The world’s largest multi-stage lift irrigation project across the Goadavari river in Telangana will be inaugurated by CM K Chandrasekhar Rao on Friday. The ceremony will be attended by the Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh counterparts and Telangana Governor E S L Narasimhan.

The project will irrigate 45 lakh acres of land for two crops in a year. Also meeting the drinking water requirement of 70% of the state. The Rs 80,000 crore project is the major step towards the goal of ‘Bangaru Telangana’.┬áThe foundation stone for the project was laid in 2016. It is the world’s biggest project of its kind completed in the shortest time.

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