The Tamil Nadu Government has sanctioned Rs 460 crore for the Erode Municipal Corporation for an Underground Drainage and water supply scheme.
Under the water supply scheme, water would be pumped from Urachikottai, 25 km from Erode, District Collector T. Soundiah said today, inaugurating the local body day celebrations.
The Collector said in the last four years in the Erode Municipal Corporation 541 schemes at a total cost of Rs 243.66 crore had been formulated and were being implemented.
Of this as on date 307 works were completed at a cost of Rs 45.88 Crore and remaining would be completed before March 2011.
K. Kumar Muruges, Corporation Mayor, presided.