Staff Reporter

Tuticorin: As per the announcement made by the Deputy Chief Minister, M.K. Stalin in the Assembly, infrastructural facilities in municipal and corporation schools in the district have been improved on a par with private school buildings.

The Minister for Social Welfare, P. Geetha Jeevan, inaugurated the newly constructed school buildings with modern facilities under the name of Ginfactory Middle School and Shanmugapuram Middle School at Damodaran Nagar here recently. The buildings were constructed at a cost of Rs.15 lakh each.

Thirteen works on construction of new school buildings had been earmarked in the Corporation limits. Construction of six new school buildings had already been completed.

N. Periyasami, district secretary, DMK, Mayor R. Kasthuri Thangam, Commissioner of Corporation, P. Kubendran, S.A. Rajagopalanand and others were present.