CM meets PM

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami met Prime Minister Modi and requested him to take necessary steps to form the Cauvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulations Committee to implement the order of the Supreme Court.

He presented a memorandum to the Prime Minister to this effect. He said that the farmers of the delta areas of Tamil Nadu were dependent on Cauvery water for irrigation and they hoped that they would be able to commence agricultural operations in the irrigation season which begins on June 1st.The formation of the Cauvery Management Board had become an integral part of the judgment of the Supreme Court.