K'taka releases Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu

CNN-IBN | Sep 30, 2012 at 04:25pm

Complying with the Supreme Court directive, Karnataka on Sunday began release of Cauvery River water to Tamil Nadu, triggering widespread protests across the district and disrupting vehicular movement. 'We are not in a position to release Cauvery River water but with due respect to the Supreme Court direction we are complying its order,' said Karnataka Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar.