Mon, Sep 12, 2016, 03:47 PM
Farmers in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are indulging in arson on shops and and vehicles in both the states, over Cauvery water dispute. The riots first began in Karnataka, in reaction to Supreme Court (SC) directions to the state that 15,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water should be released to Tamil Nadu daily. Buses from Tamil Nadu were attacked and destroyed. As a counter, cases of arson are being reported in Tamil Nadu too, where buses are being burnt and driver are being beaten up.