As per the directions given by the Chief Minister Justice C.V.Wigneswaran a group of low income families were provided with livelihood support. An event was held on 08th November 2017 at Chief Minister’s Ministry, Kaithady.
These items were handed over for them under the Chief Minister’s CBG fund, Rs.4,304,500.00 worth items were distributed to the families.
Under the fund, 01 beneficiary received Rs.79,000.00 worth of fishing equipments, 01 beneficiary received Rs.73,000 worth of sound system, Rs.276,000 worth of laptops for university students, 18 students received each Rs.14,000 worth of bicycles, 04 students received each Rs.2000.00 worth of educational instruments, 08 beneficiaries received each Rs.36,000 worth of sewing machines for self employment, 03 beneficiaries received each Rs.60,000 worth water pump for self employment , 16 families received each Rs. 95,000.00 financial assistance to construct toilets, 11 families received each Rs.95,000.00 financial assistance to construct tube wells and wells and 19 families received each Rs.30,000 financial assistance for livestock development.
Mrs. R.Varathalingam, Secretary to the Chief Minister and other staffs also participated in this event.