The second day of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami’s three-day visit saw him attending a series of functions, and announcing implementation of Rs 1,000 crore-worth projects in Salem on Friday.
In the morning, the CM inaugurated 12 green space parks under Salem City Municipal Corporation limits constructed at an outlay of Rs 5.07 lakh.
The green space parks have walking and jogging paths, meditation hall, herbal plants, paintings, drinking water facility, along with solar panels to generate power, and an on-site compost yard. After inaugurating a park in Ammapet, he showed his skills badminton skills. Later, he handed over 55 battery-operated vehicles worth around Rs 1.38 crore under Smart City mission, and flagged off an anti-plastic awareness rally from Bose Maidan. In a function at Nehru auditorium, the Chief Minister handed over uniforms to school students.