Mekedatu dam

Cauvery panel drops dam talk as TN opposes

Admitting that the Mekedatu issue was part of the CWMA’s agenda, the authority’s chief SK Haldar told reporters, “We wanted to discuss the issue.

published on : 1st September 2021

Cauvery delta farmers seek Kerala support on Mekedatu dam row

The farmers pointed out the Cauvery has been the source of irrigation for about 25 lakh acres and drinking water source for about five crore people of Tamil Nadu.

published on : 31st August 2021

Tamil Nadu to approach Supreme Court against National Green Tribunal order on Mekedatu Dam

Detailing the action taken by it to prevent neighbouring Karnataka from going ahead with its proposal to construct the dam, a policy note was tabled in the Tamil Nadu Assembly.

published on : 23rd August 2021

CT Ravi treads safe ground on Mekedatu dam, slammed

Senior BJP leader C T Ravi seems to have taken his political role as national general secretary in charge of Tamil Nadu more seriously than his role as a legislator from Karnataka.

published on : 13th August 2021

No need for permission from other states for Mekedatu, says Bommai

Bommai on Wednesday said that he and other officials have been summoned to Delhi with all relevant documents to support the State’s case.

published on : 12th August 2021

Bommai firm on Mekedatu dam, will take legal team to Delhi for nod

Brushes aside objections from Tamil Nadu, gets backing of Oppn, farmers’ organisations

published on : 10th August 2021

Karnataka must get all on board for Mekedatu dam: Union minister Shekhawat

The JDS MP sought to know why Karnataka needed Tamil Nadu’s permission to go ahead with the project since no such clause was mentioned in the Cauvery Tribunal’s orders.

published on : 6th August 2021

Mekedatu row: BJP accused of double standards by MNM

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder Kamal Haasan on Tuesday accused Tamil Nadu BJP of double standards on Mekedatu dam issue.

published on : 4th August 2021

Karnataka CM Bommai to convene all-party meet on Mekedatu issue

Bommai said he was aware of the agitation by JD(S) leader and former chief minister H D Kumaraswamy on the issue.

published on : 1st August 2021

Mekedatu our right, not concerned about TN BJP protest: Basavaraj Bommai

Reacting to Annamalai’s threat, Bommai said Karnataka will go ahead with the project “no matter who stops eating or drinking” pointing out that it was “not his concern”.

published on : 1st August 2021

Form panel to advise govt on Mekedatu: PMK

The PMK on Thursday urged the State government to constitute a panel comprising experts of water-related issues, to prevent Karnataka from building the Mekedatu dam.

published on : 30th July 2021

Annamalai targets DMK, defends NEET, opposes Mekedatu dam

Remarks at Rasipuram about ‘bringing the media under control’ within six months, Annamalai said that his remarks were twisted.

published on : 17th July 2021

In letter to Modi, Puducherry CM objects to Karnataka's proposed Mekedatu dam project

The dam project will adversely affect the Karaikal region of  UT lying in the tail end of Cauvery delta region, the CM said in the letter.

published on : 14th July 2021

What about Mekedatu dam’s eco impact, ask Greens

Not just conservationists, officials too wonder about govt claims

published on : 14th July 2021

Karnataka, TN must sort out Mekedatu dam issue: Union minister Gajendra Shekhawat

Says Centre has to be impartial, do justice to all stakeholders

published on : 14th July 2021
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