Mekedatu project

Mekedatu project: "What did Congress do when in power?" asks Karnataka CM Bommai

Bommai's statement came a day after Congress's Karnataka unit announced that it will organise a padayatra from Mekedatu to Bengaluru, a distance of over 100 km, demanding the project's implementation.

published on : 8th November 2021

Congress workers in Karnataka plan padayatra over Mekedatu project

Hundreds of Congress workers from eight districts will embark upon a 100-km long padayatra from the Mekedatu project site in Kanakapura taluk to Bengaluru.

published on : 8th November 2021

HDK demands Centre’s intervention on Mekedatu, Cauvery row

On the Cauvery River Authority directing Karnataka to release 28 tmcft of water to Tamil Nadu, he said the Centre should intervene and treat all states equally.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Cauvery authority puts off Mekedatu discussion with TN

The issue is likely to come up for discussion during the next meeting of the Authority in September.

published on : 1st September 2021

Mekedatu project: TN moves SC to restrain Karnataka

“Any new scheme contemplated should be taken up only with the consent of the other basin States as they are vitally affected by the unilateral action of the upper riparian State.

published on : 28th August 2021

'No one can stop Mekedatu project', says Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

In his maiden Independence Day speech as Chief Minister, Basavaraj Bommai reiterated his government's stand on the balancing reservoir project.

published on : 16th 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

Bommai, Annamalai lock horns over Mekedatu project

No compromise, says CM as TN BJP president holds one-day hunger strike against project; face-off puts BJP in sticky spot  

published on : 6th August 2021

End Mekedatu controversy, save Cauvery first: Sadhguru

He said the rich lands of Coorg and Malnad should not flow down with water, the water should sink into the soil.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Mekedatu row: BSY plays brotherhood card, says project will strengthen ties with TN

Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Saturday said that the Mekedatu project across the Cauvery will not affect any neighbouring state.

published on : 18th July 2021

Mekedatu project our prerogative, says BSY

The Upper Bhadra Project has already received environmental and investment clearances and is one step away from being recognised as a national project. 

published on : 14th July 2021

No stopping Karnataka from implementing Mekedatu project: Bommai

K’taka confident of going ahead with project; CM likely to take it up with Jal Shakti Minister 

published on : 13th July 2021

Tiruchy: Farmers block road against Mekedatu project

Farmers staged a protest against the Karnataka government’s decision to implement Mekedatu project, by holding skull in their hands, near the collectorate in Tiruchy on Tuesday.

published on : 7th July 2021

Why need TN nod for Mekedatu project?: Siddaramaiah

We have 25 MPs and the CM who are tigers here, but are afraid to ask the Centre for our share of funds.

published on : 6th July 2021
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