Man jailed for illegally opening barrage gates

The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Court Judge Bhupal Reddy on Tuesday awarded four months imprisonment to a man for the unauthorised release of water from the Prakasam Barrage here.

Following a complaint by the Irrigation Department that M. Bangaru Babu had opened gate No.58 and 59 on May 16, 2017 at 1.10 p.m., the One Town police registered a case. About 100 cusecs of water was released in five minutes.

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