Mettur reservoir

Increased Cauvery water inflow into Mettur reservoir augurs well for Kuruvai paddy season

Following rains in the catchment areas of Cauvery, inflow into the reservoir has been significant for over a week, While inflow was 5,554 cusecs on Saturday, it increased to 9,314 cusecs on Monday.

published on : 17th May 2022

Kuruvai cultivation prospects brighten with Mettur reservoir level rise

The comfortable level has raised hopes among delta region farmers of undertaking short-term Kuruvai paddy cultivation

published on : 5th May 2022

Cauvery delta farmers seek water release from Mettur dam beyond January 28

The water from Mettur reservoir is usually released on June 12 for irrigation of crops in the Cauvery delta districts and used to be closed on January 28.

published on : 22nd January 2022