PM Modi to inaugurate Rs 9,802 crore Saryu Canal project in UP on Dec 11

PM Modi to inaugurate Rs 9,802 crore Saryu Canal project in UP on Dec 11

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Rs 9,802 crore Saryu Canal project in Balrampur district of Uttar Pradesh on December 11, yet another massive development project launched in the poll-bound state in recent weeks.

Preparations are already in full swing for the inauguration ceremony of the biggest canal project of UP, which was started way back in 1971.

The project will cover nine districts in the state, namely Gonda, Balrampur, Basti, Bahraich, Gorakhpur, Kushinagar, Shravasti, Maharajganj and Siddharthnagar.

Five rivers have been linked in this project, which include the Saryu, the Ghaghra, the Rapti, the Banganga and the Rohin. Around 6,600 km of canals have been added to the 318 km-long main canal.

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The Saryu canal project will not only benefit farmers by facilitating irrigation but also reduce the risk of flooding in flood-prone areas of the state, said UP Jal Shakti Minister Mahendra Singh.

“This project will solve problem of floods because of water coming from Nepal. It will reduce the risk of floods in Mahsi, Kaiserganj, Nanpara and Motipur tehsil areas due to water entering canals,” said the minister.

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