30 March Thursday

SilverLine Package : People Losing Their Homes Will Get Rs 4.6 Lakhs Over And Above Compensation : CM

Web Desk(TVM)Updated: Tuesday Jan 4, 2022

Thiruvananthapuram : The K-Rail Rehabilitation package l is ready in its primary form. Those standing to lose home on account of the project will receive  sum of Rs 4.6 lakh in addition to their property compensation, said Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. Alternatively, they may choose to receive  Rs 1.6 lakh and free housing like under  LIFE mission.  Government compensation will amount to  twice the market price value of properties, said CM, addressing Janasamaksham SilverLine Programme held in capital.

Traffic facilities  in Kerala must be upped. The seeks to help home losers rather than  cause them difficulties. We must advance by expanding infrastructure facilities on par  with times.  Expansion is now  static and we are  lagging in several sectors. This situation must stand  resolved, said CM.

If livestock sheds(stables) become dismantled, tan additional compensation ranging from Rs 25,000 to Rs 50,000 shall be paid. For those losing commercial spaces , the property owners shall be be paid twice the market cost in  in compensation. For those running business in rented units, the government will pay Rs 2 lakh in compensation.  Also, those leaving their homes behind shall be paid  Rs 30,000 to live on rent.

IT Corridor Connectivity
SilverLine has been envisioned as to facilitate quick trip  to Thiruvananthapuram Technopark, Kochi Infopark and  Kozhikode Cyber park.

The stations are : Thiruvananthapuram, Kollam, Chengannur, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Kochi International Airport, Thrissur, tirur, Kozhikode, Kannur and Kasaragod.