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Clogged channels hamper irrigation in delta region
The Public Works department (PWD) has either failed to desilt the channels or has done a tardy job, allege farmers. Water is flowing in the main river courses, but the flow is practically nil in most of the channels in Tiruvarur district. His fields are irrigated by the channels that branch off the Pandavaiyaaru, which have got silted up over the decades. The same is the case with farmers in many other areas of the region.
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