Govt committed to increase Mullaperiyar dam level to 152 ft:CM

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Friday reiterated her government`s resolve to increase storage level in the Mullaperiyar dam to its full capacity of 152 feet after completing the remaining strengthening work, as per the Supreme Court verdict.

HC closes PIL seeking to remove 500 flexboards welcoming Tamil Nadu CM

The Madras High Court bench closed a PIL seeking to remove about 500 flexboards put up across this city to welcome Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, which eulogised her for getting the height of the Mullaperiyar dam increased to 142 feet.

Mullaperiyar: Vaiko asks partymen to celebrate

MDMK chief Vaiko said the lowering of shutters of the surplus weirs in the Mullaperiyar dam to raise the water level to 142 ft was a victory for restoring the rights of Tamil Nadu and asked his cadres to celebrate it.

Water level in Mullaperiyar to be raised: Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa said Wednesday the water storage level in the Mullaperiyar Dam will soon be raised to 142 feet under a Supreme Court order.

Storage in Mullaperiyar will soon be 142 ft, says Jaya

Assailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his remarks over Mullaperiyar issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Wednesday said the storage in the dam will soon be increased to 142 feet as per Supreme Court orders and accused him of issuing statements that are tantamount to "instigating" Kerala.

Karuna`s poser to Jaya on TN`s plan on Mullaperiyar

Strongly criticising Jayalalithaa over the Mullaperiyar issue, Karunanidhi today demanded to know the state government`s action plan on the dam row against the background of a review petition in the Supreme Court by Kerala.

Centre forms committee to monitor FRL in Mullaperiyar Dam

The Centre has constituted a three -member supervisory committee headed by a senior Central Water Commission (CWC) official to supervise the restoration of Full Reservoir Level (FRL) in the Mullaperiyar Dam to the elevation of 142 feet.

Mullaperiyar dam: Jaya thanks PM for constituting Supervisory Committee

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Wednesday thanked the NDA government for constituting a Supervisory Committee for raising the water level of Mullaperiyar dam to 142 ft initially in lines with the Supreme Court order.

Jayalalithaa hopes for higher water level at Mullaperiyar

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Wednesday expressed hope that the Mullaperiyar Dam supervisory committee will restore the dam`s water storage level to 142 feet during the current monsoon period.

Mullaperiyar dam: Jayalalithaa thanks Centre for decision to constitute supervisory committee

Thanking the Centre for its decision to constitute a Supervisory Committee to ensure increasing the height of Mullaperiyar dam, Tamil Nadu CM appreciated PM Modi for the "prompt action".

Cabinet nod for supervisory panel on Mullaperiyar Dam

The union cabinet Wednesday approved the constitution of a supervisory committee on the Mullaperiyar Dam to look into the safety aspect of the proposed increase in height of the over 100-year-old structure.

Noisy scenes in Kerala Assembly over TN`s claim on dams

Kerala Assembly on Wednesday witnessed noisy scenes over the claim staked by Tamil Nadu on four dams, including Mullaperiyar, which are located within the state.

Kerala passes fourth resolution for new Mullaperiyar dam

The Kerala assembly Monday, for a record fourth time, passed a unanimous resolution demanding that the Centre act as a mediator for building a new dam at Mullaperiyar.

Concerned about people`s safety: Kerala CM

Ahead of a discussion in the Kerala Assembly on the Mullaperiyar reservoir issue on Monday in the wake of the Supreme Court rejecting the state`s contention that the dam was unsafe, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Sunday said his government was concerned about the safety of people in his state.

Tamil Nadu starts work on increasing Mullaperiyar dam level to 142ft

The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday began work on increasing the Mullaiperiyar dam level to 142 feet as per the orders of the Supreme Court, with a 12-member team taking up shutter renovation work.

Kerala CM says will consult opposition on Mullaperiyar Dam row

Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy has said he would consult opposition leaders over the Mullaperiyar Dam row which has been a bone of contention between Tamil Nadu and Kerala for years.

Mullaperiyar dam row: Kerala to file review petition in Supreme Court

Kerala government led by Chief Minister Oommen Chandy is soon expected to file review petition in the Supreme Court on its recent verdict on the Mullaperiyar Dam.

Karuna hits back at Jaya over Mullaperiyar dam issue

In continuing war of words, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi on Saturday hit back at his arch rival and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, accusing her of seeking to politicise the Mullaperiyar dam issue and asked her to focus on followup administrative actions to implement the Supreme Court order.

Jayalalithaa doubtful if Centre would act on Mullaperiyar

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said she was not sure if the Congress-led government at the Centre would act on the state`s plea seeking appointment of representatives to the Mullaperiyar monitoring panel as per a Supreme Court order.

Mullaperiyar Dam storage to increase under new government: Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalaltihaa expressed her doubts about the centre setting up a committee to supervise increasing the Mullaperiyar Dam storage level and added the new government will take necessary action.