Tamil Nadu rejects Kerala contention that Mullaperiyar dam water release caused floods
Updated : August 24, 2018 03:36 PM IST
The Tamil Nadu government on Friday rejected Kerala's contention that sudden water released by Tamil Nadu from the Mullaperiyar dam was one of the reasons for the deluge in the neighbouring state.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami said Kerala suffered the deluge due to the discharge of excess water from 80 reservoirs spurred by heavy rains in that state.
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