New Delhi : The Supreme Court agreed to hear a contempt plea of the Tamil Nadu against the Centre for not constituiting the Cauvery Management Board. A bench comprising chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkkar and D Y Chandrachud posted the matter for April 9. We will understand Tamil Nadu’s difficulty of not getting water. We will resolve the issue. List the matter for April 9,” the bench said.
Tamil Nadu had sought contempt action against the Centre for “failure” to frame the scheme for constitution of the Caurvery Management Board and the Cauvery Water Regulation Committee within six weeks, as directed by the apex court on February 16.