Bringing Puducherry beach back from the dead10 min read . Updated: 20 Jul 2017, 08:32 AM IST
After years of neglect and the construction of a harbour that spelled doom, work has begun to reclaim the once-pristine Puducherry beach
A large oil painting adorns a wall in chief minister V. Narayanasamy’s plush chamber in the Puducherry legislative assembly building. It’s a picturesque landscape of the 17th century Puducherry (then known as Pondicherry) coastline: French colonial buildings overlooking the sandy beach and the sea.
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