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High salinity in Periyar River
Deccan Chronicle

High salinity in Periyar River

KOCHI: Drinking water supply to the city and suburbs may be hit due to high salinity intrusion to River Periyar from the sea and Vembanad Lake. Saline water started entering the upstream during high tide. Unlike previous years, the phenomenon ... Deccan Chronicle, 2 days ago
Pollution unabated as Periyar gasps for life Deccan Chronicle, 2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Greens drive for revival of Thoombathode river

KOCHI: The environmentalists have demanded the resurrection of Thoombathode, also known as Kundur puzha, a tributary of Periyar that starts from Chowwara and ends at Mangalapuzha after circling Thuruth in Aluva. It has a length of seven kilometres ...
 Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago CPCB report shows need for urgent action  Times of India1 month ago NGT steps in to check Periyar pollution  The Hindu1 month ago National Green Tribunal puts all companies on Periyar on notice  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Times of India

Tamil Nadu outfits protest Kerala move to build dam on Siruvani river

Coimbatore: Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam (TPDK) on Thursday said it will block the Kerala-bound trains and supplies of vegetables and all essential commodities to its neighbouring state if the Kerala government were to fail to withdraw dam ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago River water disputes  Gulf News4 days ago This British Engineer Sold His Property To Build A Dam In Kerala Which Is Controlled By Tamil Nadu  The Logical Indian1 month ago PTI - SIRUVANI - TPDK opposes Kerala's move to build dam across Siruvani  Namibia Press Agency4 weeks ago

Clean-up drive to make Periyar plastic-free river

KOCHI: With the deadly poisonous plastic debris clogging the water body, the Aster Medcity is planning to conduct a clean-up drive in the Periyar river. The drive will be conducted in association with the Kochi Metro Rail Corporation Ltd and Ben's ...
 New Indian Express3 weeks ago
The Hindu

Periyar river carries more water to Vaigai dam

Limited quantum of water being released through channels to raise seedlings Even as Public Works Department officials have increased the discharge from Mullaperiyar dam to 400 cusecs from 300 cusecs to improve storage level in Vaigai dam, very limited quantum ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Entire inflow to Periyar dam released to up Vaigai dam level  The Hindu2 months ago

Minister Sunil Kumar visits Mathrubhumi arboretum

Aluva: Minister for Agriculture V S Sunil Kumar visited Mathrubhumi arboretum on the banks of Periyar river here. The arboretum is mainly used for scientific researches and studies. The Minister who reached the arboretum on Saturday, walked around the whole ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Periyar: Aashiq Abu launches online campaign

Kochi: Noted film director Aashiq Abu has started a Facebook campaign urging the government to clear the air on the Periyar river pollution issue. Aashiq Abu started an online petition in this regard and shared the same on his official Facebook ...
 Deccan Chronicle11 hours ago Periyar action plan sought  The Hindu1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Activists catch Cochin Minerals and Rutiles Ltd dumping toxic waste

KOCHI: Greens have sought action against Cochin Minerals and Rutiles Ltd (CMRL) for discharging toxic effluents to the River Periyar on Friday night. Activists of Jana Jagrata fighting against pollution in Periyar alleged that they had caught the ...
 Deccan Chronicle6 hours ago
Deccan Chronicle

Aluva, Periyar challenges to open-defecation free campaign

KOCHI: Environmentalists say that even though the district administration has made moves to make Ernakulam open-defecation free in two weeks, Aluva remains a challenge because the Periyar is seriously polluted. They say that the e-coli content in ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago

Cauvery washes out Kannada literary event in Coimbatore

COIMBATORE: Activists of Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam (TPDK) barged into the venue of a meet on Kannada literature in the city on Sunday and got the event cancelled halfway. The activists said that they didn't want to allow the meet when there ...
 Times of India1 week ago 40 TPDK activists arrested for trying to show Black flag to Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore  United News of India2 weeks ago
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