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According to the Local Self-Government Department (LSGD), local bodies have been instructed to constitute such a new working group by September 28.
The post-flood cleaning activities launched by the district administration in Ernakulam concluded on Sunday.
Chendamangalam, where the recent flood left a devastating trail, and its weavers are on a path to recovery with the widespread campaign seeking help to revive the handloom town hitting the mark.
Vijayan left the state on September 2 along with his wife Kamala Vijayan and was treated at the famed Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota.
The highest number of houses surveyed in the state is in Ernakulam, with 8,000 volunteers from 35 colleges engaged in data collection.
A hike in the delegate registration fees and steps to minimise expenses by doing away with extravaganza and cash prizes are part of the academy’s proposals.
Titled “Rakthasakhshyam”, the observance this year will be an austere affair in the wake of the floods, said Cultural Affairs Minister A K Balan.
The World Bank, in its preliminary report, has estimated that an amount of Rs 25,050 crore is necessary for rebuilding the state.
According to the budget papers, a total of Rs 11,866.9 crore is owed to the government under various heads at the end of the 2016-17 financial year.
While a few legislators of the Congress have sent their one month's salary cheques to the party office in the state assembly but they are lying in cupboard in the office only.
In the floods, a majority of the areas in Aluva and Paravur were submerged.
The group was headed by Ashu Mathur and comprised TS Mehra and Anil Kumar from the Centre.
It will be ensured that the state gets maximum central aid, the delegation said.
Kerala floods one month after: Sports stars, teachers urge government to rethink excluding major sports events
The government decided to do away with 18 events, which it introduced this year, from the meet, to “cut short the expenses post floods.”
Lekha’s words present the state of affair of the allotment of interest-free loan to flood-ravaged families in the state.