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Mahanadi water sharing dispute: Tribunal to visit Chilika today
Mahanadi water sharing dispute: Tribunal to visit Chilika today

As per the schedule, a nine-member team of the tribunal along with 24 officials from both States will visit Chilika and its mouth region to take stock of the situation.

  • Saturday, 27 May 2023
Mahanadi Tribunal Members At OPGC, Jharsuguda
Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal team in Odisha, visits Sundargarh & Jharsuguda on Day 3

It was the third day of their visit and they visited OPGC’s Ib Thermal Power House and the proposed Ib dam project site at Sundargarh.

  • Monday, 22 May 2023
Kalma Barrage In Chhattisgarh Over Mahanadi
Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal visits Kalma barrage in Chhattisgarh

As per reports, on the third day of its second phase field visit, the tribunal examined the barrage and its capacity to hold water. It also reviewed the water level during the monsoon and non-monsoon seasons and how much water the barrage releases into Odisha.

  • Tuesday, 02 May 2023
Mahanadi row: Chhattisgarh opens 17 gates of Kalma barrage to 'mislead' tribunal
Mahanadi row: Chhattisgarh opens 17 gates of Kalma barrage to 'mislead' tribunal

Speculations are rife that, Chhattisgarh might have opened the gates of the barrage during non-monsoon season fearing that the tribunal’s decision may go in favour of Odisha once it spots the dry conditions of Mahanadi in places like Subarnapur, Nayagarh and Boudh.

  • Wednesday, 26 April 2023
BJD MLA, Debi Prasad Mishra
'Odisha is rightful owner of two-thirds of Mahanadi water'

Mishra’s statement came in response to Baghel’s statement - Mahanadi originates from Chhattisgarh and the entire water goes to Odisha.

  • Thursday, 20 April 2023
Mahanadi Dispute
Mahanadi water dispute: River originates in Chhattisgarh, all water goes to Odisha - CM Bhupesh Baghel

According to Baghel, the Mahanadi river originated from Chhattisgarh and the matter should not have reached the Tribunal.

  • Wednesday, 19 April 2023
Mahanadi Tribunal
Will Mahanadi dispute end? Eyes on Tribunal’s field visit; politics intensify in Odisha

There has been a constant drop in the water level downstream of Hirakud Dam. Most of the riverbed has completely dried up.

  • Tuesday, 18 April 2023
Odisha’s lifeline, Mahanadi River
Opposition raises Mahanadi water crisis issue in Odisha Assembly

Senior Congress leader, Narasingha Mishra, on the other hand, said that even though two committees were formed, not a single meeting has been conducted by the individual committees.

  • Tuesday, 28 March 2023
Mahanadi water crisis deepens, all eyes on Tribunal's field visit in Odisha  
Mahanadi water crisis deepens, all eyes on Tribunal's field visit in Odisha  

While the Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal is all set to conduct a field visit in neighbouring Chhattisgarh, all eyes are now on the preparedness of Odisha government to furnish impactful fact and figures to help strengthen the case in its favour.

  • Monday, 27 March 2023
Mahanadi Tribunal
Mahanadi Tribunal to visit Chhattisgarh; 'Hirakud stares at dead storage level’

Senior BJP leader Bijoy Mohapatra, on the other hand, today targeted the Odisha government and expressed concern over severe water crisis in Hirakud dam.

  • Saturday, 25 March 2023
Mahanadi
Kalma barrage in Chhattisgarh throttles Mahanadi water flow to Odisha

The flow of the river has slowed down and it has completely dried up at several places like Subarnapur, Nayagarh and Boudh. 

  • Sunday, 19 March 2023
Kalma Barrage In Chhattisgarh Over Mahanadi
Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal to conduct field visit on March 15

The technical teams and assessors appointed in connection with the water dispute between Odisha & Chhattisgarh will accompany the tribunal members during the visit.

  • Monday, 13 February 2023
GHARIAL CARCASS
Gharial With GPS Device Found Dead On Mahanadi Banks In Sambalpur

A gharial crocodile was found dead on the banks of Mahanadi river near Marwari Pada Ghat in Sambalpur yesterday (Sept 12). The carcass was recovered from the water body by local people. A GPS tracking device was found attached to the gharial’s tail. Forest officer who reached the spot informed that it might have come up from Satkosia.

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  • Tuesday, 13 September 2022
Mahanadi Suicide Twist
Bizarre Twist In Man's 'Suicide Bid' In Mahanadi River

In a strange twist to the missing youth case in Mahanadi river, police have traced the man who was initially suspected to have jumped into Mahanadi from Mundali barrage on Tuesday (Aug 30). Initially, it was suspected that the man jumped into Mahanadi to commit suicide.

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  • Wednesday, 31 August 2022
SRC PK Jena
Don’t underestimate power of flowing water: Odisha SRC appeals to people

Urging people not to try to cross road, bridges or culverts where floodwater is flowing, the SRC said, “Let's not underestimate the power of flowing water.

  • Sunday, 21 August 2022
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