Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday ordered an inquiry into the alleged sub-standard repair and renovation of the Kuhira reservoir dam.
Kumar asked Water Resource Department Minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary to carry out his order after a group of farmers complained about it during the first day of his 'Seva Yatra' in Bihar's Kaimur district.
Kumar inspected various irrigation projects including Jagdamba dam in Chainpur block in the Mapost-hit Kaimur district.
He later visited the site of Vishwakarma pump canal located in Durgawati block and directed Chaudhary to ensure completion of Rs 118.15 crore irrigation project in time.
The Vishwakarma pump camp with storage capacity of 630 quesec water will provide irrigation water to 9000 hectare farmland in Ramgarh and Durgawati blocks of Kaimur district.