Addressing a public meeting In Trichy, the actor-turned politician Kamal Haasan warned the central government of launching a non-cooperation movement if the Cauvery management board (CMB) was not formed. Building small dams, improving women’s health by supplying supplementary tablets and setting up police reformation board were some of the policy measures announced by MNM-Makkal Neethi Maiyam.
Further he added, “Rainfall is higher in Tamil Nadu than other states. We will construct small dams and promote drip irrigation and sprinkle irrigation while focussing on the quality of the soil through the soil doctors,” said Kamal. Ensuring quality vegetables and fruits by introducing local community indicator, improving women’s health through supplementary tablets and safe physical exercise places were some of his other policies. On women’s health, he said that 55 % of women in Tamil Nadu were anaemic and 30 % obese