Month: August 2020

UYYALAWADA NARASIMHA REDDY – THE UNSUNG HERO FROM ANDHRA PRADESH.

Andhra Pradesh is home for many heroes, some very celebrated and some forgotten. Here is one such man who was forgotten by us, Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy! Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy was a Polygar (also called Paalegaru) i.e. the head of the village Koilkuntla in modern day Kurnool district. He is one of the earliest known Indians to …

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KONDAVEETI VAGU LIFT PUMPING SCHEME, THE SUPER PROJECT THAT MAKES AMARAVATI CITY FLOOD FREE.

The Kondaveeti Vagu aka Kondaveedu stream, is a stream that originates in the Kondaveedu hill range and drains in the Krishna river near Undavalli. The quiet flowing drain turns into a powerful stream when water from medium drains including Ayanna Vagu, Pottela Vagu, Pala Vagu etc, flow into it. During monsoons, the heavy inflow of …

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