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Chandy visits Karimadom colony

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy visited Karimadom colony, one of the areas worst affected areas in Saturday’s flash floods, on Wednesday. He assured timely delivery of financi

Published: 05th January 2012 12:38 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th May 2012 06:09 PM   |  A+A-

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(Left) Cleaning staff of the City Corporation removing waste from Karimadom colony in a hurry prior to the visit of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on W

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy visited Karimadom colony, one of the areas worst affected areas in Saturday’s flash floods, on Wednesday. He assured timely delivery of financial assistance for the residents of the colony who lost their houses in nature’s fury.

 Chandy’s visit was following a plea by  Transport Minister V S Sivakumar, who had visited the colony the other day. The Chief Minister spent about 20 minutes in the colony. He was accompanied by Sivakumar, District Collector K N Satheesh and Revenue officials.

 Karimadom colony was one among the slums which was severely affected by the torrential rain and flash floods. As many as 100 houses of the colony were partially damaged and 60 fully in the flash floods.



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