With short-supply of water by Visakhapatnam Industrial Water Supply Company threatening production at Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, Union Steel Secretary G. Mohan Kumar and RINL CMD P. Madhusudan are rushing to Hyderabad.

Sources said they would call on Chief Secretary P.K. Mohanty on Wednesday and apprise him of the situation. As against commitment to supply 42 MGD, VSP was getting 18 to 20 MGD. To continue production at 7.3 million tonne, it needs 42 MGD through Yeleru Left Main Canal.

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