Protests grow strong against land acquisition for eight-lane highway

At a time when the Madras High Court has reserved its order for the petitions against acquisition of 1,125 acres of land for the construction of the government’s ambitious 277.3 km long eight-lane highway connecting Salem and Chennai under the Centre’s ‘Bharatmala Pariyojana’ scheme, Ettu Vazhali Salai Ethiruppu Kootamaippu today organised a massive protest in front of Tiruvannamalai Collectorate Office against the acquisition process. Continue Reading