MADIKERI: Cauvery Sene,an NGOÂ fighting to saveÂ the ecology ofÂ Kodagu(Coorg), would form Kodagu Parisara Samrakshana Samithi to protect Kodaguâ€™s environment.Cauvery Sene convenor K Ravi Chengappa addressed the media in Madikeri said that Cauvery Sene has decided to approach for financial help from the general public and other organizations to fight cases.
He also said that the Samithi will be formed with the support and active participation of persons and institutions that are interested in safe guarding Kodagu and itâ€™s environmental issues. Samithi president will be N Madhu Madappa and the secretary will be K Ravi Chengappa.
He said that due to Cauvery Seneâ€™s agitation Abbey Falls Project was stopped by the government.
Samithi has opened a bank account in the Syndicate Bank, Ravi Chengappa said. Chengappa said that in the bordering regions of Kodagu, illegal felling and transportation of trees takes place but the police department is not taking any action, he alleged.
AC Bose Subbaiah was present.
Source : New India Press