Cauvery basin

Rs 7,700-crore project to modernise irrigation infrastructure in Cauvery basin to be ready by 2024

After the green signal by Cauvery Water Regulation Committee, the State government had planned to extend, renovate and modernise irrigation infrastructure in the Cauvery basin.

published on : 21st January 2022

Mekedatu dam will also benefit Tamil Nadu: Institution of Engineers - Karnataka Centre chairman

He said that the construction of the Mekedatu project enables Karnataka to use surplus water in all four reservoirs to cultivate more than 13 lakh acres and also give water to paddy cultivation.

published on : 19th January 2022

No hydrocarbon extraction taking place in Tamil Nadu right now, clarifies Centre

Thoothukudi MP Kanimozhi had asked if the Union govt had considered cancelling the bids called for hydrocarbon extraction in the Protected Agricultural Zone in Tamil Nadu, as requested by the TN govt

published on : 4th August 2021