Downstream areas to continue to get waterlogged if road not cleared: Petitoner
Considering the sensitivity of the issue, I request your immediate personal intervention, Stalin wrote in his letter to Andhra counterpart Jagan Mohan Reddy.
Fishermen from Ennore and nearby areas have complained of a large number of dead fish washing ashore in Kosasthalaiyar backwaters over the past couple of days.
The Water Resource Department is planning to strengthen the banks of Kosasthalaiyar River at Rs 15 crore.
“In some places, there was a discrepancy between the actual space available for construction and the space that was proposed in the initial DPR.
The Public Works Department appears to be violating government norms in mining sand from the Kosasthalaiyar river bed.
However, Express found that nearly half of the 14-acre mining site was covered in shrubbery and has only clay soil at the top.