Tamil Nadu Chief Minister launches Rs 1,580 crore housing scheme
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Thursday launched a housing scheme estimated(अनुमानित) at Rs 1,580 crore. The scheme was being implemented (कार्यान्वित) by the state government with Central assistance for the economically poor(आर्थिक रूप से गरीब), an official release said. In the year 2016-17, concrete houses will be constructed for 50,170 beneficiaries(लाभार्थियों) in town panchayat limits, it said. To mark the launch of the scheme Palaniswami gave away work orders to five beneficiaries, it added.