Mekedatu dam

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

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

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 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

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

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

Karnataka Assembly slams TN Mekedatu resolution

Opposition leader Siddaramaiah, though, felt that Bommai should have consulted the opposition while drafting the resolution to condemn Tamil Nadu’s resolution. 

published on : 25th March 2022

AIADMK urges Puducherry government to adopt resolution against Mekedatu dam construction

In the interest of the farmers of Karaikal district, Puducherry should also request the central government to deny the clearance required for constructing the Mekedatu dam, said the AIADMK

published on : 23rd March 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