Sub station on drying field put on hold

Published: 19th July 2013 10:28 AM  |   Last Updated: 19th July 2013 10:28 AM   |  A+A-

The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the TANGEDCO to maintain status-quo in respect of constructing an electricity sub-station on a grain drying field at Manakkudi village in Nagapattinam district.

The second bench comprising Justices R Banumathi and TS Sivagnanam gave the direction while passing interim orders on a PIL from S Rajagopal. The PIL sought to restrain the TANGEDCO from in any manner making any construction on the drying field, situated amidst agricultural lands.

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