Staff Reporter

Tuticorin: The district administration has declared a local holiday on May 27 (Thursday) on account of Vaigasi Visaka Thiruvizha at Arulmigu Subramaniaswamy Temple at Tiruchendur. The government offices will remain closed. The compensatory working day will be on June 12, Collector G. Prakash has said in a press release.

Topper honoured

State topper in the Plus Two examinations R. Pandian, of Tuticorin, was honoured by M.K. Karupaiah, Senior Divisional Manager, LIC, Tirunelveli.

He was presented a memento and shawl recently.

Officials of LIC S. Johnson, Marketing Manager, G.P. Rayan, Manager (Sales) and other liaising agents were present.