Monday, Sep 26, 2022

Mekedatu project


Mekedatu: Tamil Nadu delegation meets Union Minister Gajendra Singh

June 22, 2022 10:39 pm

The delegation urged Gajendra Singh Shekhawat not to allow discussion on the Mekedatu dam project at the meeting of the Cauvery Water Management Authority (CWMA).

Tamil Nadu team to meet Jal Shakti Minister on Mekedatu project: CM MK Stalin

June 19, 2022 7:28 am

The Chief Minister claimed that the proposed Mekedatu project would prevent Tamil Nadu from exercising its rights on the river water.

Bommai's remarks on Tamil Nadu CM unacceptable, we have no intent to politicise Mekedatu: Minister

June 16, 2022 12:35 pm

Hitting out at the Karnataka Chief Minister for terming Stalin's letter as a "political stunt", Duraimurugan said the proposed Mekedatu balancing reservoir project concerned the basic livelihood problem of Tamil Nadu farmers.

MK Stalin’s move to write letter to PM Narendra Modi on Mekedatu project political stunt: Karnataka CM

June 15, 2022 10:04 am

Asserting that the Mekedatu project nowhere involves Tamil Nadu's water share, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai said, "it is on our share of water, within our state."

Tamil Nadu moves SC against discussion on Mekedatu project in CWMA meet on June 17

June 08, 2022 9:16 am

Tamil Nadu Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan assured that state government would take firm steps to protect the interest and rights of the Tamil Nadu farmers on the Cauvery water issue

Action taken to prevent Karnataka from constructing Mekedatu dam, Tamil Nadu says

April 07, 2022 7:43 am

Water Resources Minister Duraimurugan said "In the meanwhile, Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board is collecting water samples from Cauvery and Pennaiyar Rivers near inter-State boundary between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to monitor water quality."

Tamil Nadu CM meets PM Modi, submits 14-point demand charter

April 01, 2022 9:20 am

The demands include the Mekedatu project, Katchatheevu, NEET, Sri Lankan Tamils, environmental concerns and others.

Karnataka Assembly adopts resolution on Mekedatu project, counters Tamil Nadu

March 25, 2022 8:27 am

Piloted by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, the resolution condemns Tamil Nadu Assembly's resolution opposing the Mekedatu project, stating that it will in no way affect that state.

Mekedatu project will aggravate water crisis: IISc faculty

March 23, 2022 7:38 am

Dr TV Ramachandra suggested that the government should instead focus on rainwater harvesting.

Karnataka CM Bommai opposes Tamil Nadu resolution against Mekedatu dam, calls it 'illegal'

March 22, 2022 5:55 pm

The CM also accused Tamil Nadu of not having faith in the federal system and called the decision to oppose the project as political.