Mullaiperiyar dam

Idukki residents take out protest march as TN opens Mullaperiyar dam without warning

Tamil Nadu had opened 10 of the 13 shutters of the dam in the wee hours of Thursday to let out nearly 10,000 cusecs of water from the dam which ultimately resulted in water levels rising

published on : 2nd December 2021

Mullaiperiyar dam level at 141 ft; second alert issued

With the Mullaiperiyar dam water level reaching 141 ft on Thursday, a second flood alert was issued by the Public Works Department officials.

published on : 19th November 2021

Officials issue flood alert as Mullaiperiyar dam almost reaches full tank level

The water level in Mullaiperiyar dam has reached 140.35 feet against its total capacity of 142 feet. For the last one month, the areas near the dam has been receiving continuous rains.

published on : 16th November 2021

'Break your silence over Mullaiperiyar dam issue': OPS tells CM Stalin, demands all-party meet

'There could be differences among the political parties in Tamil Nadu, but when it comes to the rights of the state, all parties and leaders have to raise their vocie,' said O Panneerselvam.

published on : 13th November 2021

TN govt will never give up its rights over Mullaiperiyar dam: Minister

Earlier in the day, the minister and Collector KV Muralidharan attended a meeting to review developmental activities in the district.

published on : 12th November 2021

Mullaiperiyar dam row: AIADMK holds protests against TN, Kerala govts

Party coordinator O Panneerselvam, who led the agitation at Cumbum in Theni district, said,

published on : 10th November 2021

TN released Mullaiperiyar water as per SC directive: Durai Murugan

The Minister’s clarification comes in the wake of charges levelled by the AIADMK and BJP for the past few of weeks over the release of water. 

published on : 9th November 2021

Stalin acted like comedian, says Annamalai on Mullaperiyar row

The BJP leader said, “ Stalin has surrendered before the Kerala government.

published on : 9th November 2021

Visited Mullaiperiyar dam 14 times since 2001: Panneerselvam

“Now, the question before the DMK government is this: Whether the water was released from the dam unilaterally by Kerala or was it done with the Tamil Nadu’s consent?

published on : 7th November 2021

Stalin thanks Kerala counterpart Pinarayi for nod to fell 15 trees

Chief Minister MK Stalin on Saturday thanked his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan for granting permission to fell 15 trees downstream of the baby dam at the Mullaiperiyar dam site.

published on : 7th November 2021

New dam at Mullaiperiyar not needed, TN will sort out disputes with Kerala: S Duraimurugan

“As per the Supreme Court instructions, several technical committees had inspected the dam and vouched for its good condition.

published on : 6th November 2021

TN govt ceding rights on Mullaiperiyar dam to Kerala: Annamalai

Chief Minister MK Stalin is ceding the State’s rights of Mullaiperiyar to Kerala with an eye for deputy prime minister’s position, said BJP state president K Annamalai.

published on : 6th November 2021

Mullaiperiyar row: AIADMK to stage protests on November 9

Panneerselvam and Palaniswami condemned State Water Resources Minister Durai Murugan, saying he yielded to  pressure from the neighbouring State.

published on : 3rd November 2021

AIADMK to stage protests at five TN districts over Mullaiperiyar row

Later briefing mediapersons, Panneerselvam said the level of water storage capacity at Mullaiperiyar dam was raised from 136 feet to 142 feet following a long legal battle by Jayalalithaa.

published on : 2nd November 2021

Officials from Tamil Nadu, not Kerala, released water from Mullaiperiyar, says Durai Murugan

Stating that some reports erroneously claimed the dam was being operated with ulterior motives, the minister said such reports should be avoided considering the interests of both States.

published on : 31st October 2021
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