Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister D.K Shivakumar on Tuesday said that direction has been given to release around 10 Thousand Million Cubic (TMC) water to the neighbouring state — Tamil Nadu. “I am again requesting for the construction of the Mekedatu project which is in the interest of both — Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. The Tamil Nadu government is not agreeing… Continue reading "Will release 10 TMC water to Tamil Nadu: Shivakumar"
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A meeting of the Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA) on Friday directed the Karnataka government to release the June and July monthly stipulated quantum of Cauvery waters to Tamilnadu for kuruvai cultivation. At the 12th meeting of CWMA, which was conducted through video conference facility, State PWD Additional Chief Secretary Dr Sandeep Saxena and other top officials from TN government… Continue reading "CWMA directs Karnataka to release Cauvery water to Tamilnadu for Kuruvai cultivation"
Chief Minister M K Stalin today opened the sluice gates of Mettur dam to release Cauvery water for irrigation of Kuruvai crops. After inspecting the desilt works in Delta districts on Friday instructed the officials to ensure Mettur water reaches till the tail end of the region. The CM’s visit to the region comes a day before the opening of… Continue reading "Stalin opens Mettur Dam for irrigation of Kuruvai crops"