Guinness Book record for Polavaram
Source :NewsBharati   Date :07-Jan-2019



West Godavari, Jan 7: Andhra Pradesh’s multi-purpose irrigation project Polavaram is all set to create history. The ongoing mega concreting activity of Polavaram has been recognized by the internationally acclaimed Guinness Book record.

According to media reports, the prestigious national project has completed concreting work of 32,100 cubic meters in just 24 hours. lauding Polavaram officials, Chief Minister Nara Chandra Babu Naidu on Monday will personally visit Polavaram construction site and receive the official certificate.

The whole process was completed in a single stretch. Navayuga Engineering company is looking after the construction work. Recently, the national project had bagged the prestigious Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP) award. 

Situated in the West Godavari district of the Andhra Pradesh, Polavaram is the ambitious project of Chandra Bubu Naidu. On several occasions, Naidu accused BJP led central government of blocking aid for the centrally financed project.

Last Month, the Chief Minister had launched the much-awaited radial gate erection programme of the Polavaram national irrigation project. The first phase of Polavaram will be completed by May 2019.