COIMBATORE: Residents of some colonies along Nanjundapuram Road in the city have planned a fast and demonstration in the city on May 5 to oppose the sewage treatment plant that the Coimbatore Corporation is establishing on 6.2 acres it owns. The Corporation already has a sewage pumping station on this site.

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A SUCCESSFUL trial run of KurichiKuniamuthur-Kinathukadavu Combined Water Scheme would ensure that Kuniamuthur receive an additional 40 lakh litres per day, Kurichi about 43 lakh litres and Kinathukadavu town panchayat around 32 lakh litres.

COIMBATORE: The Coimbatore Corporation is planning to convert three major stretches in the city into model roads at Rs.5.5 crore. The scheme and the allocation of funds were announced in the Corporation

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COIMBATORE: Residents of R.K. Naidu Layout at Venkitapuram in the city were a harried lot on Tuesday. A garbage dump in the corner of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University

COIMBATORE: Reactions to the Coimbatore Corporation

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THE industrial capital

Migration occurs in search of survival, fulfilment and a better life. Among the classified migrants, Census 2001 reported that rural out-migrants constituted the majority of 75.80 per cent. Majority of migration is from one rural area to another due to 'marriage' in the case of females and 'in search of work' in the case of males.

Improving services: Transport Minister K.N. Nehru (second left) at a function held to launch 100 new buses in the city on Monday.

Coimbatore: The demand for bus services were on the rise in the State with the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation serving 30 per cent of the State population on an average everyday, Transport Minister, K.N. Nehru said on Monday.

The ground water quality in Coimbatore city along the Noyyal river during pre-monsoon and post-monsoon seasons in 2005 is discussed in this paper. Water samples were collected from 12 wells on either side of the river.

Anaerobic digestion of municipal solid waste was carried out in the laboratory at room temperature to assess the bio-energy production from municipal solid waste (MSW) with high total solids content. The total biogas production from the municipal garbage was found to be 3.2 L in 120 days.