Hartal against sand-mining at Thottapally

The Hindu | May 23, 2020 at 5:24 PM
  • A dawn-to-dusk hartal will be observed in the coastal areas of Alappuzha on Monday by the Janakeeya Samara Samithi against mineral sand-mining at Thottappally.
  • A dharna was organised under the aegis of the Samara Samithi at the Alappuzha district collectorate on Saturday.
  • Apart from removing sand deposit and the steps to widen the estuary, the Irrigation Department has launched work to deepen the 11-km leading channel of the Thottappally spillway.