We will certainly do justice to you as yours is the first village to sell land for Mallannasagar,” the Collector assured the Singaram villagers.
Incidentally the Singaram villagers met the Collector the day after the farmers of Etigaddakishtapur submitted a petition to to implement the Right to Fair Compensation in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act – 2013 (LA Act- 2013).
The residents of Singaram village met Collector P. Venkataram Reddy here on Saturday and petitioned him to offer them the price being offered to villages being submerged under Kondapochamma Reservoir.
Mr. Venkataram Reddy assured the villagers that it was his responsibility to fulfil the promise made by the government.
We were offered ? 6 lakh per acre and we did not even protest,” the villagers told the Collector.