Rs 20 crore for pre-monsoon preparedness work in TN


State government sanctioned Rs 20 crore for pre-monsoon preparedness work for the year 2022-2023 in Chennai, Chengalpattu, Kancheepuram, Tiruvallur and Cuddalore districts of Tamil Nadu, as per the government order.”The major waterways in Chennai such as Cooum River, Adyar River, Buckingham Canal, Otteri Nullah, Virugambakkam Canal, and river mouth and flood carrier drains in Cuddalore district which are been maintained by the Water Resources Department (WRD). The major reasons for inundation, spread of epidemic diseases during the seasonal rainfall are due to solid waste and debris dumped,” read the GO.