Commercial Taxes Minister M.C. Sampath gave away marriage assistance worth Rs. 99.50 lakh to 316 beneficiaries at a function held on the Seva Illam premises here on Sunday.

Speaking on the occasion the Minister said that so far 10,442 women in the district were given the marriage aid, including 4 grams of gold coins and monetary assistance, to the tune of Rs. 39 crore.

District Collector R. Kirlosh Kumar and others participated.

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