MACHILIPATNAM: Karedla Suseela, State general secretary of INTUC, has been serving old women through Annapurna Vrudhulaseva Ashramam, here, since 2004.

The ashramam is being run without any financial assistance from the Government. Service organisations like Lions Club, Rotary Club, Indian Red Cross Society and Chaitanya Junior College have extended their cooperation for running it.

Ramesh Babu, Managing Director of Emar Logistics Pvt. Ltd., Visakhapatnam, has contributed his mite for the ashramam.

District court judges, who have conducted a seminar on legal literacy, lauded the services of Ms. Suseela.

Several officers of Krishna district have also visited the ashramam and gave valuable suggestions for improvement of the ashramam, according to Ms. Suseela.