A week without water, thirsty resettled families stage protests, call for TNSCB to act
SIAs are mandated by law to ensure that evicted families are given fair compensation.
These families who lived very close to the Vanagaram fish market are worried how their childrens' education will pan out as relocation means shifting to new schools.
Construction of the buildings was over 3 years ago but education department is yet to start schools in it.
Shifted to Perumbakkam about 30 kms away from their earlier residence, many in the new locality find very fewer opportunities to earn their bread.
As the sole doctor stays only for two hours, the hospital staff and until recently, even a sanitary worker, was prescribing medicines the rest of the day.