The Kerala government moved the Supreme Court on Thursday for a direction to the Tamil Nadu government to reduce the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam from 136 ft. to 120 ft.
Apprehending danger to the Mullaperiyar dam if the present water level of 136 ft.
CHENNAI: Assuring that the 116-year-old Mullaperiyar dam was safe, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today appealed to the people of Kerala not to succumb "to the mechanisations of ill-wishers
“Kerala indulging in false propaganda for decommissioning dam”
The Centre has invited Tamil Nadu and Kerala for talks on the Mullaperiyar dam issue on December 16.
Even as Kerala and Tamil Nadu battle it out over the Mullaperiyar Dam, there are at least 100 large dams in the country which are over one hundred years old and call for urgent steps and legal mech
In the shadow of fear
Vallakkadavu, Idukki district, Kerala, Population: 4,000; Families: 1,100
Expressing serious concern over the alleged incidents of mob violence in Kerala threatening the safety of the Mullaiperiyar Dam, Tamil Nadu chief minister Ms Jayalalithaa on Sunday urged the Prime
The five-member Empowered Committee, headed by the former Chief Justice of India A.S.
The Kerala government on Friday informed the state High Court that at least 450 families living near the 116-year-old Mullaperiyar dam area would be evacuated to safer places soon.
In a counter-affidavit, the government also said that a mock safety drill will be conducted near the dam area.
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