CHENNAI: AIADMK general secretary Jayalalithaa on Sunday said that the Mullaperiyar issue was destined to be on the back-burner with the Supreme Court referring the issue to a Constitution Bench.

Crops including wheat and mustard were submerged under water and water entered into several villages when the main canal's sub-canal 33 R Distributory of Chambal dam collapsed in this district's Pura village, official sources said today.

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ANNOUNCEMENT of fresh leakages due to rising water level in Mullai- periyar dam by some Kerala officials has cleared the ground for Tamil Nadu to conduct maintenance work on the dam.

The water levels in the Mullaiperiyar dam reached 133 ft on Thursday.

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The State Government has decided to inform the Tamil Nadu Government of its concern over the breach at Moolathara dam.

PALAKKAD: The Dam Safety Authority will submit its report to State Government on the causes for the breach of Moolathara regulator-cumbridge within a week, according to Dam safety Authority chairman Justice Rajendra Babu.

He was speaking to mediapersons after visiting the Moolathara regulator-cumbridge here on Tuesday.

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N R Pura,Nov 3,Deccan Herald News Service:

Taluk JD(S) President M R Ravishankar has alleged that the check dam, pipelines laid across Bhadra backwaters at Menasur village in N R Pura is of poor quality.

He alleged misappropriation of crores of rupees in the same project.

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CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu can raise the storage level of the Mullaperiyar reservoir to 142 feet and there is no need to take permission from Kerala, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy said here on Wednesday.