Special Correspondent

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Travancore Devaswom Board (TDB) has sanctioned ad hoc bonus and special festival allowance as per Government norms to all establishment and temple staff. The Board, which met here on Wednesday with its president G. Raman Nair in the chair, decided to give bonus allowance and advance to the employees of the press under the TDB and the teachers of the Kshetra Kala Peetam also. Punalur Madhu and M.B. Sreekumar, members of the Board, also attended the meeting.