House site pattas were distributed to six families, as they will be displaced in view of the Chennai-Salem project in Valayakaranai hamlet. The houses measuring around 300 sq.ft or even less were located on the grazing lands in Valayakaranai panchayat. The compensation ranged from Rs. 2.40 lakh to Rs. 7 lakh, said Collector Ponnaiah.
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