Amaravati: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy here on Wednesday reviewed the measures being taken for the Mission Purification of the Krishna and Godavari canals and steps to eradicate pollution in the canals. The Chief Minister directed the officials to release water to the canals only after purification and to identify the areas where the canals need to be strengthened.

He directed the officials to identify places where purification centres have to be set up on the course of the canals. He said he would personally oversee the implementation of the purification process.

He introduced the representatives of the Gandipeta Welfare Society (GWS) to the officials, who have extensively participated in the purification process. The GWS representatives presented a vedio in the work they had done in Kannur. The Chief Minister directed the officials to take the guidance of the GWS representatives in the Mission Purication of Krishna and Godavari canals.

The Chief Minister said that a pilot project would be taken up for the purification of the canals in Vijayawada.

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