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 Rs 100 cr to be given as first part of 536-cr Kodagu package: Yediyurappa
Karnataka

Rs 100 cr to be given as first part of 536-cr Kodagu package: Yediyurappa

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Madikeri, Aug 29: Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa today announced that Rs 100 Crore will be released tomorrow in the first instalment of the Rs 536-crore special package to Kodagu district.

Chairing a meeting of officials and elected representative here on Thursday, he said that so far 14 people had died in the flood and rain havoc that led to landslides in the district and still four people were missing.

Earlier, the Chief Minister promised permanent houses will be provided to those who lost them in the district .

He said temporary sheds would be constructed at the cost of Rs 50,000 and provided to affected people at Nalahudkikeri village in Somwarpet taluk (UNI)