A ryot Moorthi has filed his nomination on behalf of the Non-Partisan Tamil Nadu Farmers’ Association for Gobi segment with the Gobi RDO Palanidevi on Friday.
He said that farmers in 8 assembly constituencies in Erode, Karur and Tiruppur districts have been protesting against the construction of a concrete base on the Keezbavani main irrigation canal.
So, to highlight the issue and urge the government to withdraw the scheme, he was contesting in the segment, he added.
He is the youth wing leader of the association at Nambiyur.
He came with large number of ryots including women.