The Travancore Devaswom Board has placed under suspension B. Santhosh Kumar who is the Appam Special Officer for the Makaravilakku season. Action has been taken against him for lapses in supervising the Appam production on January 8 and 9 and for unauthorised absence from work on January 10. The charge of the Appam Special Officer has been given to R. Mohanan, Assistant Commissioner (Inspection) in the office of the Devaswom Deputy Commissioner, Harippad. – Special Correspondent