Collector reviews development works
Development work undertaken in the district was reviewed by the district administration on Friday.
Collector M. Ravikumar toured Mudivaithanenthal, Kulayankarisal, Varthagareddypatti, Thirupani Chettikulam and other areas, and also interacted with beneficiaries of various welfare schemes. He inspected housing projects executed under the Chief Minister’s Solar Powered Green House Scheme.
At Varthagareddypatti village, Uppulingam, a farmer and a beneficiary under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme, pointed out that the water level in his well had increased thanks to the construction and desilting of farm ponds.
At Kulayankarisal, a water purifying system had been installed to benefit the villagers.
P. Suyambulingam, president, Thirupani Chettikulam, said 850 saplings had been planted on the roadsides within the panchayat limits under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme through which 300 women were provided employment. The Collector was accompanied by Project Director of District Rural Development Agency, Bella, Assistant Project Officer, Balasubramanian and others.