Special Correspondent

COIMBATORE: The district administration has asked suppliers of eggs to submit bids for taking up the supply of these to the noon meal centres in 19 panchayat unions and the Valparai special village panchayat. A release from the administration said on Tuesday that 2.5 lakh eggs were supplied to these centres every week and award of contract (through opening of tenders in sealed covers) was done every Wednesday. The bids should contain the cost of the eggs and transportation to the centres. These should be submitted in the prescribed form that could be obtained from the nutrition wing by paying Rs.200 for it and a Sales Tax of Rs.20 under separate heads to the treasury.