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Karyavattom & Kazhakkoottam: A Tale of Two Villages

Karyavattom and Kazhakkoottam were once the outskirts of Thiruvananthapuram city. Eventually, these sleepy villages became a ‘Technopolis‘. The Kerala University campus is 50 years old and Technopark is 25. Technocity and The Sportshub stadium are recent additions. High rise flats … Continue reading

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Attingal Bypass: NHAI is Planning to Construct !

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is planning to construct a 13 kilometre stretch to bypass the congested Attingal town in Thiruvananthapuram district in its revised alignment to develop Cherthala – Kazhakoottam corridor of NH 66. “It will start … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail: In the Reverse Gear in Favour of Kozhikode’s !

The November deadline set by the chief minister for beginning the monorail construction here in the Mission 676 document is unlikely to materialize with land acquisition continuing to be a hurdle for the project. PWD sources said the project may … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Purchase Panel Offers Rs 5.25 lakh/cent at Kottukal

The fair value of land along the Mukkola-Karode national highway bypass stretch was fixed at Rs 5.25 lakh/cent at the district-level purchase committee meeting held at Collectorate here on Wednesday. The landowners had staged a protest before arriving at the … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Purchase Panel Meet to Fix Fair Value of Land

The district-level purchase committee will meet from October 9 to 11 to fix the fair value for acquiring land on the Mukkola-Karode stretch for the widening of the Kazhakoottam-Karode national highway bypass. District collector K N Satheesh will chair the … Continue reading

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Thiruvananthapuram Bypass: Inching Closer to the Reality !

After a long wait of more than two decades, the four laning of Thiruvananthapuram Bypass from Kazhakkoottam to Mukkola Jn, where the land had already been acquired, is inching closer its reality ! We once again wish to thank our … Continue reading

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Trivandrum Monorail: Minimum Fare Pegged at Rs.8/-

If things go as planned, people of Thiruvananthapuram can travel in a driverless monorail with a minimum charge of Rs.8/-, less than that of an AC Volvo bus, by 2016. Delhi Metro Rail Corporation Limited (DMRC), general consultant of the … Continue reading

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