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Mekedatu: Pondy Assembly convened on Dec 14

Press Trust of India  |  Puducherry 

: The Assembly has been re-convened to meet on December 14 to discuss the issue.

V Vaithilingam has re-convened the session to meet at 10 AM, according to a communication from the Assembly A Vincent Rayar.

Though it did not mention the agenda of the session, the House is likely to adopt a resolution against the Centre's approval to the government to prepare a detailed project report for the construction of a dam across the at

DMK and AIADMK legislators had staged protests at the Assembly Speaker's chamber recently to urge the territorial government to convene a special session to discuss the issue.

is among the riparian states of Cauvery and it is feared that if the dam comes up, availability of water for Karaikal farmers would be curtailed.

The announcement comes a day after the Tamil Nadu Assembly adopted a resolution urging the Centre to withdraw permission given to to prepare the DPR.

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First Published: Fri, December 07 2018. 16:30 IST