Hyderabad, September 29: Telangana State IT and Municipal Administration Minister K Taraka Rama Rao expressed happiness on receiving the National Award for Mission Bhagiratha, the prestigious scheme of the Government of Telangana. He said that he is happy to receive this award for providing safe drinking water to all rural areas. Minister KTR thanked the Center for recognizing the state on this occasion. KTR appealed to the Center to honor the NITI Aayog’s recommendations to sanction Rs 19,000 crore for Mission Bhagiratha.
“Telangana’s flagship “Mission Bhagirath” wins National Award for providing safe drinking water to all rural households. Thanks for the recognition, but it will be appropriate if the NDA government recommends NITI Aayog to give Rs 19,000 crore for this pioneering project. Can respect,” KTR tweeted.