‘Delta Bill will stand legal scrutiny’

The Hindu | Feb 21, 2020 at 7:19 PM
  • The emphasis of the Tamil Nadu Protected Agriculture Zone Development Bill is on promoting agriculture in the region than on acquiring any regulatory function.
  • As agriculture was a State subject, the government had chosen to give greater importance to “positive and promotional functions” than anything else.
  • The Mannargudi lignite field, as is called officially, has about 24.69 billion tonnes.