Further References under Provisions of ISRWD Act, 1956 before the Tribunals
With submission of further report on 29.11.2013 by KWDT-II, the Water Disputes related to inter-state river Krishna among basin states of Karnataka, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh has been settled. However, the decision of KWDT-II is not yet effective as the same has not been notified in the official Gazette. Period of submission of further report by KWDT has been extended for a further period of two years from 1st August, 2014 so as to address the terms of reference specified in clauses (a) and (b) of section 89 of the Andhra Pradesh Re-organisation Act, 2014.
Final order dated 5.02.2007 of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT) has been notified in the official gazette on 19.02.2013 to make it effective and binding on party States. Clarifications/ explanation were sought from Tribunal by Party States. Further report of CWDT under Section 5(3) is awaited.