Poondi reservoir

Poondi reservoir near Chennai may store two tmcft more water

The Water Resource Department may submit a plan to enhance the capacity of dam and also build a new reservoir at Ramanjeri for storage.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Deft dam control helps keep Tamil Nadu afloat despite heavy rains

The recent waterlogging in several parts of the State stemmed from lack of infrastructure and poor planning rather than sudden release of water from dams.

published on : 29th November 2021

Flood alert issued for people in Chennai's suburbs

Since 2 pm on Sunday, 1000 cubic feet surplus water per second was being released from the Poondi reservoir.

published on : 10th October 2021