The State authorities has determined to put together an action plan for development of Mekedatu consuming water mission within the Cauvery basin for catering to consuming water wants of Bengaluru and Ramanagaram districts, Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs Basavaraj Bommai stated on Friday.
A call on getting ready the action plan on the mission was taken at a gathering chaired by Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa. The Chief Minister would quickly maintain session with authorized and irrigation specialists and resolve the longer term authorized battle within the Supreme Court, he stated. The Tamil Nadu authorities has filed a petition within the Supreme Court opposing the development of the dam across the river, claiming that it might harm the pursuits of its farmers.