SC directs K'taka to release Cauvery water to TN for paddy crop

Deepa Balakrishnan, CNN-IBN | Feb 07, 2013 at 12:22pm


New Delhi: The Supreme Court has provided some relief to Tamil Nadu in the Cauvery water sharing dispute. The apex court has directed Karnataka to release 2.44 tmc of water to Tamil Nadu for the paddy crop. The court also observed that this limit will not adversely affect Karnataka's drinking water requirement.