13 injured in accidentThiruvananthapuram: Thirteen persons who were travelling in a jeep were injured when the vehicle lost control and overturned at Cheeranikkara on Thursday evening. The injured belonged to a group who were proceeding to Vembayam for a marriage ceremony. All are being treated at the Medical College hospital. Staff Reporter

Holiday declaredTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The District Collector has declared Saturday as a holiday for all institutions functioning as polling booths and as polling material distribution centres. Staff Reporter

No cargo clearanceTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: There will be no cargo clearance on Saturday at the Thiruvananthapuram Air Cargo Complex on account Assembly elections on April 22. Staff Reporter

Call by FRATTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The FRAT has urged the electorate of Thiruvananthapuram to vote for candidates who are serious about capital development, a press release said here on Thursday. Staff Reporter

Office-bearers electedTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: S. N. Nayar and P.S.K.Nair have been elected as the President and Secretary of the Sr.Citizens Association, Thiruvananthapuram, for the year 2006-07. The other office-bearers are B.T.Pillai, treasurer, George Idicula, vice-president and M. Jayadevan Nair, joint secretary. Staff Reporter

Programme on mathsTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Humanity Trust is organising a three-day programme from April 25 to make mathematics easy for teachers and students. For details contact 0471-3012489. Staff Reporter

Telecom adalatTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The next adalat of the Thiruvananthapuram Telecom District will be held in May at the Principal General Manager's office at the Uppalam Road, Statue, Thiruvananthapuram. Complaints accompanied by all the details and related documents should be send to K.V.V. Elayathu, AGM (OP), BSNL Bhavan, Uppalam Road Statue, Thiruvanan-thapuram-695001. Complainants will be intimated about the date and time of the adalat. Staff Reporter

Mechanic suspendedTHIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The KSRTC has suspended a mechanic, P. Devasia, attached to the Kattapana depot for allegedly assaulting a woman employee at KSRTC's office in Erattupettah. A KSRTC release said he has been placed under suspension on the basis of an inquiry. In her complaint, the woman employee had stated that the mechanic tried to assault her on March 24. Staff Reporter