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M Venkaiah Naidu, Vasundhara Raje review Dravyavati river project in Jaipur

Under the Dravyavati river project, the 47.5-km long Dravyavati river, which has shrunk into drain, is being rejuvenated.

By: PTI | Jaipur |
May 24, 2017 2:29:30 pm
Venkaiah Naidu, , india news, latest news, indian express Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu said that the Dravyavati project will enhance Jaipur’s beauty. (File Photo)

Union minister M Venkaiah Naidu along with Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today conducted an aerial survey of Dravyavati river project in Rajasthan.

The project will enhance the beauty of the Jaipur city, the Urban Development minister said.

Before departing for Kota, Naidu and Raje conducted the aerial survey and reviewed the progress of the project
undertaken by Tata Projects.

The 47.5-km long Dravyavati river, which has shrunk into a ‘nala’ (drain), is being rejuvenated under the project.

The project will ensure seamless water supply in the river throughout the year.

More than 16,000 trees will be planted and 65,000 square meters green area will be developed under the project worth Rs 1,667 crore.

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