Speaking after inaugurating Swarna II stage drinking water project in Udupi, he said Rs 13 crore will be sanctioned for acquiring the land for the widening of road. A sum of Rs 57 crore was invested for the Swarna second stage drinking water project. With the project, Udupi will be able to get 24X7 clean drinking water. A sum of Rs 8 crore will be released for widening Kalsanka-Gundi Bailur road in budget. He said Home Minister Dr V S Acahrya has asked for a bridge across Swarna river, for which Rs 67 crore will be released soon. In Mannupalla, 30 acre land will be developed as park. A sum of Rs 1 crore will be released for the purpose at the earliest. He called upon the officials to give emphasis for parks and water bodies.