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Ramoji Film City to build houses to aid revival of flood-ravaged Alappuzha

The Ramoji sponsorship was secured through ‘I am for Alleppey’, a social media collective initiated by Alappuzha sub-collector V R Krishna Thej.  

Published: 02nd March 2019 06:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 02nd March 2019 04:26 PM   |  A+A-

Ramoji Film City

Ramoji Film City (Photo | YouTube Screengrab)

By Express News Service

ALAPPUZHA: Ramoji Film City, one of the largest film studio complexes in the world, will build 116 houses at a total cost of Rs 7 crore in Alappuzha to aid the revival of the flood-ravaged district. Local Self-Government Minister A C Moideen launched the project at a function at the Camelot Convention Centre here on Friday.

The Ramoji sponsorship was secured through ‘I am for Alleppey’, a social media collective initiated by Alappuzha sub-collector V R Krishna Thej.  

Kudumbashree will construct the homes. The average expense of building a house would be RS 6 lakh, said officers. Finance Minister T M Thomas Isaac presided over the function. 

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