Amid demands from leaders of Karnataka for a review of the Cauvery River Authority’s directive to the State to release 9,000 cusecs of Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has convened a meeting of political leaders from the State for Monday.

Leaders from Karnataka, including External Affairs Minister S M Krishna, Power Minister Veerappa Moily and BJP leader Ananth Kumar besides Water Resources Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal are likely to meet Mr. Singh in Delhi.

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