: Kalugumalai, a selection grade town panchayat in Kovilpatti taluk, will get a facelift. It is a tourism spot known for its historic monolithic rock structure. District administration is setting up a sanitary complex at Rs.12 lakh, desilting water bodies at Rs.80 lakh through National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD). Collector Ashish Kumar had inspected these works here recently, A. Subramanian, president, Kaluumalai Panchayat said. Almost 90 per cent of desilting had been completed in Ambaloorani tank, Keelakulam tank, Katu Nayakkan tank and Mayanam tank. A walking track would be created around the tanks and added that road works were in progress at a cost of Rs.14 lakh.

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