Udhagamandalam: The government should not waste any time in implementing the Forest Bill here, said the former Chairman, Gudalur Municipality M. Pandiaraj in a memorandum sent to the Chief Minister.

Adverting to various land-related problems in Gudalur and surroundings, he said that the notification relating to the Tamil Nadu Preservation of Private Forests (TNPPF) Act which imposed restrictions on the sale and purchase of patta lands falling under the private forests category should be withdrawn without delay.

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