Financial Daily from THE HINDU group of publications
Tuesday, Nov 02, 2004

News
Features
Stocks
Cross Currency
Shipping
Archives
Google

Group Sites

Industry & Economy - Infrastructure


Industry wants corporation head for Coimbatore

Our Bureau

Coimbatore , Nov. 1

TWO major organisations representing industries here have sought government intervention in appointing a new commissioner for the Coimbatore Municipal Corporation (CMC), a post that has been vacant even five months after the previous incumbent's transfer.

In their joint appeal, Mr J. Balu, President, Coimbatore District Small Industries Association (Codissia), and Mr C.R. Swaminathan, President, the Southern India Engineering Manufacturers' Association (SIEMA), expressed regret that the city has been suffering from serious infrastructure ills, including poor roads, lack of sanitation, shortage of drinking water and lighting.

They pointed out that Coimbatore has been ranked, outside the four metros, as one of the top 10 cities nationally, but the civic administration has not been providing the basic amenities to its citizens. They said "in the absence of Commissioner of Coimbatore Corporation, no one is accountable."

More Stories on : Infrastructure | People | Tamil Nadu

Article E-Mail :: Comment :: Syndication :: Printer Friendly Page



Stories in this Section
Indo-German pact for funding project-based research


Filing of annual statement: Directive to excisable goods manufacturers
Little progress in fertiliser cos' plan for joint LNG facility
Assocham moots `land banks' for hotel industry
Industry wants corporation head for Coimbatore
AP Govt allays industry's fears on infrastructure
Urban development schemes under one umbrella planned
Govt confident of passing petroleum regulatory Bill
Govt must watch oil price situation closely, says Rakesh Mohan
Indigenous rabies vaccine launched in AP
MSEB plans fresh tender to buy gas
APTransco asks farmers to shift to irrigated dry crops
New sub-station at Thumba on stream
`Indian SME products have promising future in EU'
SSI convention in Bangalore
India, Uzbek keen to relax visa norms
Star, Sahara reach compromise on logo
Decision on double degrees from VTU soon: VC
Study trip
An arduous trudge
UCMAS programme at Kochi
Gem institute, export bodies to set up research centre
Major hospital groups to invest in Gurgaon Medicity
Coal shortage: Tile makers' body seeks Govt intervention
`Bill allowing 100% FDI in infrastructure on cards'
EU plans to eliminate textile quotas soon
Distribution of land is not enough: YSR
How much of surplus land is available?
Greentech annual meet begins on Nov 4
Editors, Ministries meet on social sector agenda from Nov 3
`Deliver value to all stakeholders first before owner benefits'
Taxing effort
`CBDT must withdraw orders on provisional attachment of property'
Fears on delay in cargo clearance with EDI allayed
Pilgrim's Progress
`Indian BPO cos match global standards'
Purushothaman is President of FHRAI



The Hindu Group: Home | About Us | Copyright | Archives | Contacts | Subscription
Group Sites: The Hindu | Business Line | Sportstar | Frontline | The Hindu eBooks | The Hindu Images | Home |

Copyright 2004, The Hindu Business Line. Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu Business Line