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Pondy CM-lead team should meet PM on Karnataka's Mekedatu dam : Geethanathan

Puducherry, June 19 (UNI) Puducherry Agriculturists Association President T Geethanathan on Sunday said a team led by Chief Minister N Rangasamy should meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Water Resources Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat to prevent Karnataka government from constructing a dam at Mekedatu across river Cauvery.
In a release here, Geethanathan said Puducherry got equal rights like Tamil Nadu to get cauvery water.
If Karnataka was allowed to construct a dam at Mekedatu, it will spoil the livelihood of the farmers of Karaikal region, he said.
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