Jayalalithaa orders release of water from dams

Jayalalithaa orders release of water from dams
Jayalalithaa orders release of water from dams

Chennai: Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced opening of water from Periyar and Amaravathy dams for irrigational purposes from tomorrow.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa said, water would be released from Periyar dam that would help agricultural lands spread over 5,146 acres in Theni and Uttamapalayam. She also ordered release of water from Amaravathy dam that would help farming lands spread over 54,637 acres in Tiruppur and Karur districts.

Jayalalithaa orders release of water from dams