Cauvery river

Cauvery river water reaches coastal districts of Tamil Nadu

According to PWD, around 10,000 cusecs is being released from Mettur and the inflow into the dam has decreased over the past few days.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Will take all steps to get due share of Cauvery water, says Tamil Nadu CM Stalin

The State government had declared the Cauvery Delta region as a Protected Agricultural Zone as per the Tamil Nadu Protected Agricultural Zone Development Act, 2020.

published on : 12th May 2022

Mekedatu row: TN Assembly passes unanimous resolution against Karnataka

Duraimurugan who piloted the resolution accused Karnataka of posing problems to TN for decades and said the decision to proceed with the dam project "disrespecting' the SC verdict is reprehensible.

published on : 21st March 2022

Use Polavaram infra for Godavari-Cauvery interlinking: Expert

The only thing required is to enhance the carrying capacity of the existing canals from the Polavaram project and other projects to be linked, says Y Nagendranath, a farmer leader. 

published on : 7th March 2022

Karnataka government committed to implement Mekedatu project, hits out at Congress 'padayatra'

Accusing the grand old party of not doing anything for the implementation of the project while in power, he said, it had no moral right to stage a protest now.

published on : 1st March 2022

Karnataka Congress resumes Mekedatu padayatra, accuses BJP of inertia

Party leaders and workers chanted slogans as they set out on the padayatra, which they had been forced to abandon on January 13, after being pulled up by the courts over concerns of Covid-19 spread.

published on : 28th February 2022

BJP delayed project to expand its Tamil Nadu base: Karnataka leader of opposition Siddaramaiah

Tamil Nadu BJP chief Annamalai sat on a dharna against the project, while CT Ravi, BJP national general secretary, supported him, Siddaramaiah said.

published on : 10th January 2022

A watershed? Karnataka Congress begins Mekedatu yatra, government shows restraint

Earlier, a video of KPCC president DK Shivakumar stumbling while performing a pooja in the Cauvery river went viral on social networking sites with BJP trolling him.

published on : 10th January 2022

While lakes across Tamil Nadu brim, Nagayanallur lake sees no water

The lake shares its borders with seven villages near Thottiyam and is hardly seven kilometers from Mayanur barrage on Cauvery River.

published on : 8th December 2021

Stop canal water theft by private lift irrigation projects: Farmers in Tamil Nadu's Namakkal district

District Collector Shreya P Singh noted that finding the pipelines that are used to pump water from canals to the wells of lift irrigation projects was difficult.

published on : 31st October 2021

Lesser known tourism spots to be popularied, water sports in Cauvery to be improved

The Karnataka tourism department is keen to poularise it on the lines of Hoganekal falls and even to share its tourism footfall among other places.

published on : 23rd October 2021

Rain helps Karnataka make up Cauvery water shortfall to Tamil Nadu

Just before the heavy rains started this month, Karnataka was facing a difficult water position as the Kabini and KRS reservoirs had not received sufficient inflows.

published on : 21st October 2021

TN forms panels to check pollution of Cauvery river

Water samples have been taken to ascertain the level of contamination to initiate action

published on : 10th October 2021

Cauvery river heavy on contaminants: IIT-Madras study

Although several studies in the past have shown the deteriorating quality of Cauvery water, this is the first time a study has quantified the concentration of pharma contaminants.

published on : 8th October 2021

Karnataka Minister performs rituals for over 1000 unclaimed Covid-19 victims at Srirangapatna ghat

Deputy Commissioner Ashwathi and other officials took part in the rituals, held for two to three hours.

published on : 5th October 2021
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