Special Leave Petition

Single tribunal to decide all Inter-state Water Disputes

January 11, 2017

Inter-state water disputes in India is a perennial problem having its implications on not only inter-state relations but also on the very fabric of Indian federalism. Recently, the states like Tamil Nadu-Karnataka (Cauvery basin), Goa-Karnataka-Maharashtra (Mahadayi) and Odisha-Chhattisgarh (Mahanadi) were seen fighting over sharing of river water....