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Dec 05, 2011
Two Kerala ministers fast over Mullaperiyar dam issueThe Mullaperiyar dam dispute has escalated following Kerala's push for the construction of a new dam in place of the existing 116-year-old reservoir.
Dec 01, 2011
Chandy writes to Jaya, requests reduction in water level in Mullaperiyar DamKerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today appealed to his Tamil Nadu counterpart Jayalalithaa to take urgent steps to reduce the water level in Mullaperiyar Dam to 120 feet from the present 136.5 feet in view of the "threat" posed by the structure.
Nov 30, 2011
NHRC refers Mullaperiyar issue to full commissionThe National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) today decided to refer the Mullaperiyar Dam issue to its full commission following a representation by Kerala MPs.
Nov 29, 2011
MPs from Kerala, TN meet PM over Mullaperiyar issueWith the Mullaperiyar Dam issue assuming centrestage, PM Manmohan Singh today indicated that a meeting of chief ministers of Tamil Nadu and Kerala would be convened soon to discuss the contentious issue at length.
Nov 28, 2011
Mullaperiyar controversy throws Idukki out of gearThe dam was built over a century back by British engineers as part of a 999-year-long lease agreement.