Forest Minister, N.Selvaraj distributed sanction orders for old age pension to 259 persons at Manachanallur on Wednesday.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr.Selvaraj said the State government has issued an order sanctioning old age pension for persons above 60 years of age even if they had a male heir. He appealed to the people to avail the welfare schemes being implemented by the State government. Earlier, he inaugurated two new transformers set up at Amoor Panchayat by the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board.

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