People of Kanigiri have been fighting for the project from 1914

Tamil Nadu Governor K.Rosaiah laid the foundation stone for the Rs. 18-crore Potti Sriramulu irrigation project on Monday, raising hopes among the people of Peddacherlopalli and Kanigiri mandals fighting for it from 1914. The Kanigiri Assembly constituency is also fluorosis-hit. The project has been aptly christened after the Potti Sriramulu, who hailed from this region then part of Nellore district, he said.

  • Rosaiah pays tributes to Potti Sriramulu

  • Calls for planned expenditure to create permanent assets