: Collector R. Selvaraj distributed marriage assistance to the tune of Rs.1.32 crore and four gram gold for ‘thirumaangalyam' to 382 beneficiaries during the weekly grievance day meeting held here on Monday.

While 147 beneficiaries holding graduate and diploma received the gold and marriage assistance of Rs. 50,000 each, poor girls, who have passed SSLC or Plus Two, received the assistance of Rs. 25,000 each and the gold coin. Dr. Selvaraj also handed over marriage assistance and gold to 10 physically challenged persons.

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