Posted on June 19, 2015
Captain of ports (CoP) has still not issued permission to dredge the Tiracol river near its mouth. Locals, under the banner of Keri Tiracol Gram Bachao Samiti, still continue to oppose the Aronda jetty project. The group is seeking the support of the people from Aronda in Maharashtra to oppose the project claiming that it will turn disastrous for the villages of Keri, Paliem and Aronda because of pollution, threat to the marine ecosystem in the river and the threat to the houses located along the river banks.
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