: The 10-day fair organised at Palayamkottai since January 8 to sell self-help group products has generated revenue of Rs.23.72 lakh.
A good number of SHGs from Theni, Dindigul, Ramanathapuram, Sivaganga, Virudhunagar, Tuticorin, Tirunelveli and Kanyakumari districts had showcased their products. Over 45,000 people visited the fair every day. Free accommodation was provided to 112 women, who had come for this fair from other districts, said A. Vijayakumar, Project Officer, ‘Mahalir Thittam’.
In the valediction on Friday, Project Director, District Rural Development Agency, N. Amanullah, gave away the prizes to leading sellers of this fair.