A total of Rs 82 crore has been sanctioned by Centre to the Alappuzha Lok Sabha constituency to tackle water-logging and to repair the canals in Onattukkara as part of Kuttanad package, K.C. Venugopal, MP said in a release here.

The amount will be utilised for repair of canals in Bharanikavu, Pathiyur, Krishnapuram, Devikulangara, Kandalur, Chettikulangara, Chepad, Chingoli, Muthukulam and Thazhava panchayats and Kayamkulam municipality, he added.

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