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Funds were sanctioned for the repair work of the roads at various parts of the constituencies.
The Kerala Financial Corporation (KFC) will now be able to issue performance guarantee for public works.
It promises safer roads that boast international standards and a construction process that is transparent and corruption-free, the Chief Minister’s Office said.
PWD Minister H D Revanna said around 15 lakh farmers in the state will benefit from the loan waiver announced by the government.
Petitioner’s counsel B Ramprasath submitted there was enormous delay in construction of the RUB due to water-logging and lethargy on the part of the local bodies.
A few relatives are still at home and the family is yet to recover from the shock of their son’s untimely demise in the ‘death pits’ of the Palarivattom- Kakkanad Road.
It is learned that the 1,000-metre-stretch the Corporation has begun work on is part of the PWD’s project that it had issued tender for.
The residents and shop owners along the stretch have been witnessing such mishaps for a long time.
PWD executive engineer said due to the recent rains in Kochi, the workers are not able to continue their works on the Palarivattom- Kakkanad stretch.
According to the Collector, if any mishaps occur due to the poor condition of roads, legal action will be initiated against the Assistant Engineers, contractors and other officers.
The directions were issued at a recently-held meeting chaired by PWD Engineer-in-Chief Umesh Chandra Mishra.
The residents under the banner of Kallikuppam Gangai Nagar Pothu Nala Sangam filed a writ petition in the Madras High Court on Friday, seeking injunction on eviction.
The tender for initiating the repair work from the stretch between Palarivattom to Kunnumpuram has been awarded to a private party and that too will be completed within three weeks.
The agency has alleged that Kailash Murarka, now absconding, had paid two other accused -- Vinay Pandya and Rinku Khanuja -- Rs 75 lakh to get the morphing done in Mumbai.
Last week, six deaths occurred from two accidents in two days in front of an apartment complex.