Apprehensions have been raised by many farmers on the way the Rs 1,crore Kuttanad package recommended by the Dr M.S. Non-implementation of the important components of the ₹1,crore Kuttanad Package within the specified timeframe has deprived the. ALAPPUZHA: The state government will approach the Centre for Kuttanad package II to find a lasting solution to the hardship faced by the.

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He directed the District Collectors to approach banks to provide loans to the flood-affected people. The Kerala Financial Corporation and cooperative banks should consider providing loans to small scale traders, the Chief Minister said.

Now the entire area is proposed to be reclaimed for developing as a major township. He said extension was given to relatively unimportant projects such as construction of bunds around polders, which are under way in non-priority areas in Vaikom, Kottayam, Changanacherry, Tiruvalla and Karthikapally taluks. Five things to watch out for December 31, A peek into the most important events happening in India.

Such persons will be prosecuted. The rain has subsided but most villages in the region remain under water. Cities were renamed, liberals were shouted down and vegans found their voice. A woman outtanad her baby in her home in flood-hit Kuttanad. Printable version Dec 31, 9: They point out that the irrigation department used up a major share of the funds just to build bunds to block saline water from entering the Vembanad lake.

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Chief Minister convenes meeting to review flood relief operations The State government will approach the Centre for the revival of the Kuttanad package, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said. Meanwhile, the Thottappally spillway project requiring widening and deepening of the channel is important and that does not seem to have got an extension, he pointed out. Launched in for the overall development of the region and the residents, the Kuttanad package was conceived as a solution to the degradation of the aquatic environment and the health hazards faced by the people.

The outer bunds on a stretch of 4, km if constructed with granite boulders as proposed, would require lakh tonnes of granite. Alappuzha and Kottayam districts have already been declared flood-hit, he pointed out.

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Besides, to alleviate the fury of floods in the Kuttanad region, opening of AC canal as recommended by the MS Swaminathan Research Foundation, he said. For providing infrastructure support to paddy cultivation in Alappuzha, Kottayam and Pathanamthitta districts consistently under threat of threats, the MSSRF’s project to construct outer bunds has an estimated expenditure of Rs crore.

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In Kerala’s monsoon-ravaged Kuttanad, recalling a failed project to make the region flood-free

Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines. Modi regime is spending more on material component, less on labour, so people are not benefited, says CP Joshi Apart from the destruction and displacement, the flooding of Kuttanad points to its failed wetland ecosystem development project.

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May destroy the environment, they allege Apprehensions have been raised by many farmers on the way the Rs 1,crore Kuttanad package recommended by the Dr M. Goodbye to all that1 What ended Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan speaking at a high-level meeting convened to review the flood relief operations in Alappuzha and Kottayam districts in Alappuzha on Sunday.

Weather holds New Year surprise for North Active western disturbance expected to bring rain, snow and relief from the Speaking to reporters after a cabinet meeting, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said it has decided to approach the Centre for implementing schemes under the package. Are Ayushman Bharat rates out of sync? Kutanad still do not know when they can return to their homes.