Tax arrears? No water, seems to be Metrowater credo at time of scarcity

For over a week, city residents have been battling with booking a water tanker on the website of Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board due to backlogs in paying property tax. Continue Reading

Special train, carrying 25 lakh litres of water, leaves for Chennai

The water special train was decorated with flower garlands and banana plants. Poojas were performed before the train was flagged off by a water board official from Jolarpettai this morning. Continue Reading

TN CM Palaniswami welcomes Kerala’s water offer

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday urged his Kerala counterpart Pinarayi Vijayan to extend cooperation to store water to the full level in the Mullaperiyar dam. Continue Reading

Group undertakes renovation activities at Korattur lake

Members of Korattur Aeri Padukappu Makkal Iyakkam (KAPMI) have been working on several lakes in recent times, including restoration and maintenance projects. Continue Reading

Kerala offers 20 lakh litres water to TN, AIADMK govt yet to take decision

Even as Tamilnadu, especially Chennai and its suburbs, is reeling under water crisis following depletion of ground water level and poor storage in many lakes, the Kerala government yesterday said that it offered to provide 20 lakh litres drinking water its neighbouring State, but that the Palaniswamy-led AIADMK government has declined the offer saying there was no need for the help at present. Continue Reading

TNCC president says TN must seek water from neighbouring States

Charging Municipal Administration Minister S P Velumani with lying that there is no water crisis in Tamilnadu, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) president K S Alagiri says the government has not been able to give water to the parched tongues of the State. Continue Reading