Cauvery water dispute matter: SC to continue hearing
ANI | Updated: Sep 19, 2017 02:58 IST
A bench of the apex court, headed by now Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, had earlier directed the Karnataka Government to provide 2000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu till its further order.
The top court, earlier in January, dismissed the plea seeking compensation from both Karnataka and Tamil Nadu Governments for the loss of property during the Cauvery water related dispute between both the states.
Siva Kumar, a Tamil Nadu based activist, had earlier filed the petition in the apex court on the same.
The lawyer from the side of Tamil Nadu, Shekhar Naphade, urged the three-judge bench to bring the matter to a logical end for which there should be a continuous hearing.