Inflow of water into #StanleyReservoir at Mettur in Tamil Nadu rises steadily.
Cauvery water released from Mettur dam reached Nallambal reservoir at Karaikal#Puducherry ) today. Agriculture minister Kamala kannan, District Collector Arjun Sharma and others welcome #CauveryWater by showering flowers.
Tamil Nadu: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami opened the sluice gates of Mettur dam yesterday. The gates of the dam were last opened in 2011. Chief Minister said,"Water would be released from the dam for 90 days. 3000 cusecs of water was released in the first go."
Varieties of birds fly freely along the River Cauvery from Hogenakkal Waterfalls in Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu till the Stanley Reservoir at Mettur. They are oblivious to the pandemic and go on with their daily routine jubilantly. #AIRVideo : Dharmapuri Dhandapani
Mettur legislator Semmalai joins Panneerselvam's camp, reports PTI