On the eve of World Water Day , District collector inaugurated the tree plantation activity along PWD canal in Nadarmedu area of Erode Corporation. 600 saplings each of 6ft height were planted along the PWD canal with help of Aramsei Foundation.
District Collector Inaugurated the nursery in Kuttapalayam Panchayat of Chennimalai block. This nursery is exclusively planned for raising of Coconut saplings. In similar way 100 nurseries have been started in 14 blocks. Among those 100 nurseries - 16 nurseries will function as block nurseries , 17 as horticulture nurseries and 68 as moringa & papaya nurseries. Additional collector/ Project director DRDA Mr Madhubalan IAS , BDOs Mr Ganapathy and Ms Jothibhagyam , AE Mr Prakash , Chennimalai Block Chairman participated in this event.
Punjaipalathozhuvu is a 400 acre PWD tank located in the Chennimalai block of Erode district. It has not received water in the last 15 years. This tank is a part of Athikadavu avinashi scheme and will be assured water from July 2022. Removal of invasive weeds and restoration of bunds has been taken up under Namakku Naame scheme of the government. District collector Erode inaugurated the restoration of Punjaipalathozhuvu tank on world water day March 22, 2022. Additional collector/ Project director DRDA Mr L Madhubalan IAS , EE Rural Development Mr Ramasamy , EE PWD Mr Kannan were present during the event.