TIRUPUR MP C Sivasamy has asked the Centre to take initiatives for granting 60 per cent of the cost of setting up of common effluent treatment plants (CETPs) as subsidy to help the textile sector of Kongu region.

R. Vimal Kumar

Tirupur: The Annual Credit Plan (ACP) prepared by the Lead Bank (Canara Bank) for the newly-formed Tirupur district envisages a total credit flow of Rs. 4,000 crore during 2009-10.

Of this, the estimated credit disbursement to small and medium enterprises sector/non-farm sector stands at Rs 2,858 crore, holding a lion

Tirupur: The campaign mooted by the district administration to

Focus on growth: Corporation Commissioner R. Jayalakshmi explaining infrastructure projects to Principal Secretary to the State Government Niranjan Mardi on Sunday.

ERODE: After papaya, it is now mulberry that has come under mealy bug attack. And the attack has left silkworm rearing units in a fix.

Large numbers of households in cities around the developing world do not have access to one of the most basic of human needs

They will be completed before end of current financial year

Tirupur: Administrative sanction had been accorded to carry out 800 works under National Rural Employment Guarantee (NREG) scheme in the district at Rs. 29.49 crore to provide livelihood security to rural population, said Collector C. Samayamoorthy.

R. Vimal Kumar

Going hi-tech: The multi-purpose mobile van for testing drinking water and to detect water leaks.

Coimbatore, June 18 Industries in and around Coimbatore, which are facing acute water shortage, have been extended a lifeline by the New Tirupur Area Development Corporation Ltd (NTADCL). It has offered to share the surplus water available with it with the industries here.

Tirupur: C. Govindasamy, MLA, said that he had requested Deputy Chief Minister M.K. Stalin to expedite allocation of funds for the drinking water scheme and bus stand.

Mr. Govindasamy made this appeal in a memorandum submitted to Mr. Stalin in Chennai two days ago.