Tamil Nadu CM says Thervoykandigai reservoir completes in two months
CM Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the government has almost finished the construction of the Thervoykandigai reservoir, the 5th drinking water reservoir in the Tiruvallur district. The government has linked the watering bodies and off-take canals from the Kandaleru Poondi canal.
The plan was started by the Ex-CM Jayalalithaa to stock one tmcft of water a year.
The CM said, “Action will be taken to complete the remaining work in the next two months and store water in the monsoon days to provide uninterrupted water supply to the Chennai.”
Palaniswami said Godavari- Cauvery was his government’s ambitious scheme and Centre’s intervention was sought to help the program that would safeguard the farmer's interest.