Mekedatu(Search results - 15)
India10, Jul 2019, 6:54 PM
Mekedatu dam: Tamil Nadu objects to Central committee’s decision to discuss Karnataka’s proposal
Chief Minister K Palaniswami opposed the committee for including Karnataka's proposal for grant of fresh terms of reference to the Mekedatu Balancing Reservoir and Drinking Water Project in its meeting.
India25, Jun 2019, 9:26 AM
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami seeks Modi’s intervention on Mekedatu reservoir row
Chief minister of Tamil Nadu K Palaniswami has sought the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in prevailing upon Karnataka not to go ahead with its plan of constructing a reservoir near Mekedatu, in Kanakapura, Karnataka.
India22, Jan 2019, 12:01 PM
Karnataka submits Mekedatu dam project report to Centre; SC to hear Tamil Nadu’s plea after four weeks
Tamil Nadu had appealed to the Supreme Court against the Mekedatu project as it claimed the project will disrupt the supply of River Cauvery water. However, Karnataka has promised to release the amount of water as directed by the Supreme Court
India12, Jan 2019, 2:53 PM
Mekedatu project: Karnataka activist slams state government over delay
Tamil Nadu is against the project as the reservoir will be built on River Cauvery that provides water to Tamil Nadu too. Karnataka activist Vatal Nagaraj has demanded the start of work immediately on Mekedatu project.
India27, Dec 2018, 1:25 PM
Karnataka MPs demand green signal for Mekedatu Dam project in demonstrations before Parliament
Members of Parliament from Karnataka staged a protest in front of the Mahatma Gandi statue in the Parliament complex on Thursday morning demanding the implementation of Mekadatu Dam project.
India20, Dec 2018, 5:09 PM
Mekedatu project: Karnataka MPs to protest in Parliament on December 27 to counter Tamil Nadu
In the meeting, Union defence minister Nirmala Seetharaman, Union minister of state for skill development Ananth Kumar Hegde as also minister of state for drinking water and sanitation Ramesh Jigajinagi were present. Former Prime Minister and JD(S) chief HD Deve Gowda and state water resources minister DK Shivakumar were also present
India15, Dec 2018, 11:43 AM
Mekedatu project: Supreme Court rejects Tamil Nadu's plea for stay on Karnataka's project
The Supreme Court stated that Cauvery Water Commission has given permission to prepare DPR of the Mekedatu project and there is no point stopping Karnataka from doing so.
India6, Dec 2018, 6:31 PM
Mekedatu project: Karnataka minister DK Shivakumar writes to Tamil Nadu CM
Congress leader DK Shivakumar requests Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami for a meeting over Mekedatu project
India6, Dec 2018, 1:14 PM
Mekedatu project: Tamil Nadu political parties stage separate sit-in protests
DMK legislature party leader R Siva, who led the party's protest, sought the immediate announcement of the date of a special session of the Assembly to discuss the Mekedatu issue
India1, Dec 2018, 6:54 PM
Pon Radhakrishnan: Building dam at Karnataka's Mekedatu 'not acceptable'
The Central Water Commission (CWC) recently allowed Karnataka to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for the construction of a balancing reservoir and drinking water project at Mekedatu in Karnataka across the Cauvery river, which has been opposed by both the ruling AIADMK and DMK in Tamil Nadu
India30, Nov 2018, 3:06 PM
Mekedatu project benefits Tamil Nadu alone: DK Shivakumar
The Central Water Commission stated that the Karnataka government must provide Tamil Nadu with the required water from River Cauvery as directed by the Supreme Court
India6, Oct 2018, 3:39 PM
One more dam on Cauvery to address water-sharing issue between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu
Karnataka is pushing for Mekedatu dam on Cauvery River and it is said that the water flowing back into the sea can be stored in this dam and used when there is less rain. But Tamil Nadu is not happy with the construction of Mekedatu dam.
India10, Aug 2018, 7:20 PM
Mekedatu: We utilise water being wasted, will talk to Tamil Nadu, says Karnataka CM
Work on Mekedatu reservoir on Cauvery River has been stalled due to Tamil Nadu's objection to it. Here is what Karnataka CM has to say about it.