Date of Release:
Feb 20 2016
Chennai: The state government has sanctioned preliminary work for the implementation of Athikadavu-Avinashi flood canal project. The public works department has issued an order to this effect on Thursday. This comes close on the heels of an announcement made in the interim budget about revival of the scheme.
Intervening in the debate on interim budget, finance minister O Panneerselvam said the preliminary work such as preparation of environmental impact assessment report would be carried out by engaging a consultant.