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Suspected of theft, man jumps into river

A 38-year-old man allegedly killed himself by jumping into the Periyar after he was followed by a group of people who suspected him to be a thief.The deceased was identified as Biju, The Hindu, 2 days ago
Chased by mob, man drowns in Periyar Times of India, 2 days ago

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New Indian Express, 4 months ago
Deccan Chronicle, 5 months ago
Kaumudi, 5 months ago

Slew of Projects on the Anvil to Spruce up Periyar

KOCHI: With the Central Government announcing its decision to develop ten rivers and two canals in Kerala into national waterways, under a project conceived to develop 101 national waterways across the country, the clamour for a cleaner Periyar has ...
 New Indian Express2 days ago

Report on Periyar an eyewash, say greens

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu Environmentalists have demanded concrete measures for saving the river system. Environmentalists, who are unenthused by the Kerala State Pollution Control Board's (KSPCB) suggestion for a ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Collector to pull up local bodies erring on river bank protection

Comment · print · T T T+· T- For years now Periyar has been claiming innocent young lives during vacation by trapping them in its ubiquitous deep pits left behind by indiscriminate sand mining. The drowning of two teenage sisters at a ...
 The Hindu6 days ago

DTPC to revive channel connecting river Periyar

KOCHI: Eyeing domestic and foreign tourists, the Ernakulam district tourism promotion council (DTPC) plans to revive a channel connecting Periyar in Aluva and theCheranelloor. Once the project becomes a reality, tourists can come to Kochi by boat ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Two Sisters Drown in Periyar River

KOCHI: In a tragic incident, two girls drowned in the Periyar near Manjummal on Thursday. The deceased have been identified as Aathira, 14, and her sister Akshara, 13. The deceased, daughters of Suresh and Valsala of Chirakkathara House, ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Sisters drown in Kochi  Kaumudi1 week ago

De-siltation suggested to save Periyar

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Call to establish Periyar River Monitoring Authority The upstream and downstream regions of Pathalam bund in Periyar should be de-silted and bio-remediation measures undertaken for saving the river system, ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Experts suggest de-siltation to save Periyar  The Hindu2 weeks ago

Charles pledges support for green project in Kerala

Programme targeting clean-up of Periyar River among other goals is being funded by British government agency London: Prince Charles, Britain's heir to the throne, has offered support to a British government initiative for a major urban development ...
 Gulf News2 months ago Prince Charles Backs Kerala River Cleaning Project  The Freepress Journal2 months ago Prince Charles supports river cleaning project in Kerala  Navhind Times2 months ago Prince Charles backs Indian river cleaning project  Gulf Time UAE2 months ago

'Expedite City Water Projects'

KOCHI: Drawing attention to the dipping water-level in Periyar River, Public Accounts Committee chairman K V Thomas on Sunday called on the local self-governing bodies to remove the delay in implementing the Union-funded water projects in the city. ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

Walkways along Cooum to come up at Rs. 35 crore

Comment · print · T T T+· T- View of Periyar Bridge on the Cooum river at Anna Salai. Photo: M. Karunakaran For a long trek: One stretch of the walkway will connect the Cooum near Marina beach with Napier Bridge, at an estimated cost ...
 The Hindu7 hours ago
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