Srisailam reservoir received heavy inflows from Jurala dam on Saturday. The flood ranged up to 3.18 lakh cusecs contributing 30 tmcft per day. According to Srisailam dam authorities, the reservoir level rose to 847.50 ft with a storage of 112.89 tmcft. The level is only seven feet short of the Minimum Drawdown Level, which is expected to cross by tomorrow. Meanwhile, TB dam at Hospet too received copious flows on Saturday. The dam received 70,137 cusecs while the level rose to 1617.96 ft. The reservoir would be full in a week if the same flow sustains.
– Special Correspondent