Special Correspondent

Udhagamandalam: The Madras Regiment is now in the process of upgrading its records pertaining to ex-servicemen and their families. A defence press release issued at Wellington on Saturday stated that changes brought about in the families of ex-servicemen by developments like marriage, birth, death, divorce, adoption etc should be intimated to the records office concerned within five years of the development taking place.

Details pertaining to such developments should be submitted forthwith to the records section of the Madras Regiment at Welington through the respective Zilla Sainik Welfare Offices.

The special drive to upgrade the records will end on August 31, 2009. Requests made after the last date will not be entertained.