Activists seek ban on hydraulic fracturing

The State government’s announcement of scrapping the GO for the creation of Petroleum, Chemicals & Petrochemicals Investment Region zone has brought relief to farmers and activists in the delta.

published on : 24th February 2020

Farmers from Tamil Nadu delta welcomes government decision scrapping PCPIR plan

Activists laud government’s intention to protect agriculture, seek ban on use of hydraulic fracturing technology.

published on : 24th February 2020

Tamil Nadu​ scraps development of Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region

People and political parties were opposing the project as the two districts come under the Cauvery delta region-the rice bowl the state.

published on : 22nd February 2020