The KondaveetiVagu, known popularly as ‘Stream of Sorrow’, is soon to turn into a boon for Amaravati and save the capital region from inundation through a unique water-lift pumping scheme. Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Ltd has executed the works of challenging scheme and made it ready for commissioning. The scheme so designed to lift 5250 cusecs (0.5 tmc) of water from the stream during floods and pump it into the river and adjoining canal with the help of 16 heavy duty motors and pumps.