Idukki(Ker), Jan 29 (PTI) The Mullaperiyar sub-committee, under the Supreme Court-appointed supervisory panel, today visited the dam and carried out inspections. Also Read - 7th Pay Commission Latest News: Retirement Age of Govt Employees of THIS State Increased | Check Who Will be Benefitted

The team, headed by V Rajesh, Executive Engineer, Central Water Commission, inspected the main dam,Baby Dam,spillway and leakage in the structures as the part of the routine visit. Also Read - Ola Plans to Operationalise 2-wheeler Factory in Tamil Nadu Soon, Expected to Create 10,000 Jobs

The panel comprises two members each from Kerala and Tamil Nadu, besides the Chairman. Also Read - 6 Dead, Several Injured in Blast at Firecracker Factory Near Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu

The officials of both states were also present during the visit of the sub-committee.

The panel last visited the dam area on December 2.

There is a dispute between Kerala and Tamil Nadu over the storage level of the Mullaperyiar Dam.

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