In-principle approval of a project related to river front development also granted
उत्तर प्रदेश के मुख्यमंत्री श्री अखिलेश यादव 16 अगस्त, 2014 को अपने सरकारी आवास पर सिंचाई विभाग द्वारा किए गए प्रस्तुतीकरण के अवसर पर।
A presentation to remove silt/sand/mud in canals, rivers and ponds through modern machines was made before the Chief Minister Mr. Akhilesh Yadav today after which he gave his inprinciple approval to the same. It is pertinent to point out here that desalting is important for maintaining the original form of these water bodies.
Other than this, the Chief Minister also gave his in-principle approval to the river-front development project, presentation of which was done by the irrigation department. The Chief Minister issued directions to the Chief Secretary to make the irrigation department the nodal agency for this work and ensure coordination with other related departments.
Also present during the presentation at the Chief Minister’s official residence were PWD and Irrigation Minister Mr. Shivpal Singh Yadav, Chief Secretary Mr. Alok Ranjan, Principal Secretary (Irrigation) Mr. Deepak Singhal and other senior officials.