Traffic prohibited

Thiruvananthapuram: Traffic has been prohibited on the CIT-Rajiv Gandhi Government Quarters-Kunjalamoodu road for carrying out emergency repair work on drainage lines running through the segment, an official release said here on Friday.

Traffic has been restricted on the Killi-Manali-Mechira road for maintenance work from Tuesday till February 10. Vehicles bound for these areas from Thampanoor, Pappanamcode have to take the Tachokottukavu route, a press release said here on Friday. - Staff Reporter

Order to curb begging

Thiruvananthapuram: District Collector N. Ayyappan has issued orders to the Police and Social Welfare departments to curb begging in the city, a press release said here on Friday. The District Administration has also asked the Railway Police to monitor the movement of migrants who have made begging a profession. - Staff Reporter

Senior citizens honoured

Thiruvananthapuram: The Trivandrum Club on Republic Day honoured 10 senior citizens of the city who have made their mark in various spheres of social life. Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman inaugurated the function, a press release issued by the club said. - Staff Reporter