The Minister of Water, Agriculture and Environment, Adela Martinez-Cacho and regional members of the PP, Juan Pagan and Jesus Cano today visited the Community of Irrigators of Totana and expressed their satisfaction with the decision of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Environment to authorize the agreement through Acuamed, which guarantees the supply of 10 hm3 from desalination plant Eagles to the irrigable of Totana.
For the regional manager of Water PP this great deal, shows that presidents Mariano Rajoy and Pedro Antonio Sánchez fulfill their commitment to irrigators Totana, and gives guarantee and security to 6,500 hectares, about 3,550 villagers and 4,300 farmers.
Cano has been very critical of the socialists and we by his cynicism and demagogy when they try to frighten and deceive irrigators Paretón and Raiguero with false information as to the redotación water desalination plant Eagles favors only irrigators Totana, which is completely false.
An attitude that contrasts with the Mayor of Totana Izquierda Unida has applauded the decision.
The president of the Community of Irrigators, Felipe Andreo said that Totana is congratulated for what has been achieved and announced that irrigators may have allowed water from next June 15.
This great deal, which will be fixed in an agreement, 900 families are suffering the consequences of the lack of availability of this water, PP is a party committed to the region of Murcia and always ready to find solutions benefit that help alleviate the water shortage, said the executive secretary of the MPRP water.
For the popular deputy Juan Pagán it is an act of vital importance as the supply of a total of 10 hm3 of water a year from the desalination Eagles to Totana allow the consolidation of irrigation Paretón, the Raiguero and Huerta.
10 hm3 of desalinated water will be delivered to the raft of Cerro Colorado and reach the irrigable area of â€‹â€‹Totana through the main pipeline distribution of desalinated water in the valley of Guadalentín, which built the ministry among the measures authorized by the Drought Decree which came into service last March and represents an investment of 20 million euros, said Pagan.
Both deputies recall that this solution comes only two weeks after the adoption of the motion in the Regional Assembly this agreement which strengthens the commitment of the Government of Mariano Rajoy with the Region of Murcia.