Cauvery Water Management Authority

Cauvery Water Management Authority meeting skips Mekedatu dam issue

The 16th meeting of the Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA), held in New Delhi on Friday, skipped the Mekedatu dam issue as the matter is pending before the Supreme Court.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Mekedatu dam may submerge tourist hotspots

They fear that the construction of the dam will submerge most of the holiday spots, including those of Jungle Lodges and Resorts’ Bheemeshwari and Galibore fishing camps. 

published on : 20th June 2022

Mekedatu row: TN delegation to meet Jal Sakthi Minister

Stalin said Karnataka has been making efforts to reduce the quantum of Cauvery water being given to TN, and Mekedatu dam was one such move.

published on : 19th June 2022

Will discuss Karnataka's Mekedatu plan: Cauvery Water Management Authority chief

CWMA chief SK Haldar said that the Authority would ensure the allocation of water as ordered by the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal and the Supreme Court in the best possible way.

published on : 18th June 2022

Karnataka CM Bommai meets Jal Shakti minister Gajendra Shekhawat, discusses Mekedatu project

The Tamil Nadu government last week moved the Supreme Court with an aim to seek a direction to the CWMA restraining it from holding any discussion on the project at its meeting.

published on : 18th June 2022

Karnataka's plan to build dam at Mekedatu violates SC order: Tamil Nadu minister Durai Murugan

Water Resources minister Durai Murugan requested Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai not to make any further move on the Mekedatu issue until the SC resolves this dispute.

published on : 16th June 2022

Stalin’s letter to PM on Mekedatu not legal: Bommai

Bommai said the Central Water Commission and Jal Shakthi Ministry had earlier put a condition that a detailed project report on the Mekedatu project has to be approved by CWMA.

published on : 15th June 2022

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin asks PM Modi to keep Mekedatu issue off Cauvery river authority table

Ahead of Friday meet, Stalin highlights that SC must take call, requests Modi to tell Jal Shakthi minister to comply

published on : 14th June 2022