Irrigation Project

  • Kamal Nath forced to seek shelter in municipal building 29-05-2013 03:12 AM

    Chhindwara: Strong winds and rains disrupted a function which Union Urban Development and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath was to attend on Tuesday and forced him to seek shelter in a municipal building at Amarwada, about 65 kms away from the district headquarters. Nath arrived in Amarwada to lay the...
  • Odisha: Protests against Lower Suktel Project turn violent 30-04-2013 09:15 AM

    Bolangir: Protests by villagers displaced by the Lower Suktel power project turned violent at Bolangir on Monday. As many as 40 people were injured when the protestors clashed with police. 16 people were arrested. Villagers affected by the project staged a road blockade for over 2 hours, demanding higher compensation....
  • CAG indicts Maha govt over delayed irrigation projects 18-04-2013 04:31 PM

    Mumbai: The CAG report on irrigation projects was tabled in the Maharashtra Assembly on Thursday. The CAG slammed the Maharashtra government over incomplete irrigation projects, saying it has led to cost overruns of around Rs 27,000 crore in a finding that could raise questions on the role of NCP and...
  • Parrikar alleges irregularities in Maharashtra irrigation 10-04-2013 01:48 AM

    Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday alleged irregularities in all irrigation projects in Maharashtra, including the Tillari project bordering the state. "All irrigation projects in Maharashtra are scam. I am saying this on record," he told the State Legislative Assembly, while speaking on demands for grants. "We know...
  • BSY's sons, son-in-law granted anticipatory bail 29-11-2012 12:25 AM

    Bangalore: Karnataka High Court on Wednesday granted anticipatory bail to former Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa's two sons and son-in-law, co-accused in a case over alleged irregularities in awarding of contracts for the Upper Bhadra irrigation project. The case had been filed on a private complaint before the Lokayukta court by...
  • Graft case against BSY adjourned to Sept 22 03-09-2011 06:31 PM

    Bangalore: The Special Lokayukta Court in Bangalore on Saturday adjourned to September 22 further hearing on a complaint filed against former Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yeddyurappa in a case of alleged graft. Judge NK Sudhindra Rao had on August 10 directed the Lokayukta police to probe the complaint and submit...