Special Correspondent

NAGAPATTINAM: The Communist Party of India (Marxist) urged the Nagapattinam district administration and the State Government to construct a bridge connecting Velankanni and Serudur.

At a meeting presided over by V. Marimuthu, CPI (M) MLA of Nagapattinam, at Velankanni on Thursday, the party had urged the Government to vacate a stay obtained by Velankanni Church authorities against the construction of the bridge.

They said they would stage demonstrations if the Government did not take steps before June 30 to construct the bridge at the site selected by the Government.

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