A comprehensive project for the development of Kovalam beach and its surrounding areas will be taken up by the state government at a cost of Rs 30 crore.
The owner of a resort at nearby Kovalam beach was robbed of his gold chain, watch and mobile phone totally worth Rs 2.5 lakh.
A 65-yer-old Russian national drowned in the sea off Kovalam beach resort near here, police said on Thursday.
The Kovalam beaches, which over the years have lost much of their charm due to poor management, are set to get a massive facelift at a cost of Rs.25 crore, said state Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar here.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai