Irrigation engineers and officials of the firms, which implemented Hundri-Neeva project, have been asked to expedite acquisition of lands required to construct bridges across the canal of the completed Phase I of the project, and for rehabilitation and resettlement of the displaced.

Major Irrigation Minister P. Sudarshan Reddy asked them to fill the remaining tanks and drinking water sources under all completed projects and particularly those lying under Hundri-Neeva Phase I. He said the officials and representatives of companies which completed Phase I, would be felicitated at a function here on December 26.