Acceding to the demand of farmers from 17 villages of the Bagha Purana Assembly constituency, Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh today sanctioned Rs 13 crore for immediate upgrade and relining of the Sivia water channel in Moga district.

A delegation led by Block Samiti chairman Gurcharan Singh Cheeda called on the CM here this afternoon.

Taking cognisance of the matter, the Chief Minster directed the Water Resources Department to undertake the work of its upgrade and relining at the earliest to enable the local farmers to get adequate water for their crops.

Source: 13 August, 2021, The Tribune