Madhya Pradesh will get 18.25 Million Acre Feet (MAF) water from Narmada River, which is lifeline of Madhya Pradesh. An important programme of construction of 29 big, 135 medium and 3 thousand small dams is being implemented to utilize the water for irrigation purposes. So far, 19 medium and one thousand small dams have been constructed.

The 3-1 conclusion of the POSCO panel that all clearances to the Rs 50,000-crore project be scrapped should haven

The Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has asked the officers concerned to complete works of first and second phases of Omkareshwar canal construction project compulsorily by 2012.

Mahim Pratap Singh

Bhopal: The Indian People's Tribunal (IPT) has come out with a report on issues of displacement, rehabilitation, environmental compliance and overall cost-benefits of big dam projects such as Sardar Sarovar, Indira Sagar, Omkareshwar and Jobat.

Indore: Minister of State for Narmada Valley Development KL Agrawal today instpected the forests of proposed Onkareshwar National Park. He said that the proposed National Park to come up in Narmada Valley would be unique due to its special position of water on one side.

Bhopal, May 3: The environment ministry's order to put a halt to all construction activities at Maheshwar dam in Madhya Pradesh on the urgings of the Narmada Bachao Andolan might achieve the opposite of the apparent objective of aiding relief and rehabilitation. It may actually increase the risk of flooding besides sharply escalating project costs.

New Delhi: The environment ministry

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday permitted the Madhya Pradesh Government to go ahead with acquisition of land, excavation and canal network construction work for implementation of the Indira Sagar dam and Omkareshwar dam projects subject to final orders to be passed by the Union Ministry of Environment and Forests on approvals for Command Area Development plans.

J. Venkatesan

NEW DELHI: The Madhya Pradesh Government on Wednesday accused the Centre of filing a partisan affidavit to mislead the Supreme Court over the issue of canal work for the Indira Sagar and Omkareshwar dam projects.

J. Venkatesan