Friday 19 July 2024

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Issues | Mhadei

Osmitai Jyot for Mhadei & Identity

Over 50 organisations and institutions have decided to take up state-wide awareness campaign with 'Osmitai Jyot' (Torch of Self-identity) from 15th August to 19th December, on the burning issue of Mhadei river, on the occasion ... READ

Nawalawala out, tribunal of Mhadei asssured

The long-drawn out inter-state water dispute of river Mhadei between Karnataka and Goa is now expected to be resolved by constituting a judicial tribunal on the issue as the central government has replaced the controversial ... READ

Goa wants courts to decide Mhadei issue

Goa is seeking setting up of a judicial tribunal by the centre to resolve the inter-state water diversion issue of river Mhadei with Karnataka.Simultaneously, the tiny western state is also planning to approach the Supreme ... READ

All-party delegation for Delhi on Mhadei

An all-party delegation from Goa is planning to air-dash the national capital, to meet central authorities on water resources and oppose Karnataka's sinister designs to divert water of river Mhadei without sanction.Chief minister Manohar Parrikar ... READ

CM blasts CWC over Mhadei diversion

Goa government has made corruption charges against secretary of the union ministry of water resources, while expressing total mistrust in the Central Water Commission.The state is now planning to move to the Supreme Court, asking ... READ

CWC letter over Mhadei creates flutter

Goa has demanded a thorough inquiry into the alleged misconduct of an official of the Central Water Commission, for indirectly favouring Karnataka in the ongoing water diversion dispute.A letter written by a senior CWC official ... READ

Council restricts inter-basin water transfer

Several states, fighting over water diversion by the states where their rivers originate, got a shot in the arm with the working group on draft national water resource policy agreeing not to transfer water from ... READ

CWC stops Karnataka's Mhadei work

The Central Water Commission has directed Karnataka government to stop all activities related to diversion of water of river Mhadei, which originates in Karnataka but joins Arabian sea after passing through Goa and Maharashtra.The first ... READ

Karnataka determined on Mhadei diversion

Karnataka appears determined to go ahead with its plans to divert waters of Mhadei, originating in the southern state, which would affect Goa as well as Konkan region of Maharashtra.Karnataka irrigation minister H K Patil, ... READ

Centre intervenes to resolve Mhadei dispute

The central water commission has convened a meeting of three states - Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa - to discuss the inter-state water dispute over diversion of river Mhadei by constructing seven dams in Karnataka forest.The ... READ