The state of Mankavu river is pathetic.It has long been a dumping center of wastes ,generated from various firms. A protest fast was inaugurated on Wednesday by environmental activist Prof.T.Shobeendran.
Mankavu Puzha Samrakshana Samithy president K. Shaheer Ali has begun his fast in front of the Circle Health Inspector Office.
The Samithy alleged that the poor condition of the river was the result of the negligence and irresponsible stand of the inspector.
The Samithy also alleged corruption for not booking the people who pollute the river water and surrounding area.