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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 Hindu, 3 days ago
Mettur residents face water crisis Deccan Chronicle, 2 weeks ago

Water level dips below 58 feet in Mettur

Water level in the Stanley reservoir in Mettur has dipped below 58 feet mark due to poor inflow for the past few weeks. The water level in the Mettur Dam, the lifeline of the Cauvery delta districts, plunged to 57.94 feet on Sunday evening ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Scarcity in Mettur's vicinity  The Hindu2 weeks 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 day 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 Hindu1 month ago

Experts say timely pre-monsoon rainfall needed to boost water level

NEW DELHI: India's major reservoirs had water only up to a fifth of their capacity this week, lower than a year earlier as well as the 10-year average. Experts said the situation is worrisome, but it can change if pre-monsoon rainfall is on time. ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Stanley Reservoir work to be over before monsoon

Under the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP), various works are being carried out at Rs. 10.72 crore in Stanley Reservoir in Mettur Dam and works are expected to be completed before next monsoon season, said S. Ashokan, Chief ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Works in Stanley Reservoir to be completed before monsoon  The Hindu2 months ago

Mechanised boat operation suspended in Cauvery

The operation of mechanised boats was suspended in River Cauvery at the Poolampatti Barrage near Edappadi town from Saturday due to the release of stagnated water for undertaking of maintenance works on the shutters of the barrage. The Lower ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
The Hindu

Sum of the parts is more than the whole

Investigative journalism can look beyond scams and scandals, as The Hindu's Last Drop series showed. Gabriel GarcĂ­a Marquez's observation on journalism became a topic of discussion once again following the Lawrence Dana Pinkham Memorial Lecture ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Fragrance yet to reach the lives of farmers here

The presence of Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) candidate A. Tamizharasu and Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) treasurer A. R. Elangovan in the fray is giving tough time to the nominees of both the Dravidian parties S. Vetrivel of All India Anna ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Water scarcity grips 85 villages in Mandya

According to the district administration, Nagamangala taluk has been the worst-hit with 21 villages facing water crisis With the temperature rising, the drinking water situation in the district is going from bad to worse, with 85 villages facing ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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