A special gram sabha meeting will be conducted in select panchayats in Karur district to identify beneficiaries for the State Government’s free goat and sheep scheme on December 3. For the year 2012-13, the scheme is to be implemented in Minnampalli Panchamadevi, Koyampalli, Modakkur West, Nagampalli and Karvazhi panchayats where a total of 413 beneficiaries would be selected. Similar special gram sabhas would be held on the same day to identify beneficiaries under the scheme at Gudalur East, Elavanur, Mahadanapuram and Kazhugur panchayats, according to a press release issued here by the District Collector S. Jayandhi.