Minister for Rural Development K.C. Joseph will lay the foundation stone for a hill area dairy of the Milma at Thrukkadambau, near Shreekandapuram, on Tuesday. The Union government had sanctioned Rs.25 crore for the dairy development centre with a capacity of one lakh litres per day. The estimated cost for the project was Rs.40 crore. The project had received Rs.7.5 crore. Minister for Agriculture K.P. Mohanan will preside over the function. K. Sudhakaran, MP will deliver the keynote address. — A Correspondent

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