Mekedatu

Stalin's Delhi visit: Tamil Nadu CM meets President,V-P; to take up power amendment Bill with PM

Stalin called on President Droupadi Murmu and Vice President Jagdeep Dhankar and described the meeting, a courtesy visit, as satisfactory.

published on : 17th August 2022

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

‘Dam at Mekedatu will hit water flow to Tamil Nadu’: State government informs Supreme Court

The Karnataka government told a bench headed by Justice AM Khanwilkar that the reservoir is set to be constructed within the state and there is no question of impacting the water flow.

published on : 21st July 2022

Proposed Mekedatu reservoir to severely impact water flow: TN tells SC; Karnataka refutes claim

Tamil Nadu government had earlier moved the apex court seeking to restrain Karnataka from proceeding with any activity regarding the proposed construction of a reservoir at Mekedatu.

published on : 21st July 2022

Sit and thrash out Mekedatu issue: Union minister to Karnataka, TN

Union Minister of State for Jal Shakti Bishweswar Tudu said that Karnataka and Tamil Nadu should hold talks and arrive at an understanding on the Mekedatu reservoir issue.

published on : 1st July 2022

Do not approve Karnataka’s Mekedatu dam proposal, Stalin urges Centre

He was speaking at a government function here in Vellore. He said Karnataka has been showing too much interest in the construction of the dam in the past two weeks.

published on : 30th June 2022

TN delegation meets Shekhawat, says CWMA can’t discuss Mekedatu

Talking to reporters after meeting the Union Minister, Durai Murugan said, “Our main demand was that the CWMA should not discuss the proposal for Mekedatu dam.

published on : 23rd June 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

TN legislators’ team will meet Jal Minister to discuss Mekedatu

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

published on : 19th 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

Mekedatu issue: TN delegation of leaders of legislature parties to meet Union Minister soon, says CM

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin has expressed shock at Cauvery Water Management Authority Chairman SK Haldar's statement that the Authority would discuss the Mekedatu dam issue on June 23.

published on : 18th June 2022

Bommai meets Union Water Resources Minister, discusses Mekedatu 

Terms Tamil Nadu’s move “political stunt”  Says Karnataka will respond to neighbouring state’s SC plea once notice is served.

published on : 18th 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

TN plea in SC on Cauvery authority will not stand up to scrutiny: Bommai

‘Karnataka will reply if notice is served, neighbouring state can’t tell Central govt what to do’  

published on : 9th June 2022

Will respond promptly, correctly to TN's opposition to discuss on Mekedatu project, says Karnataka CM

His statement comes a day after TN moved the SC seeking a direction to the CWMA restraining any discussion on Karnataka's Detailed Project Report on Mekedatu balancing reservoir project at its meeting

published on : 8th June 2022

Mekedatu resolution gets Karnataka Cabinet nod

The Cabinet approved this until a decision on justifiable share of water between the states is cleared.

published on : 31st May 2022
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