Telangana Assembly | Minister Harish Rao Excellent Speech On Mission Kakatiya Success
Irrigation Minister Harish Rao delivered an excellent speech on Mission Kakatiya and made it clear that the state government had achieved great success with the project, which is aimed at restoration of lakes and ponds. During Question Hour in Assembly, he said that NABARD recognized the results of mission Kakatiya. He also asserted that after the restoration of ponds, state saw an increase of 51.5% in the year 2016 in ground water levels. He further said in 2013-14, underground waters were 6.91 meters, in the year 2016-17, 9.2 meters underground was increased and additional flood waters have also increased crop yields. And, between 2013-14, 36-39% of fish production in the year 2016-17 has increased due to the Mission Kakatiya.