KHAMMAM: Some 134 surrendered naxalites will be considered for the implementation of the rehabilitation package in the district. The employment generation units proposed as part of the package will be grounded in the next one and a half month. The district-level rehabilitation committee, which met here on Wednesday, preferred fresh counselling for the beneficiaries before sanction of assistance under the programme.

The administration allotted 145.03 acres of land costing Rs. 74.26 lakhs to some 208 surrendered naxalites in the district so far. They were extended a monetary assistance of Rs. 28 lakhs as immediate relief.