New shutter at Parambikkulam dam by Oct end

Chennai, Sept 25 (BPNS) Tamil Nadu Water Resources Department would install a new shutter replacing the damaged shutter at the Parambikkulam dam in Palakkad at a cost of Rs 7 crore. Sources in the Tamil Nadu Water Resources Department told BPNS that the shutter will be replaced by the end of October. The department officials […]

Flood alert sounded in Erode, TN

Chennai, Aug 30 (BPNS) The Erode district administration in Tamil Nadu has sounded a flood alert to people living in the low-lying areas of the district as Stanley Reservoir in Mettur will be stepped up to 1.50 lakh cusecs. The discharge, according to district administration could be increased more and this could lead water to […]

TN releases 25000 cusecs water from Bhavanisagar reservoir

Chennai, Aug 6 (BPNS) With the average inflow into the Bhavanisagar in the last 24 hours increased to 19000 cusecs, about 25000 cusecs surplus water was released into the Bhavani river on Saturday. People of the area are warned against entering the Bhavani river. While the Full Reservoir Level (FRL) of Bhavanisagar is 105 feet, […]