Boomi puja was performed for the construction of a community hall at a cost of Rs.1.55 crore at Thelungakudikadu village on Orathanadu-Pattukottai road on Sunday.
Housing and Urban Development Minister R.Vaithilingam took part in the puja.
The community hall is being constructed with funding from MLA's Local Area Development Fund and district collector's discretionary fund.
The minister said that the community hall will be completed in nine months.
The ground and first floors will be of 7,500 sq.ft each in area. K.Baskaran, Collector, K.Varadarajan, Project Director, District Rural Development Agency (DRDA), and Amutharani Ravichandran, Chairperson, Thanjavur District Panchayat Council, were present.