Collector P. Sankar has inaugurated the first fast track patta transfer camp under the government’s new scheme of issuing fast track patta transfers at the taluk office in Gudiyatham .

Similar camps will be held at the Vaniyambadi taluk office on October 17, Arakkonam on October 24, Vellore on November 7, Walajapet on November 21, Ambur on November 28, Katpadi on December 5, Arcot on December 12 and Tirupattur on December 19. According to an official release, the Collector said petitions under the scheme have been received from the public of 86 villages in Pernambut, Melpatti, Valathur, Gudiyatham East and Gudiyatham West firkas. Action would be taken and pattas issued within 15 days on the applications which did not involve sub-division of land, while pattas would be issued within one month in the case of applications which required sub-division of land. The Collector handed over fast track pattas to two beneficiaries at the camp.