The Centre should not permit the Karnataka government to build a dam at Mekedatu across the Cauvery based on the Supreme Court verdict of February 16, 2018. It proscribed any state from undertaking such a venture, Chief Minister MK Stalin said on Wednesday. Laying the foundation stone for new schemes and declaring open completed schemes in addition to distributing government… Continue reading "Stalin asks Centre to stop Karnataka’s Dam plan"
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Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has reaffirmed that Karnataka could not build the balancing reservoir across Cauvery river without Tamil Nadu’s consent, State Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan said on Wednesday. Duraimurugan, who led an all-party delegation and called on the Union Minister at Delhi, claimed that like the assurances made in the past, the Union Minister told the… Continue reading "Karnataka cannot build dam across Cauvery without TN’s consent: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat"
The Cauvery River Water Management Authority (CRWMA) has instructed Karnataka to release 30.6 tmc to Tamilnadu immediately. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cauvery Management Authority held on Tuesday. Speaking to reporters after the meeting, CRWMA’s SK Haldar said Karnataka was supposed to release 86 tmc of water by the end of August, but released only 57… Continue reading "CRWMA orders Karnataka to release 30.6tmc Cauvery water"