Staff Reporter

Over 20 departments and agencies have displayed exhibits

PERAMBALUR: The multimedia exhibition, organised by the Information and Public Relations Department, was inaugurated here on Monday.

A total of 25 departments and agencies, which are participating in it, have displayed exhibits, charts and models on the achievements of various schemes implemented by them and also the guidelines for eligibility to derive the benefits of welfare measures.

A free health camp is also being held under the auspices of the Health Department to screen the patients and offer them counselling for follow-up treatment.

The Perambalur District Collector Anil Meshram and the Ariyalur District Collector V. M. Xavier Chrisso Nayagam, who spoke on the occasion, said that the objective of the exhibition was to create awareness among the masses about the various people-oriented schemes being implemented by these departments.

They appealed to the residents of these districts to take maximum advantage of the exhibition.

They distributed assistances to the tune of Rs.1.31 lakhs to 50 beneficiaries on the occasion. The MLA M. Rajkumar offered felicitations.