Perambalur, Apr 11 UNI | 4 months ago

The Tamilaga Vivasayeegal Sangam has decided to extend its support to the Indian Jananayaga katchi (IJK), a constituent of the BJP led national Demoractic Alliance, (DPA) founder and party's nominee for the Perambalur Lok Sabha.

In a statement here today, Sangam's State Secretary R Rajachidambaram said a resolution to this effect was adopted at their state excutive held here yesterday.

The meeting urged the union Government to make the Commission for cost and price as an autonomous body and to ensure economic price for the agriculture produces, and to give Rs 5000 as procurement price for per tonne of sugarcane.

He said it also wanted that the surplus water from the Mettur reservoir should be stored in the irrigation tanks of Namakkal, Thuraiyur , Thathaiyengarpet and accordingly the irrigation canals should be erected to divert the surplus water of Mettur reservoir to these dry pelts, he added.

(Posted on 12-04-2014)