Land distribution

The sixth phase of land distribution programme to the eligible in Parvathipuram revenue division will be taken up on November 1.

Revenue Divisional Officer J. Venkata Rao said on Thursday that 1,669 eligible people were identified and they would be issued pattas for 2,875 acres of assigned land. A majority of beneficiaries were in G. L. Puram, Makkuva, and Kurupam mandals.

At a meeting with bankers, tehsildars, and horticulture officials at Parvathipuram, Mr. Venkata Rao asked them to identify the blocks suitable for raising crops.