Flood waters flowing into Prakasam Barrage reservoir has given rise to different activity in an around the masonry structure in Vijayawada. This has literally infused life back into River Krishna with fish occasionally making an appearance jumping out of the waters and a flock of predatory birds keeping a watch to nab them at the first available opportunity. Flowers on the river bund also have blossomed to give a touch of different colours. The Hindu photographer V. Raju captures the life around the Prakasam Barrage.
The Minister directs Collector to initiate probe immediately. To go into the depth of it, he asked District Collector N. Yuvaraj to initiate an inquiry immediately. "The Collector will be assisted by the departments of Labour, GVMC officials and the police," he told The Hindu. »