The Government of Tamil Nadu Sanctioned Rs.38.00 crores, to Salem Corporation, as per the G.O.No.357 (D) Municipal Administration and Water Supply Department dated 10.08.2005, for the Road Development works, The subject was placed before the council. The Council has also approved the scheme, vide MCR No.471 dated 31.08.2005.
The Tenders were called for 358 works at an established cost of Rs.38.00 crores. Out of which the work order, were issue for 318 work to the value of Rs.32.69 crores. At present 136 works were completed to the value of Rs.1198 crores, and 182, works are being canted out. The tenders will be received on 21.03.2007 for the remaining works.