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While Mysoreans call it a project which is disturbing the heritage of the area, Twitterati have called it a shameful waste of money and cheap politics played in the name of the Cauvery.
"The project does not involve any investment from the government unlike Sardar's statue which has been built at a cost of about Rs 3000 crore," Kumar said.
There has been a considerable dip in the number of devotees visiting Talacauvery this year even after the Tula Sankramana festival.
The meeting was attended by members of Talacauvery and Bhagamandala temple committees, Bhagamandala villagers and officials from the district administration.
A PIL plea has been filed in the High Court to quash the permission granted to quarry sand from Cauvery riverbed in Sarkar Manapalli village in Namakkal district.
The volume of water discharged into the Cauvery from upper anaicut has been increased following the plugging of breach and seepage in the regulator in the Kollidam side.
In 2016-17 it was 35.54 lakh tonnes owing to drought conditions.
With water flowing once again in the channels, farmers in Cauvery and Vennaru belts have resumed cultivation.
Actor-turned-politician Karunas was arrested on Wednesday for protesting against the IPL match and demanding the setting up of Cauvery Management Board on April 10.
In the second part of the series, our reporter traces the route of the proposed 12-km Shishila-Byrapur road that is to cut through the catchment area of River Kapila.
The farming community was heaving a sigh of relief with the early onset of the southwest monsoon in the Cauvery catchment areas.
To check the wastage of water Tamil Nadu government would be taking up a holistic programme for three years at a cost of Rs 1,000 crore by constructing check dams in the tail- end regions of Cauvery.
Tamil Nadu government tonight said all efforts are being taken to ensure that tail-end areas in the Delta region soon receive excess Cauvery water released from the Mettur dam soon.
The discharge from Tamil Nadu’s premier reservoir has now scaled up, exceeding two lakh cusecs. The Cauvery is flushing out surplus for the 42nd time since 1934.
Meanwhile, with the outflow from the Bavanisagar dam falling to 20,000 cusecs on Saturday evening, a semblance of normalcy returned to Sathy, where houses had been submerged.