Staff Reporter

PERAMBALUR: A total of 85 road works will be taken up in the district at an outlay of Rs.6.85 crores.

A bridge would be constructed across the Chinnaru on the Thittakudi - Mathur sector near Veppur at an outlay of Rs.2.25 crore.

A culvert at this sector had become weak due to frequent floods in the past several years.In Veppur block, roads to a cumulative length of 55 km would be developed for which a sum of Rs.2.11 crore has been sanctioned.

The Mathur - Thittakudi road would be developed at an outlay of Rs.2 crore, the Tirumandurai - Aduthurai sector at Rs.40 lakhs.In Alathur block, 21 roads would be developed at an expenditure of Rs. 1.01 crore.

This apart, Alathur - Chettikulam, Iluppaikudi - Kolathur, Kolakkanatham - S. Kudikadui, Nakkasalem - Pudu Ammapalayam roads would be developed at an outlay of Rs.1.13 crore.