The forest department is expected to give its nod after talks, sources said. K Syed, member of the district green committee, told TNIE that trees cannot be uprooted without obtaining consent.
As of now, Rs 10 lakh has been allotted to clean the eight-kilometre stretch of the canal from Melapalayam to Thimmarajapuram.
Around 50,000 people from 50 villages situated around Kovilpalayam depend on trains to reach their work in Coimbatore and Pollachi. But they have to travel to Kinathukkadavu daily to board trains.
The BJP functionary was allegedly murdered by a group of people in the Moolikulam area of the city on August 30.
While handing over 15km-long road sections developed by the NHAI at its own cost to concessionaires for toll, the pact signed between NHAI and contractors was silent on how the revenue must be shared
As per sources, students from Oomapalayam, Odanthurai, Kattoor and Mettupalayam travelled in three coaches. T-shirts and sweets were distributed to them.
According to sources, a new project 'Carbon Neutral' to create a sustainable future for the people of Tamil Nadu, is being developed and implemented across the state.
Officials from the Revenue and Police Department held a series of talks with the villagers. However, since no amicable solutions were reached, around 15 protestors were held.
Currently, MLCP facilities are available on the city corporation office compound and opposite the railway station at Thampanoor.
Murugesan, Perumanallur police personnel and other officials held talks with the villagers and parents.
“Despite raising the issue with civic officials, no action has been taken so far. The stray horses scare pedestrians, motorists and even cause mishaps on roads.
“Based on our preliminary assessment, we believe the incident occurred around two or three days back, judging by the highly decomposed state of the elephant’s face.
According to Vadalur police, a private bus, carrying around 40 passengers, was en route to Virudachalam from Cuddalore.
S Vivin Saravan, a social activist, told TNIE, “A mini dump yard is in the making in Kavundampalayam and the CCMC does not bat an eyelid.
Activist SP Muthuraman, in his petition attached with photos, said Tirunelveli and Palayam canals have been turned into a dustbin of the corporation.
“Despite filing several petitions with the civic body, no action has been taken by the officials,” they said. Natarajan, a resident of SP Nagar, told TNIE,
The park, which will be set up on 112 cents of land near Palayam Connemara Market opposite Martyrs Column, is expected to provide much-needed breathing space for the public.
A sati stone sculpture and two hero stones dating back to the 17th century were recently found at Kondaneri Lake in Madathupati near Rajapalayam.
In this situation, numerous petitions and requests were filed with the civic body by the traders to renovate the market with basic amenities.
Vandhana, a student from Avinashilingam University, told TNIE, “The overbridge has more than hundreds of steps, which makes it difficult for people to climb it.