Thursday, September 14, 2017
Waterman of India Rajender Singh alleged that Corporate lobby and political lobby was behind the move to safeguard rivers by the spiritual guru Jaggi Vasudev.
Addressing a press conference here today, he said that importance should be given to safeguard the rivers instead of inter-linking rivers. The inter-linkage of rivers will only benefit the contracts to the tune of lakhs of crore of rupees, he said.
On the construction of State capital on the Krishna River bed is not correct as there is every threat of prone to floods as the construction would be done 7km down below the river bed. He also said that the Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu constructing house is also in violation of law.