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For sixth straight year, no Cauvery water for delta farmers

Inadequate water storage has prompted the Tamil Nadu government to renege on its commitment to open the shutters of the Mettur dam on June 12. The state government would instead provide a Rs 56-crore package to the delta farmers to continue sowing the Kuruvai ... Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago

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Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami starts desilting work at Mettur to counter drought

Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami on Sunday inaugurated desilting work in Mettur Dam, taken up as part of efforts to counter the drought in the state. The post Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami starts desilting work at Mettur to counter drought appeared first ...
 First Post.com4 weeks ago TN CM inaugurates desilting work at Mettur dam  Business Standard4 weeks ago Tamil Nadu CM inaugurates desilting work at Mettur dam  Zee News4 weeks ago TN-CM-DAM DESILTING COR SLUG  Business Standard4 weeks ago

Desilting works carried out for the fist time in Mettur dam in TN

For the first time the desilting works commenced on Sunday at the 83-year old Mettur Dam across Cauvery river, the lifeline of Delta farmers in Tamil Nadu. The governments decision to desilt the reservoir came against the backdrop of severe drought situation ...
 Deccan Herald4 weeks ago Mettur Dam desilting will begin tomorrow: TN CM  Business Standard1 month ago

Stalin wonders whether TN govt will continue till June 14

DMK Working President M K Stalin today wondered if the K Palaniswami-led government in the state, would continue to be in power till the commencement of the state Assembly session, scheduled to begin on June 14. Talking to reporters in Chennai, the DMK leader wondered whether the present regime will survive till the Assembly session commences on June 14. He sarcastically said that in case the state government survived, the DMK would do its "democratic duty." The AIADMK is now split in three ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Stalin wonders whether TN govt would continue till June 14  Business Standard3 weeks ago

OPS camp ups ante, sets 5-day 'deadline' for merger talks

Virtually setting a five day deadline for merger talks with the rival faction, rebel AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam is set to launch a statewide tour from May 5. Panneerselvam has planned to visit all 32 districts and meet his supporters during the tour which is likely to end by May last.The tour, besides hoping the mop up support for him, is also seen as OPS's attempt to prepare them for local body elections."He will commence the tour from Kancheepuram," said Mettur MLA S Semmalai. Leaders in ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Parched South India faces biggest water crisis

Kerala, Andhra, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka are facing a severe drought this year, affecting many lives. Karnataka: Worst drought in decades The Krishnaraja Sagara Dam, which stores water from the Cauvery river, is hitting its dead storage level, a 15-year low. Dead storage is when the remaining volume of water is below the level of the lowest outlet; it cannot be accessed under normal operating conditions. The authorities have said summer crops cannot be irrigated. A new crisis is brewing, after ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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