CUDDALORE: Kattumannarkoil MLA D. Ravikumar on Friday handed over the report of the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute on the status of pollution in the Cuddalore SIPCOT Industrial Estate to T.P.M. Mohideen Khan, Minister for Environment.

In a statement released here, the MLA said the report had stated that at least 15 volatile organic compounds were found in excess of the permissible limit in air in the area.

The MLA requested the Minister to take immediate measures to regulate the industries in the estate.

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