UT Khader visits areas hit by sea erosion

UT Khader visits areas hit by sea erosion

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-07-01 21:15 Mangaluru: Minister for Food and Civil Supplies UT Khader visited the areas where houses had been washed away due to sea erosion on Friday.Four houses have been washed away in Ullala area, while ten more houses are on the verge of caving in.Visiting the affected areas, Minister U T Khader said earlier efforts to prevent sea erosion by placing boulder and sandbags had not worked. The solution, he said, will come in the form of a 16-cr, ADB funded Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Project.Deputy Commissioner A B Ibrahim said preventive action would be taken up to prevent sea erosion under the project funded by the ADB.