THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: women delegates at this year’s International fete of Kerala can have one less worry, due to Ente Koodu at KSRTC Terminal, Thampanoor. Setup by social justice department (SJD), Ente Koodu offers free keep for women and children aged below 12 for 3 nights from 7pm to 6am. once day 3, a nominal fee is charged. The 50-bed facility provides accommodation on a firstcome-first-served basis and includes dinner.
The facility can profit women visiting the capital from alternative districts and would be useful just in case of IFFK delegates. “We got an honest response and we receive 20 to thirty guests day after day, most of them come back for interview and coaching. the power are going to be accessible for women delegates at IFFK. After three-night keep, a nominal fee are going to be charged as rent,” same an officer, in-charge of the power.
The accommodation can improve any with ‘One Day Home’, as another keep facility – being organized by women and child department at KSRTC terminal – are going to be prepared next year. the inside works are progressing and therefore the facility is probably going to be completed in few months. Associate in Nursing amount of Rs 100/day is projected as rent at one day Home.
Professor at Centre for Development Studies J Devika has offered accommodation at her home for women delegates who notice it onerous to remain in hostel given strict timings. “Last year, we tend to saw that there was serious shortage of accommodation facilities for women throughout IFFK. and plenty of couldn't watch films as they'd to report back at the hostel by evening. So, I offered accommodation to ladies who would like to observe films at IFFK. My children’s friends sometimes reside my place for analysis and thesis. once we have area, we are able to share it with others. 2 girls have approached me already,” she said. apparently, one of them stays at a college hostel wherever women should come by 5.30pm.
Unlike previous years, there wouldn’t be free auto service to festival venues. There won’t be canteen facility for delegates at Tagore Theatre compound. each selections were taken by Chalachitra academy to chop value. “A ton of effort was place in to prepare the fest in an economic manner. Last week, there was some despondency on the quantity of delegates and therefore the pressure of organizing the event. however currently it's hopeful since delegate registration has gone up. i will be able to miss the workshop and programmes at the venues,” same Bina Paul, vice-chairperson of the academy.