Mangalore, 20 Dec 2013: MLA J R Lobo laid the foundation for constructing SC post-metric girls’ hostel at Urwa, here on Friday December 20. The hostel will be constructed by social welfare department at a cost of Rs 3.93 crore. The works will be executed by Nirmiti Kendra, construction arm of state administration.

The local corporator Radhakrishna, T K Sudhir, Vishvas Kumar Das, Dr B G Suvarna, Chethan Kumar, social welfare district officer Santosh, Nirmiti Kendra executive officer Rajendra Kalvani and others were present on the occasion.