Mullappally urges govt to rethink K-Rail project

Senior Congress chief and former Union Minister of State for Home, Mullappally Ramachandran, has known as upon the State authorities to rethink its resolution to proceed with the proposed excessive velocity K-Rail project.

Opening a seminar right here on the environmental affect of the project, Mr. Ramachandran stated the State’s wealthy wetlands, paddy fields and rivers would endure huge adjustments with the unscientific plan which ought to be opposed by all mainstream political events.

“Above all, the final environmental impact assessment report regarding the project is yet to come for getting a clear picture. If implemented, it will break the backbone of Kerala and create a situation that existed in West Bengal’s Nandigram,” he stated.

Criticising the State authorities’s alleged silence in answering the general public issues associated to the project, Mr. Ramachandran stated it was time for the Chief Minister to quit his false delight and method issues with a way of actuality. He stated that it was not only a case associated to the rehabilitation of these dealing with evacuation threats alone.

K-Rail Action Committee chairman T.T. Ismail and District Congress Committee president K. Praveen Kumar have been current amongst others on the district-level seminar which was organised by the Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee’s cultural outfit named Samskara Sahiti.

Staff Reporter , 2021-11-08 21:57:59

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