As many as 2,200 children from four schools in the coastal wards of Vettucaud, Kannanthura and Kochuveli here received learning equipment and uniforms under an assistance scheme that has been launched by the public sector company Travancore Titanium Products (TTP), Thiruvananthapuram, which is situated in the coastal region

At a function held at St. Mary's School, Vettucaud, on Wednesday, Chairman and Managing Director of the company K.S. Sreenivas presented notebooks, pens, pencils and uniforms to the schoolchildren.


Kannanthura ward councillor Solomon Vettucaud, representatives of the local church and the Coastal Uplift Association, senior officials of TTP, headmasters, principals and office-bearers of the parent-teacher associations of the schools were present on the occasion.