Special Correspondent

NAGAPATTINAM: The Society for Education Village Action and Improvement (SEVAI), a non-governmental organisation, handed over to the district administration 37 permanent houses built by it on Hook’s Road here on Friday.

The District Revenue Officer (Tsunami), Nagapattinam, K.S. Kandasamy, distributed the keys of the houses to the beneficiaries at a function. Latha Caleb, Director of ‘Save the Children,’ Chennai, who presided over the function, said tthe NGO had extended financial assistance for carrying out a tsunami rehabilitation activities. The Director of SEVAI, K. Govindarajan, said the 37 houses were constructed at a cost of Rs.75 lakh.