Irrigation and flood control (I & FC) department and the PWD are constructing wells with different techniques at Hiranki and Akshardham.
Thoothukudi MP Kanimozhi had asked if the Union govt had considered cancelling the bids called for hydrocarbon extraction in the Protected Agricultural Zone in Tamil Nadu, as requested by the TN govt
Cauvery basin protected agricultural zone, says Stalin, urges PM to terminate hydrocarbon extraction in Pudukottai
Stalin said Cauvery Basin is the bedrock of the State’s food security and agro-based economy from time immemorial and the ecologically fragile zone supports the livelihood of millions of farmers
In a release on Monday, he said that in order to mine hydrocarbon from 55 places in the country including three from Tamil Nadu, licences have been issued.