I visited the place Rajapalayam, Virthunagar DT, TN on 30.11.2009.
I and our member Mr.Arumuga Perumal visited few places in the town and met
Rajapalayam is a small town which is a centre for almost 20 nearby
villages. Students from nearby villages come to rajapalayam for the higher
secondary and college courses.
Request and Requirement:
There is a computer centre which was established by few well wishers. They
have 7 computers with sufficient benches, chairs, fans and tube light.
3 computers are old computers which were donated by some well wishers.
5 new computers are donated by Kuwait raja makkal samooga iyakkam,
This centre was utilised by the students and Women self help group.
Mr.Palani Kumar (differentially abled person) was teaching basics of
computer. Well Wishers paid Rs.1500 to Mr.Palani Kumar for 2 years. But
they were not able to pay the salary for the past 6 months. Finally this
centre is closed now.Palanikumar is not able to do another job. At present
he is doing some handloom work (Kai Raattai-plz see the photo) and earns
Rs.500 to 600 per month.
If we are able to pay Rs.1500 per month, the centre will support the
students and village people. It also helps Mr.Palanikumar.
Electricity Bill will be paid by the village people. The centre name will be on Indiasudar and/or our partner organisations.
Photos are available @
Brief information about Mr.Palanikumar:
1.He completed diploma in commercial practice. He studied about computers
and as well as few programming languages related to accounts.
2. His father: No income – partially Blind- retired labour from a Mill.
(Age is around 70)