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Palaniswami unveils Rs 1000 crore water conservation plan 29.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
Having learned lessons from the floods and drought in the last two years, the state government on Thursday unveiled a water conservation plan, including construction of check dams, subsurface dykes and anicut to regulate irrigation at a cost of `1,000 crore. They will be completed in the next three years.
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AP constructs only bridge across Palar: TN CM 29.6.2017
Chennai: Andhra Pradesh is constructing only a bridge and not any check dam across the Palar river, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami told the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Wednesday, while giving an assurance that every step would be taken to ensure that free flow of water from the river is maintained to help farmers. Replying to a question posed by DMK MLA 'Thangam' Thennarasu, Mr Palaniswami said a high-level team from PWD department is inspecting the site where Andhra Pradesh was said to be constructing a check dam across Kusa river, a tributary of Palar, and concluded that only a bridge was being built.  "Since only a bridge is being built, there will be no interruption in the flow of water to farmers in Tamil Nadu. The state government will take every possible step to ensure farmers' rights are protected. I had already written to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and the Centre is reminding them that building any check dam across Palar would amount to violation since a case is ...
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Tamil Nadu to build Rs 1,000 crore dams, anicuts in 3 years 29.6.2017
Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday announced a scheme to construct check dams and anicuts worth Rs 1,000 crores to be implemented in three years to improve the ground water table and to supply water from rivers to lakes. In the current year, 10 anicuts and 75 check dams would come up at an estimated cost of Rs 350 crores, he said while replying to the debate on demand for grants to the PWD ministry which is under him. On the Cauvery issue, Palaniswami said the case would come up for hearing in the Supreme Court on July 11 and the state government would insist on the formation of the Cauvery Management Board. Similarly, an execution petition for strengthening the baby dam to increase the storage level in the Mullaiperiyar dam would come up in the apex court in July, since Kerala is refusing to cooperate for the strengthening works. On the linking of rivers in the state, the Chief Minister said the land acquisition process for the Thamiraparani, Karumeniyar and Nambiyar project is ...
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Six new flyovers to ease traffic in city 29.6.2017 Hindu: News
Projects would be constructed at an estimated cost of ₹380 crore, says CM Edappadi K. Palaniswami
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MK Stalin writes to PM Modi, seeks river linking project 28.6.2017 India – The Indian Express
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Accord river linking programme a top priority: Stalin to PM 27.6.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Weak monsoon; district planning committee to expedite drought relief measures 26.6.2017 TOI: Thiruvananthapuram
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Two water bodies cleared of plastic waste, debris 26.6.2017 Coimbatore - City - The Times of India
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HC comes to the aid of septuagenarian 25.6.2017 Hindu: Cities
Orders compensation for land acquired for check dam
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Belagavi’s water conservation project Jalamruta bags award 25.6.2017 Hindu: Karnataka
Water conservation projects taken up by the Belagavi zilla panchayat to find a long term solution to the drought have won the Union Panchayat Raj Ministry’s award for effective Mahatma Gandhi Nationa...
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Come up with innovative ideas, Lokesh urges youth 24.6.2017 Hindu: News
‘State will encourage youngsters displaying out-of-the-box thinking’
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Musi riverfront corporation to raise Rs 1500 crore loan 24.6.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Musi riverfront corporation to raise Rs 1500 crore loan
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Musi riverfront body to raise 1.5K cr for development 24.6.2017 thehansindia3900
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₹ 1,500 cr to be raised for Musi river development 24.6.2017 Hindu: Home
The Government allocated ₹ 500 crore for the project in this year’s budget
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Monsoon maladies in Delhi 23.6.2017 Hindu: Delhi
If waterlogging and traffic jams in Gurugram and Delhi this week are anything to go by, then be prepared for chaos when the monsoon arrives
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Gurgaon keeps getting flooded but plan to check rainwater still on papers 21.6.2017 Gurgaon - City - The Times of India
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Officials told to speed up check dam works on Munneru Vagu 21.6.2017 thehansindia3918
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Nalanda awarded for water conservation 21.6.2017 TOI: Patna
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Tamil Nadu political fight casts its shadow on Chittoor 20.6.2017 thehansindia3899
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Jalyukt Shivar paints a mixed picture in district 19.6.2017 Nagpur News, Latest Nagpur News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India
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