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Focus will be improving basic amenities in the Nilgiris: MP

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‘Introduction of helicopter services in Ooty will be taken up with CM’

K.R. Arjunan, MP, (second left) receiving a memento from Citizens Federation presidentN. Krishnamoorthy in Udhagamandalam on Tuesday.
K.R. Arjunan, MP, (second left) receiving a memento from Citizens Federation presidentN. Krishnamoorthy in Udhagamandalam on Tuesday.

“My focus will be on improving basic amenities all over the Nilgiris”, said Rajya Sabha MP K.R. Arjunan here on Tuesday. He was addressing the Citizens Federation of Ootacamund.

Stating that he would strive to get the nod of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa for various schemes which would help put the Nilgiris on the road to progress, he said that the demands of the people like introduction of an helicopter services in Ooty would be discussed with the officials and taken up with the Chief Minister. Federation president N. Krishnamurthy thanked the Chief Minister for allotting a Rajya Sabha seat to the Nilgiris.

Stating that it had fulfilled the aspirations of the people, he said that the hopes of the citizens ride on the shoulders of Mr.Arjunan.

Federation Secretary J.S.K. Nagaraj presented a report. Treasurer Kamalesh Kataria proposed a vote of thanks. A memento and a citation were presented to Mr.Arjunan.

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