Almatti dam

Karnataka releases water from Almatti Dam as rain continues to lash Maharashtra's Kolhapur district

On August 8, Karnataka had released 5 lakh cusecs water from Almatti Dam to decrease the water level in Sangli district of Maharashtra. 

published on : 8th September 2019

Thanks to rains, Jurala gets 1.75 lakh cusecs water

Due to heavy rains in the ghat areas of Pune, Satara and Kolhapur districts in the neighbouring Maharashtra, Bhima and Krishna rivers are rising again.

published on : 7th September 2019

Water levels in projects on Krishna show decline

The Yellampally project contained 19.09 tmcft against a storage capacity of 20.18 tmcft.

published on : 18th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Boat capsize toll rises to 17 in Sangli; four lakh evacuated

More than five lakh cusec of water is being discharged from Almatti dam on the Krishna river in Karnataka to ease the flood situation in western Maharashtra.

published on : 11th August 2019

Four crest gates of Srisailam project lifted

Almost 37 years after the construction of Narayanpur dam and 14 years after the construction of Almatti dam, the gates of Srisailam were lifted as early as on August 9 for the first time.

published on : 10th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Pawar speaks to PM, seeks more discharge from Almatti dam

Karnataka is not releasing 5 lakh cusec water (as demanded by Maharashtra) and therefore the water level in Sangli remains the same, Pawar said.

published on : 10th August 2019

Maharashtra floods: Karnataka increases water discharge from Almatti dam

An official said by Friday evening, the discharge would be 5 lakh cusecs as demanded by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis from his Karnataka counterpart B S Yediyurappa.

published on : 9th August 2019

'Karnataka to release five lakh cusecs water from Almatti dam': Yediyurappa tells Fadnavis 

Fadnavis on Thursday conducted an aerial survey to review the flood situation in Sangli and Kolhapur districts.

published on : 8th August 2019

Almatti dam records 2.5 lakh cusecs inflow

With heavy downpour in the Western Ghats and catchment areas of Krishna river, the level in Lal Bahadur Shastri Water Reservoir (Almatti Dam) has reached its brim.   

published on : 3rd August 2019

Almatti dam almost full,  Karnataka farmers offer prayers

Water was stored in the reservoir at 518.35m against height of 519.6m and another 1.3m is left for the reservoir to be filled to the brim.

published on : 18th July 2019

Karnataka to sign water exchange MoU with Maharashtra to solve water issues 

While Maharashtra will release 4tmcft water from Koyna dam, Karnataka will have to give 4tmcft from Almatti dam.

published on : 7th May 2019