Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Residents seek high compensation from airport

Coimbatore: A group of residents, whose land is sought to be acquired for expansion of the airport here have petitioned the Collector, demanding higher compensation than what was offered by the government.

They said the compensation of Rs 1,500 per square foot offered by the authorities was too meagre considering that the prevailing market prices was between Rs 5,000 to Rs 8,000.

The residents of GSR Nagar in Chinniyapalayam area said preliminary work for the expansion have started and before it commences it in full swing, an amicable settlement should be arrived at.
07/11/17 News Today