Karnataka [India]: The Pro-Kalasa-Banduri project organisations have called for a bandh in North Karnataka tomorrow over Mahadayi water dispute.
The state of Karnataka and Goa are at loggerheads on the issue of sharing inter-state Mahadayi river water.
While the river originates from Karnataka, a major part of it flows in Goa.
Earlier, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddarmaiah has called for a meeting with his Maharashtra and Goa counterparts Devendra Fadnavis and Manohar Parrikar respectively “to arrive at a negotiated settlement” over the issue.
The Karnataka has sought the release of 7.56 tmcft water for the Kalasa-Banduri Nala project. (ANI)