Erode: A total of 72,414 school and college students will get educational assistance this academic year in Erode district?, according to PWD minister K V Ramalingam.
Speaking after distributing welfare measures to beneficiaries
at nearby Vellode yesterday, he said 19,000 school and college students would be given laptops, 83,000 villagers Mixi and grinders and 3,406 would get goats and sheep.
The Minister also distributed educational assistance worth
Rs 9.13 lakh to 555 students.
District Collector C Kamaraj presided.