Water to be let out from Krishnagiri dam from July

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Thursday directed release of water from two different sources in Krishnagiri district from July 14 and 15 for irrigation, a move which will benefit over 17,000 acres.

Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013, 13:24 PM IST

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Thursday directed release of water from two different sources in Krishnagiri district from July 14 and 15 for irrigation, a move which will benefit over 17,000 acres.
Based on farmers` request, water will be released from Krishnagiri reservoir from Sunday and Kelavarapalli storage from Monday next, she said in a release.

PTI