Torrential Rains in Many Parts of Karnataka… Increase in Water Level Opening in Cauvery
More water is being received copious inflows and some reaching their full level, in the river Cauvery due to heavy rain in Karnataka. This makes the Mettur Order fast. It can be easily said that this year the level in all of them is quite satisfactory compared to that over the last 10 years
Water from Tamilnadu to Karnataka has been opened up. The water flows in Cauvery water capture areas. Karnataka has flooded in most of the areas in river Cauvery for the last few days. Due to this, the amount of water from the Kabini river in Karnataka has been increased to 45,000 cubic feet per second to TamilNadu. Thus the Kabini dam is fast.
Over the last fortnight, there has been heavy downpour in many parts of Karnataka. There is a huge flood in the Cauvery River. As the Mettur dam is said to be about 80 feet. The flow may also increase depending on the severity of the rainfall.