MADURAI: The water level in the Periyar dam stood at 110.70 feet (136 feet) with an inflow of 57 cusecs and a discharge of 242 cusecs. The level in the Vaigai dam was 28.54 feet (71 feet) with an inflow of 111 cusecs and a discharge of 41 cusecs.
The combined Periyar credit stood at 984 mcft.
A prisoner was allegedly assaulted in a minor clash in the Madurai central prison on Sunday.
According to police, a quarrel over a petty issue led to the clash in which S. Chinna Thangam (27) of Dindigul district, lodged in the jail in connection with a theft case, suffered an injury.
The Karimedu police are investigating.
National Safety Day
National Safety Day was observed on Friday at Madura Coats Private with K. Kaliannan, Deputy Chief Inspector of Factories, hoisting the safety flag. P. Rajendran, General Manager, presided over the function. Staff Reporter