A study by the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) on protection of the coastal segment between Vypeen and Munambam would be presented before people’s representatives on November 11, said KN Unnikrishnan, MLA, on Sunday. He was speaking at a class on sustainable fisheries, organized under the aegis of the Fisheries Department, for fishermen in the Nayarambalam-Njarakkal area.
The IIT report would be the basis on which future coastal protection measures would be taken, said a communication. Njarakkal panchayat president TT Francis presided over the session, organized at Njarakkal-Nayarambalam Matsya Thozhilali Vikasana Sahakarana Sangham Hall. Fisheries leaders and officials spoke.