Reservoirs

Water in Andhra Pradesh's major reservoirs put at record 590.7 TMC

Reservoirs in the state are more than 65 per cent full just one month after Summer and early release of irrigation water for Kharif. 

published on : 24th July 2022

Amid excess pre-monsoon rains, inflow to Karnataka's reservoirs from May for the first time

This follows the 105.5 per cent excess pre-monsoon rains this year (March 1, 2022, to May 31, 2022), which is the highest in the state in the last 50 years.

published on : 10th June 2022

Water level in all reservoirs of Andhra Pradesh enough for Kharif needs 

Officials attributed the more water level to heavy rains received during monsoon last year, besides copious inflows from upstream projects.

published on : 1st June 2022

Andhra Pradesh's reservoirs have more water than last year for Kharif needs

The comfortable position of water levels, besides the forecast of an early monsoon, have made the government decide to go for early release of water from projects to aycuts.

published on : 14th May 2022

In two months, water level in 90 TN dams down by 58 tmcft

As Tamil Nadu begins to feel the summer heat, water level in 90 reservoirs across the State has gone down by 58 thousand million cubic feet (tmcft) in last two months, show data.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Three-member panel to study impact on Hyderabad environment if GO 111 is abolished

The committee will give its report in the next six months and will also examine how the area right from Ananthagiri to the filer beds in Mir Alam can be declared as eco-sensitive.

published on : 1st April 2022

New underground reservoirs boost water infra in Delhi

These projects are part of the Delhi government’s endeavours to provide 24x7 water supply to the capital and equip the city with adequate sewerage infrastructure.

published on : 3rd March 2022

Reservoirs full but Chennai still buys water

Heavy rains have kept Thervoy Kandigai reservoir brimming since Sunday. In fact, it’s been filled to capacity multiple times since it was commissioned last November.

published on : 11th November 2021

Tamil Nadu records 50 per cent plus more rainfall, a chunk of reservoirs inching close to full level

During this period, the rainfall recorded in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry was 38 CM, which is 51 per cent above normal, 25 CM being the usual level.

published on : 10th November 2021

Water released from major reservoirs of Chennai amid floods

Initially, 500 cusec was released from Chembarambakkam and Puzhal before being increased to 2,000 cusec as it continued to rain.

published on : 8th November 2021

Worry over hydro power generation as reservoirs in Odisha remain half filled

Water level of four major reservoirs in Koraput, Malkangiri and Kalahandi alarmingly low

published on : 20th October 2021

Copious showers fill TN reservoirs to brim 

On Tuesday, with rains lashing for at least a month now, five of the city’s reservoirs together had a water storage of 9.6 TMCFT.

published on : 20th October 2021