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Nowadays the people of chennai city are facing hard times getting metro water from private and corporation water suppliers cmwas there are drought anywhere across the state of tamilnadu. Now the rate of mineral water of 12000 liter is double the previous price.

The Chennai Metro-water itself facing water short supply and even the vehicle in distributing the water. The daily requirement of water is four crores litres for entire citizen.

Apart from this the water is getting shared with sewage in certain areas. Presently the current price of water varying from 950/- to 1300/- a 12000 litres from private sellers. Log of individuals across the neighbourhood areas of chennai are challenging the short supply of water. Rupees six hundred is 9000l treated packaged waters is all due to pipe water is in short. Daily 300 lorry tank of water are required by the chennai city people

Full Tank Level (ft.) Full Capacity (mcft) Level (ft) Storage Inflow  (cusecs) Outflow (cusecs) Rainfall (mm) Storage as on same day last year (mcft)
 (Mcft)
RESERVOIR
POONDI 140 3231 125.48 296 0 10 0 1998
CHOLAVARAM 64.5 881 45 0 0 0 0 83
REDHILLS 50.2 3300 33.64 637 0 153 0 1051
SUB TOTAL  –  7412 933  – 3,132.00
CHEMBARAMBAKKAM 85.4 3645 72.45 892 0 102 0 964
TOTAL 11057 1,825.00 4,096.00
ENTRY POINT 0 0
KORATTUR ANICUT 0
TAMARAIPAKKAM 0

Here is the list of water level across the lakes, water tanks, ponds, in chennai

Date Cholavaram Redhills Chembarambakkam Poondi
Level Storage Level Storage Level Storage Level Storage
first may 45.85 41 38.97 1257 75.79 1422 126.53 404
second may 45.74 39 38.85 1241 75.71 1407 126.51 401
third may 45.64 37 38.74 1225 75.62 1392 126.49 399
fourth may 45.54 35 38.63 1210 75.55 1379 126.47 397
fifth may 45.42 33 38.52 1195 75.45 1366 126.45 395
sixth may 45.32 31 38.4 1179 75.4 1352 126.43 393
seventh may 45.2 29 38.29 1164 75.32 1338 126.41 391
eighth may 45.09 27 38.18 1150 75.23 1324 126.39 388
nineth may 45.04 26 38.07 1135 75.15 1310 126.37 386
tenth may 45 24 37.95 1120 75.07 1296 126.35 384
eleventh may 45 22 37.84 1105 74.99 1282 126.33 382
twelfth may 45 20 37.72 1090 74.9 1268 126.31 380
thirteenth may 45 18 37.6 1074 74.82 1254 126.29 378
fourteenth may 45 16 37.48 1059 74.73 1240 126.27 376
fifteenth may 45 14 37.36 1044 74.65 1226 126.25 373
sixteenth may 45 12 37.24 1029 74.56 1212 126.23 371
seventeenth may 45 10 37.12 1014 74.48 1198 126.21 369
eighteenth may 45 8 37 1000 74.39 1184 126.19 367
nineteenth may 45 6 36.88 985 74.3 1170 126.17 365
twentieth may 45 4 36.76 970 74.22 1156 126.15 363
twenty first may 45 2 36.63 955 74.14 1143 126.13 361
twenty second may 45 Nil 36.5 940 74.05 1130 126.11 359
twenty third may 45 Nil 36.37 924 73.98 1119 126.09 356
twenty fourth may 45 Nil 36.27 913 73.92 1109 126.06 354
twenty fifth may 45 Nil 36.17 901 73.84 1096 126.04 352

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