Renal failure patients undergoing permanent and continuous dialysis will be given a monthly pension of Rs.525, Minister for Social Welfare and Panchayats M.K. Muneer has said. Those belonging to the BPL category will be eligible for the pension. The pension will be distributed by the Kerala Social Security Mission. The order will have retrospective effect from April 1, 2012. — Special Correspondent

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