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Tamil Nadu Assembly passed the Resolution on Mullaperiyar Dam

India Current Affairs 2011. The special session of Tamil Nadu Assembly on 15 December 2011 passed the resolution, which seeks immediate deployment of the Central Industrial Security Force at the vicinity of the Mullaperiyar dam

Dec 17, 2011 14:55 IST

The special session of Tamil Nadu Assembly on 15 December 2011 passed the resolution, which seeks immediate deployment of the Central Industrial Security Force at the vicinity of the Mullaperiyar dam. It also states that Kerala Government should bring in necessary amendments in the Kerala Irrigation and water protection Act passed in 2006 and accept the Supreme Court’s order to increase the water level to 142 ft.


The resolution also stated that it should allow Tamilnadu to continue the strengthening work at the Dam so that the water level is raised to 152 ft. The Assembly also resolved to unanimously sustain the rights of Tamilnadu on the issue.