Rs. 10,000 Crore Makeover for City’s Waterways

Cooum and Adyar rivers and Buckingham Canal to be part of river restoration project.

The Cooum river gets yet another shot at a clean-up and about Rs. 10,000 crore to do just that.

Various agencies such as the Chennai Rivers Restoration Trust, Chennai Corporation, Metro Water Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board, Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board and the Public Works Department met with municipal administration and water supply officials on Wednesday to finalise the contours of the Chennai Waterways Rehabilitation Programme.

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