The CMDA will develop a new growth cluster at Madambakkam.
What’s it about? The state government announced the CMDA would develop a new growth cluster at Madambakkam through land pooling of 600 acres. The government has been implementing several large schemes with long-pending projects nearing completion.
- Governor RN Ravi said the consent of the landowners would be sought and classified based on their usage.
- The Governor said the benefits of the development would be shared with the landowners. He said most of them are willing to participate.
Other projects: There’s a plan to build a satellite town near Mamallapuram along ECR with a proposal to widen it to four lanes. The government reiterated its commitment to the greenfield airport at Parandur. It would also procure electric and BS-VI buses, which will be deployed this year.