Rajanna Sircilla: Assembly Speaker, Pocharam Srinivas Reddy has informed that Sircilla is going to become as a ‘Sirula Zilla’ (rich district) under the leadership of IT and Municipal Administration Minister KT Rama Rao.
Srinivas Reddy along with Rama Rao planted trees while participating in Haritha Haram programme in the district on Friday.
Speaking on the occasion, the speaker opined that never before in the past such developmental works had taken place in the district. Rama Rao was getting sanctioned a number of works with the cooperation of the Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao. Both old and new ayacut put together, 50 lakh acres were going to be cultivated in two seasons. Farmers would get the benefit of Rs 1 lakh crore per year.
It was materialized only because of construction of Kaleshwaram lift irrigation project. The drought prone Sircilla area has turned as a green field with the arrival of kaleshwaram water. Moreover, the ground water table has also been enhanced. Talking about implementation of government schemes, Srinivas Reddy said every house in the state was getting the benefits of welfare schemes being implemented by the government.
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