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Water level dips in Mettur Dam

With the water level depleting fast, the Stanley Reservoir in Mettur town has turned into pools of water. The depleting water level is a matter of concern not only to the farming community, but also to common public as River Cauvery is the main ... The Hindu, 2 weeks ago
Mettur residents face water crisis Deccan Chronicle, 1 month ago
Scarcity in Mettur's vicinity The Hindu, 1 month ago

Mettur water release on June 12 unlikely

Storage now is at 47.20 ft against full capacity of 120 ft Poor storage in the Mettur Stanley Reservoir has raised doubts whether water would be released for farming in the delta region on the customary date of June 12 this year. The level in ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Water release from Mettur unlikely on June 12  The Hindu1 month ago

Water levels rise in TN dams

Heavy rain lashed southern and western parts of Tamil Nadu since Tuesday night, bringing good inflow in to several reservoirs including the Mettur Dam. Water Resources Department officials told DH on Thursday that the inflow rose to 1,800 cusecs due to heavy ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago

Poor storage holds up Mettur dam opening

With the water level dropping below 14.5 tmc at Mettur dam and no improvement in the level despite the onset of the Southwest monsoon in Karnataka and Kerala, the sluices of Stanley Reservoir were not opened on Sunday for beginning farm activities ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Mettur dam opening deferred yet again  The Hindu1 week ago

K'taka drought, low Mettur levels may hit kuruvai in TN

Salem/Trichy: Among the first challenges that the new AIADMK government will face will be saving the kuruvai, the short-term paddy crop between June to September in districts fed by the Cauvery. With the water level at the Mettur reservoir dipping ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Water so near, yet so far: unquenched thirst in Mettur

In the upcoming Assembly elections, the key candidates fielded in the Mettur constituency S. Semmalai (AIADMK), G.K. Mani (PMK), S.R. Parthiban (Makkal DMDK) and Bhupathi (DMDK) will have to walk the extra mile to convince people on implementing projects for ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Stanley Reservoir work to be over before monsoon

Addressing reporters after carrying out inspection at Stanley Reservoir, he said that work is on to install modern seismograph instruments, power generators, modern lighting conductors and also digital automatic water level recorder in the dam. All the work ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Prospects for Kuruvai crop bleak

Water release from Mettur dam unlikely by June 12 Farmers in the delta districts of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam are staring down the barrel with the prospects of kuruvai crop looking bleak. This is the fifth time on the trot that the ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago We will never block inflow of water to Tamil Nadu, says Karnataka minister  Times of India4 weeks ago

Rain brings down temperature

Overnight drizzle brought down the temperature substantially and slowed down normal life in the morning hours. The roads had relatively lesser traffic, and people were seen wearing warm clothing and holding umbrellas. There were intermittent ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
The Hindu

Paddy transplantation gains momentum

Special package spurs farmers to take up kuruvai cultivation on 8,500 acres of land Cultivation of paddy during the kuruvai season, spearheaded by the State government's special package scheme, aimed at supporting farmers to take up paddy ...
 The Hindu1 day ago Target for kuruvai paddy set at 8,500 acres in Tiruchi  The Hindu2 weeks ago
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