Water levelMADURAI: The water level in Periyar dam stood at 120.60 feet with nil inflow and discharge. The Vaigai dam level was at 60.30 feet with an inflow of 86 cusecs and a discharge of 41cusecs.

ElectrocutedA Madurai Corporation employee was electrocuted on the Kamarajar Salai here on Monday. The police said K. Balu (55) touched an electric pole while cleaning a drainage channel when he came into contact with the power supply.

Training sessionTraining session for Government staff and teachers, who would be doing election duty in Samayanallur and Madurai East constituencies, was conducted at District Education and Rural Development Centre and Virudhunagar Nadar Higher Secondary School here on Saturday. The participants were briefed on procedures to be followed during election process. The Collector, D. Raajendiran, the Election Observer for Samayanallur constituency, Roop Ram Jowel, and other officials monitored the proceedings.

Special meetingThe District Collector, D. Raajendiran, convened a special meeting to plan the conduct of the Chithirai festival, which would be celebrated between April 29 and May 17, in the Temple City. He discussed all arrangements for the smooth conduct of the festival. He also cautioned all the private refreshment centres to use purified water.

ElectedThe following were elected office-bearers of Tamil Nadu Cooperation Department Staff Association (C and D) at the State executive committee meeting held here on Sunday: M. V. Raja (president), K. Rajan Babu (secretary), K. Annadurai (treasurer), P. Tamilarasu and S. Balasubramanian (vice-presidents) and A. Muniyandi and M. Bose (deputy secretaries). Staff Reporter