The divisional secretariat and an NGO have renovated a few wells whilst other sanitation facilities too have been provided by other NGOs and the government.
A primary school at Kaddupulam is in operation.
Livelihood is mainly fishing while many are engaged in labour till sustainable livelihood opportunities are available. Assistance in the form of livelihood support and education facilities for children were priority.
Kaddupulam is remote village located near Jambukolapaddna and Thiruvadinilai. The people of this village were displaced due to conflict and returned back in 2012.
This village consisted of 250 families. 131 families have now resettled. Makeshift shelter are many whilst few families are recipients under the Indian Housing Scheme.