Special Correspondent

HYDERABAD: Chief Minister Y. S. Rajasekhara Reddy will dedicate to the nation, the Peddagadda project in Vizianagaram, Pedderu in Visakhapatnam and Surampalem in East Godavari district on Sunday.

The AMR project in Nalgonda district will be dedicated later this month.

Part of Jalayagnam

These are the first set of projects completed partially or fully under the Jalayagnam programme and are being inaugurated now to provide irrigation to some 80,000 acres out of the 7.52 lakh acres, the target set for this kharif season under new projects.

More on the anvil

"This is only the beginning," the Chief Minister was quoted as saying, referring to the large number of other projects awaiting inauguration in the next few months in the State.