Outgoing District Collector M.C. Mohandas was given a farewell here on Thursday. At the function, Mr. Mohandas listed the hassle-free conduct of the mass contact programme of Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and relief work done in anticipation of drought as some of his achievements. To deal with drought, 516 bunds were built. Mr. Mohandas said the district had taken the initiative in providing cooked food to Adivasis.

Mr. Mohandas had won the maiden ICDS Award of the State government. — Staff Reporter