Applications are invited from indigent former sportspersons for receiving a monthly pension of Rs.3,000. The applicant should be residing in Tamil Nadu with a monthly income not exceeding Rs. 6,000. They should have completed 58 years of age as on April 1, 2011. The applicant should have won medals or participated in national-level competitions; or won medals in State-level tournaments. Application forms are available at the office of the district sports officer at the district stadium here. Last date for submission of filled-in forms is March 30. Further information could be obtained by dialling 99403-41499.

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