The Cauvery issue these days is no more about how much water is shared between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu than it is about who owns more oxygen. It is identity politics, pure and simple. For some people...
15,000 police men and officers have been deployed all over the city in wake of protests.
"The agony claimed by Tamil Nadu on the water crisis doesn't exist."
Protests by pro-Kannada outfits have been reported from several parts of the state over the SC order asking Karnataka to release water to Tamil Nadu.