Mettur

Jayalalithaa orders water release from Mettur for samba crops

With Mettur Dam witnessing steady inflows following Karnataka's release of water from the Cauvery River, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday ordered opening its sluice gates for irrigating samba crops in the delta districts.

Sep 16, 2016, 15:28 PM IST

Mettur level at 47.7 feet

Water level in the Mettur dam on Wednesday
stood at 47.7 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Jul 09, 2014, 10:15 AM IST

Mettur level at 47.66 feet

Water level in the Mettur dam today stood at 47.66 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Jul 08, 2014, 10:54 AM IST

Mettur dam water level at 43.23 feet

The water level in the Mettur dam today stood at 43.23 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Jun 23, 2014, 12:20 PM IST

Water level at 44.2 ft in Mettur dam

The water level in the Mettur dam on Tuesday morning stood at 44.2 feet against the full level of 120 feet.

Jun 17, 2014, 10:58 AM IST

Water level in Mettur dam at 48.87 feet

The water level in the Mettur dam on Monday stood at 48.87 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Apr 28, 2014, 10:36 AM IST

Accused hits woman constable

A Salem Armed Reserved Police woman constable was allegedly beaten by an accused in a theft case for not giving her mobile phone to him, police said.

Feb 25, 2014, 12:25 PM IST

Water level in Mettur rises by 1 foot in 24 hrs

Copious inflows into the Mettur dam due to release of surplus water from two reservoirs in Karnataka has seen a nearly 10 foot rise in water level in the past 24 hours, PWD sources said.

Jun 29, 2013, 11:54 AM IST

Water-level at 29.8 feet in Mettur

The water-level in the Mettur dam this morning stood at 29.8 feet against the full level of 120 feet.

Feb 16, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

Mettur Dam level stands at 29.45 ft

Inflow into the dam was 127 cusecs while the outflow 500 cusecs, for meeting drinking water requirements.

Feb 11, 2013, 11:47 AM IST

Water level in Mettur dam at 39.54 feet

The water level in the Mettur dam on Tuesday stood at 39.54 feet against its capacity of 120 feet.

Dec 18, 2012, 10:48 AM IST

Mettur water level at 48.77 ft in TN

The water level in the Mettur dam on Saturday stood at 48.77 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Dec 08, 2012, 10:50 AM IST

Mettur water level was 49.74 ft

The water level in the Mettur dam Sunday stood at 49.74 feet against the full level of 120 feet.

Nov 25, 2012, 16:33 PM IST

Fire in Mettur thermal station, 1 dead

One person died and two others were injured when a conveyor belt carrying coal to a boiler in the first unit of the Mettur Thermal Power Station here caught fire in the wee hours today.

May 10, 2012, 11:24 AM IST

Mettur water level 91.24 feet

The water level in the Mettur Dam on Tuesday
stood at 91.24 feet against its maximum of 120 feet.

Nov 09, 2010, 13:47 PM IST

Gang involved in ivory trade unearthed in Mettur

Forest officials
have unearthed another gang involved in ivory trade and seized
six tusks, making it the third ivory seizure in the state in
less than a month.

Mar 16, 2010, 15:55 PM IST