Special Correspondent

NAGAPATTINAM: Various development works were carried out by the Nagapattinam district panchayat at a total cost of Rs.3.63 crore during 2007-08, said Tenkasi S. Jawahar, Collector, here on Friday.

The Collector, who reviewed the development works at the district panchayat meeting, said that 63 road works were implemented at a cost of Rs.94 lakh, 86 drinking water works at Rs.98 lakh and construction of new buildings for fair price shops at Rs.16 lakh.

Mr. Jawahar pointed out that the district panchayat had implemented all the works in time and wanted the district panchayat to complete all the works during the current year also.

G. Jayaraman, Chairman of Nagapattinam district panchayat spoke.