: Jurist and human rights activist V.R .Krishna Iyer has urged the Prime Minister to order payment of compensation to the people who had lost their homes and land to make way for the Vallarpadom project before he commissions the project on Friday.

‘Pride of development'

In a letter to the Prime Minister, Mr. Iyer said: “I want you to listen to the voice of the miserable and before you inaugurate the project, order payment of compensation for land so that those who are rendered homeless by this project will share the pride of development with you and me.