Mancherial: Irrigation projects in the district received copious inflows following rains in upstream areas on Sunday. Sripada Yellampalli at Gudipet village in Hajipur mandal received inflows of 1.91 lakh cusecs due to rains in the upstream areas and catchment.
Surplus water discharged downstream of the project built across Godavari river by lifting 24 crest gates. The water level reached 19.28 tmcs as against storage capacity of 20.175 tmcs, according to a bulletin released by authorities concerned.
Meanwhile, Kadem Narayan Reddy Project had inflows of 3,540 cusecs. One gate was lifted to release 6,231 cusecs of water. The water level was 6.978 tmcs as against storage capacity 7.603 tmcs. Kumram Bheem project at Ada village in Kerameri mandal had inflows of 1,445 cusecs. The reservoir has 9.277 tmc at present against its gross storage capacity of 10.393 tmcs.
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