The Dalmia Cement Bharat Limited and the Kallakkudi panchayat have jointly undertaken the work of renovating and relaying the 2.14 km long Kallakudi main road under the ‘Namakku Naame' scheme on an outlay of Rs. 57.60 lakh.

Corporate contribution

The Dalmia Cement Bharat Limited contributed a sum of Rs. 18.90 lakh, while the State Government provided Rs. 38.70 lakh as its share for the execution of this project.

The road will be relaid from the police station to the Karuppswamy Temple junction. T. Soundiah, Collector, has already accorded sanction for this project.

J. V. Gurgune, Executive Director, Dalmia Cement Bharat Limited, inaugurated the work at a brief function held on Monday in the presence of Kulendai Therasa, president and Selvakumar, vice-president of the Kallakkudi panchayat.

E. Nainaraj, General Manager – Human Relations, Dalmia Cement, K. Arunachalam, general secretary of the union and others were present on the occasion.