The process of land acquisition for the proposed project is in progress, Kerala Public Works Minister G Sudhakaran said.
Coming down heavily on the Forest Department, Public Works Minister G Sudhakaran on Tuesday alleged that a section of forest officers were blocking development projects in the state.
The Railways has reinstated several express, passenger and Memu services in the neighbouring states, as part of unlock 4.
The demand was made after the railway board decided to cancel the special Jan Shatabdi and Venad Express due to poor patronage, from Saturday.
Livid over dragging the government into the controversy, Sudhakaran said Sivasankar did not deserve any mercy.
The minister had used the word 'Negro' while referring to the community the World Bank officer belongs to.