: Assistance, relief and subsidy-based agricultural implements worth Rs.24.62 lakh were distributed to 272 beneficiaries at the ‘mass contact day’ programme held at Vellalaviduthi village near Gandarvakottai recently.

C. Manoharan, Collector, gave away assistance and received petitions from villagers.

He also gave away orders effecting name transfer in ‘patta’ records and prizes to villagers for best cattle care.

P. Kumar, MP, V.C. Ramaiah, president of District Panchayat and Sakthivel, Project Director of District Rural Development Agency were present.

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