Centre constitutes Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal

New Delhi: The Centre constituted ‘the Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal’ for resolving the longstanding dispute between Odisha and Chhattisgarh over sharing of Mahanadi water. The tribunal was formed under the Inter-State River Water Disputes Act, 1956 following the Supreme Court directive on January 23, 2018, revealed a notification issued by the Union Ministry of Water […]

SC reduces TN’s of Cauvery water share

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Karnataka government to release 177.25 tmcft of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu from its inter-state Biligundlu dam. The judgement clarified that Karnataka will now have an enhanced share of 14.75 tmcft water per year while Tamil Nadu will get 404.25 tmcft, which will be 14.75 tmcft […]