Companies that built four demolished complexes ordered to deposit 50% of compensation amount that is due to flat owners before February 17
Empty private lands overgrown with bushes located on either side of the Koladathu bund road also provides the snakes ample cover.
Manoj Mathew, a retired advocate, dreamt of settling down in Kochi. For the past six months, he has been apartment hunting in the coastal city.
Meanwhile, the new Maradu municipal council has sought government approval to distribute compensation to residents nearby.
It has been a year since the five apartment complexes at Maradu turned to dust following a Supreme Court directive.
The sun shines bright overhead. Sitting on a country boat, Shanmughan casts his eyes aimlessly on the water hyacinths floating in the backwaters.
The councillors are upbeat about the timely completion of the work this time.
Meanwhile, NGT’s state-level monitoring committee chairman Justice Ramakrishna Pillai received a complaint regarding the remaining waste in the backwaters.
Even six months after the demolition of Maradu flats, the nearby residents who were affected during the process are waiting for the promised repair work.
The actor has previously written Malayalam lyrics for Achayans and also served as a playback singer on four films including Achayans, Chanakya Thanthram, Oru Kuttanadan Blog, and Shylock
With the Maradu demolitions over, the focus has now shifted to the compensation to be provided the evicted flats owners of the ill-fated apartment complexes.
Hours before the implosion, people vied for every inch of space to catch the spectacle; loud cheers were heard when the buildings tumbled down
The five skyscrapers at Maradu will turn to dust by mid-December, about 25 days before the deadline fixed by the Supreme Court to demolish them for violating CRZ norms.
Order in this regard comes in response to petitions filed by two flat owners; Fresh applications for removal of items from apartments can be submitted till October 31