Finally, Narmada Control Authority, NCA has give permission to raise height of Narmada Dam upto 138.68 meters from 121.92 meters and install gates. This decision has come after 8 years.
Speaking on the occasion, Gujarat Chief Minister,Anandiben Patel said we have initiated preparatory work and other work will be over post monsoon around September. Gujarat CM performed puja at Kevadiya Colony near Sardar Sarvar Dam.
People of Gujarat were over joyed with the decision of center and burst crackers and danced on the roads.