Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has said Karnataka’s proposal to construct a reservoir across river Cauvery at Mekedatu was untenable and ought to be rejected outright and urged the Centre against giving its nod for the project following a fresh appeal by the upper riparian state. Palaniswami reiterated Tamil Nadu’s stand on the issue and urged Union Environment… Continue reading "Reject Karnataka’s proposal for Mekedatu: EPS urges Centre"
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami called on Telengana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan at her residence at Saligramam in Chennai on Monday evening. Sources close to the CM described it as courtesy call. “EPS was in foreign tour when Tamilisai took charge as the Governor of Telangana. Hence, he could not wish her personally. Since she is in Chennai, he… Continue reading "CM EPS meets T’gana Governor Tamilisai at her home in Chennai"
Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will participate in a Niti Aayog meeting to be held in New Delhi today. During his visit, the chief minister is likely to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and couple of key union ministers. The Prime Minister, as chairperson of Niti-Aayog, will address the Chief Ministers of all… Continue reading "EPS in New Delhi for Niti Aayog, meeting with Modi, Amit Shah on cards"
Amid reports of the AIADMK angling for a slot in the Union Ministry, party coordinator-Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and co-coordinator-Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, who on Saturday took part in a meeting of leaders and newly-elected MPs belonging to the National Democratic Alliance in New Delhi, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Palaniswami was among those who seconded a… Continue reading "EPS-OPS meet Modi, who from TN will find place in Union Cabinet?"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the Deputy Chief Minister, the heads of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, have been invited to attend a meeting of the National Democratic Alliance in New Delhi on Saturday evening. This has come amid reports that the Deputy Chief Minister had been lobbying with the Bharatiya Janata Party for his son P Raveendranath… Continue reading "EPS, OPS invited for NDA leaders meet in Delhi"
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has said necessary actions have been taken to address the water scarcity issue in the State. Speaking to mediapersons at Madurai airport, he said, the lack of monsoon rains has led to the present drought-like condition. Meanwhile, the AIADMK has presented its performance score-card along with a manifesto of promises while summing up… Continue reading "CM says all steps taken to solve water crisis in TN"