Chennai: The Centre's expert committee, set up to allay fears of locals over the controversial Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant, will meet on Monday.
This will be the first time that the Centre's 15-member expert panel is meeting after anti-KNPP activists announced setting up of a 21-member committee, comprising scientists and others, to interact with state and central officials besides advising them on the future course of action.
"It's a good thing. When they have an expert panel, it will be easy for both of us to discuss and debate matters on technical grounds," a member of the Centre's expert panel told PTI.
The meeting comes a day after former President APJ Adbul Kalam vouched for the safety of the Indo-Russian joint venture....more
12:50 PM, Nov 07, 2011