23 August 2006

Free Land

It was officially announced this week that around 1,500 farmers would get free land (without encroachments) currently belonging to the Government through the first phase of the Government's planned land allocation in the Tiruvannamalai District.

Local farmers, who cultivate directly and whose family annual income is below Rs.16,000/-, would be given priority. The purpose of the land allocation scheme is for the poorest of the poor would be benefited.


Divyakka said...

I have known farmers who took advantage of such government charity, and it did work out well. My best wishes to the lucky farmers.

Arunachala Living said...

So often the really deserving miss out and the clever, sharpies get the prize. So let's hope in this case - great stuff happens for good folk!