Punish Telangana authorities
Additional affidavit of AP Govt in NGT
New Delhi, August 6 (Andhra Jyoti): “Though the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has ordered twice not to take up the Palamuru Ranga Reddy lift project, the Telangana government is not heeding it. Again Palamuru continues to work. The Telangana officials who are violating the rules should be punished,” said AP Water Resources Department Principal Secretary J. Shyamala Rao filed additional affidavit in NGT. The tribunal brought to the attention of the newspaper reports that an accident occurred during the work of package-1 in connection with the pump house at Elluru, Kolhapur mandal of Nagarkurnool district, and five workers died. He stated that the Telangana government has no respect for the law and the NGT orders, and the special secretary of the state government and other officials involved in the uplift scheme should be punished.