Officials from the CMO and water resources department are expected to take up the issue with CM Yediyurappa on Monday.
The authority would comprise a chairman, eight members besides a secretary.
While fixing the plea for May 16, the apex court responded saying the submitted draft Cauvery scheme needs to be examined for consonance with its judgment.
V Narayanasamy said the Centre was "adopting all means to ensure the CMB was not formed in spite of a clear order from the Supreme Court to set up the board."
Political parties strongly criticise Centre for seeking more time to submit draft scheme and for continued apathy towards Tamil Nadu; warn of massive agitations if the State is not rendered justice on
The apex court had criticised the Centre for neither framing the scheme in six weeks as directed by it nor approaching the court prior to the March 31 deadline to convey difficulties.
Madras High Court allowed farmer leader P Ayyakannu to stage protest at Marina beach for one-day over the issue of constitution of Cauvery Management Board.
Shukla met with the Home Secretary at his North Block office in the wake of demands by various Tamil groups and political parties that IPL Twenty20 matches be suspended in the city.
Cauvery management board issue: Protest escalates in Chennai; two held for throwing shoes at CSK player
Traffic on the arterial Anna Salai was thrown out of gear as protestors from various political parties and movements were seen raising slogans against the Centre for not constituting CMB.
With the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board getting delayed due to legal wranglings, activists are demanding that the Supreme Court ensure release of water to Tamil Nadu from
Backing the demand for setting up the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) and Cauvery Water Regulatory Committee (CWRC) and closure of the Sterlite Copper plant in Thoothukudi, Tamil film industry on Sunda
Tamil film fraternity launches hunger strike for Cauvery Management Board; Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan join
Joining the growing chorus for Cauvery Management Board, the Tamil film industry today jumped into protests by observing a one-day fast at Valluvarkottam in Chennai.
Governor Banwarilal Purohit today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and he is likely to meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh later in the day.
AIADMK for no-trust move against Centre, says Deputy Lok Sabha speaker Thambidurai after deadlock on Cauvery issue
Thambidurai said Tamil Nadu's demand seeking setting up of Cauvery Management Board should become a "people's movement" in the state.
Plea seeks clarification on whether it can turn board into a mix of administrative and technical body; parties term the move as BJP tactic in view of K’taka polls.