Cauvery row: Tamil Nadu moves SC against CWC's nod to Karnataka's Mekedatu project; DMK, allies to hold protest on 4 Dec
The Tamil Nadu government has decided to move the Supreme Court against the Central Water Commission's (CWC) nod to Karnataka government’s proposal to build a balancing reservoir-cum-drinking water project at Mekedatu across the Cauvery.
DMK to devise political strategy on Centre’s nod to Karnataka’s reservoir project across Cauvery river
The DMK on Wednesday called for a meeting of its alliance and friendly parties on Thursday to deliberate the Central Water Commission (CWC) allowing Karnataka to prepare a Detailed Project Report (DPR) for a balancing reservoir at Mekedatu across the Cauvery river.
NDRF deploys 100 teams in 14 states across India to deal with flood situations; 24x7 control room set up in Delhi
The NDRF has deployed 97 teams at 71 locations in at least 14 states across the country for rescue and relief operations of flood-affected people, a Home Ministry official said.