Activists protest against decision to raise Sardar Sarovar dam height

Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) activist Medha Patkar here on Thursday demanded to rollback Centre's decision to raise height of Sardar Sarovar dam by 17 meters as activists protested in front of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's residence.

Flood like situation in Gujarat as Sardar Sarovar Dam overflows

A high alert has been sounded in Vadodara as the Sardar Sarovar Dam has overflowen after heavy rains in the catchment areas. Many low lying areas have also been submerged in the flood water.

Review move to raise Sardar Sarovar dam height: NBA to Modi

Demanding withdrawal of the decision to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar Dam (SSP), the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA) on Thursday said the move was "pushed" by PM Narendra Modi.

AAP against raising height of Narmada dam

Demanding a recall of the decision to increase the height of Sardar Sarovar dam on Narmada river, Aam Aadmi Party today asked that all stakeholders be taken in to confidence in the matter.

Sardar Sarovar Dam cost to go up, says Gujarat Chief Minister

The cost of Sardar Sarovar Dam across the Narmada river is likely to go up due to the failure of the then UPA Government in granting permission to install radial gates, Gujarat CM said.

Take people`s view before decision on Narmada dam: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar on Thursday said the government should take into account views of people from the Narmada valley before taking any decision on increasing the height of the Sardar Sarovar dam project.

Gujarat gets approval to raise Narmada dam height, Patkar upset

After a wait of eight long years, the Gujarat government on Thursday got final approval to raise by about 17 metres the height of Sardar Sarovar dam--the country`s most controversial dam project--in a big boost to the state which often faces water woes due to deficient rains.

Arvind Kejriwal to campaign in Narendra Modi`s home turf on March 8

AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal plans to campaign in BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s home turf on March 8, a state where the AAP is trying hard to emerge as the third alternative to the Congress and the BJP.

Narendra Modi misguiding people on Sardar Patel, Mahatma Gandhi: Congress

Bringing the issue of legacy of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel back in public discourse, Congress on Monday accused BJP`s PM candidate Narendra Modi of "misguiding" the common people on leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and the independent India`s first home minister.

Narendra Modi raps PM for delay in nod to gates on Sardar Sarovar dam

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi attacked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for delaying the approval for installation of gates at Sardar Sarovar dam, and requested him to at least heed the demand of state Congress leaders on the same.

Narendra Modi launches film on `Statue of Unity` project

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Friday launched a film depicting the `Statue of Unity` being built near the Sardar Sarovar dam on the Narmada river, in memory of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.

Do you agree with Sardar Patel`s views on RSS? Manish Tewari asks Narendra Modi

Hours ahead of the inauguration of 182-metre monument of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, the BJP and Congress exchanged blows over the legacy of the India`s first home minister.

Medha Patekar opposes raising height of Sardar Sarovar dam

Social activist Medha Patkar led a demonstration at Jantar Mantar here protesting Gujarat government`s proposal to raise the height of Sardar Sarovar dam in the state.

Gujarat government initiates talks with tribal representatives

The Gujarat government has initiated talks with tribal representatives of 70 villages in Narmada district after they opposed land acquisition for a tourism project near the Sardar Sarovar dam at Kevadiya.

Water in Sardar Sarovar dam touches highest 129.2 metre-mark

Water level in the Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadiya in Narmada district crossed the record 129.2 metre-mark and is expected to rise further owing to heavy rains in Narmada river catchment areas in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh.

UPA playing politics on Sardar Sarovar dam: Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday demanded that Centre allowed the installation of gates on the dam so that water could reach farmers in the parched regions of the state.

Narendra Modi blames Maharashtra for delay in completing Narmada dam

Narendra Modi said permission to install steel radial gates & spillway piers at the Sardar Sarovar Dam at Kevadiya was still awaited from the Centre.