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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES,

River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1580

ANSWERED ON 24.12.2018

DPR on Mekedatu Project

  1. SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

Will the Minister of WATER RESOURCES, RIVER DEVELOPMENT AND GANGA REJUVENATION be pleased to state:

(a) Whether Karnataka Government has submitted the Detailed Project Report (DPR) on the proposed Mekedatu project;

(b) The details of estimated cost of the project to be shared by the Central and State Governments;

(c) The share of drinking water proposed to be allocated to Bengaluru; and

(d) The proposed timeline for completion of the project?

ANSWER

THE MINISTER OF STATE FOR WATER RESOURCES, RIVER DEVELOPMENT AND GANGA REJUVENATION & PARLIAMENTARY AFFAIRS

(Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal)

(a) No Detailed Project Report (DPR) on the proposed Mekedatu project has been submitted in Central Water Commission (CWC) by Government of Karnataka.

 

(b) to (d)   Does not arise.

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