The Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP) has witnessed many protests in the last few months both for and against its commissioning.

Agitators on both sides of the aisle have taken abrasive overtones with the accusations flying thick and fast.

However, in a markedly different approach, trade and industry bodies in the city have decided to adopt a constructive approach to push for opening the nuclear project. The Madurai District Tiny and Small Scale Industries Association (MADITSSIA) conducted a blood donation camp here on Thursday in which nearly 200 students, traders, industrialists and members of the public took part. N. Sivasubramanian, former scientist, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), said that the Russian units at KKNPP were among the most advanced ones having adequate safety features.

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