Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami launched a housing scheme estimated at Rs 1,580 crore.
The scheme was being implemented by the state government with Central assistance for the economically poor. In the year 2016-17, concrete houses will be constructed for 50,170 beneficiaries in town panchayat limits.
To mark the launch of the scheme Palaniswami gave away work orders to five beneficiaries.
Source- The Indian Express