Dam Safety Act:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government Policies and associated issues.   Context: The Supreme Court has found in the Dam Safety Act of 2021 a panacea to end the “perennial” legal battle between Tamil Nadu and Kerala over the Mullaperiyar dam.   What’s the issue? Kerala and Tamil Nadu have been trading charges against each …

Constitutional Validity of Dam Safety Act challenged:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Government policies and interventions for development in various sectors and issues arising out of their design and implementation.   Constitutional Validity of Dam Safety Act challenged: Context: A DMK MO from Lok Sabha has moved the Madras High Court challenging the constitutional validity of Dam Safety Act, 2021 on the …