L&T bags order worth Rs 2,500-5,000 cr from Telangana Govt

New Delhi: Infra player Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has bagged an order worth Rs 2,500-5,000 crore from Telangana Government.

Then order has been bagged by the Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business division of L&T. The award has been given by Irrigation and Command Area Development Department of Telangana Government. 

The order related to the Sita Rama Lift Irrigation scheme of the state government to irrigate around 9.36 lakh acres in Mahabubabad, Khammam and Kothagudem districts. The works will include building a 1,263 meter long barrage and 65 radial gates. The project will also include buildings 96.4 kilometer of guide bunds and hoisting arrangements on both the sides of the barrage. 

The entire project has to be completed in two years, the company said in a statement. The project is being built to increase the storage capacity of the Dummugudem Anicut through increasing the pond level of the 1,550 meter of the current anicut from the present level.