Staff Reporter

RAMANATHAPURAM: The Special Commissioner for Rehabilitation, R. Karpoora Sundarapandian, on Wednesday, carried out a daylong inspection at the Mandapam refugees' camp.

He visited various houses, hospital, toilets and water facilities and others.

He also inspected the public distribution system shop and the system adopted by officials to extend cash and essential items to the refugees.

The Commissioner enquired the pattern of refugee arrival and the number of refugees residing in the camp.

Later he held a meeting with the officials from rehabilitation, revenue, police, education and other departments.

The Collector, K.S. Muthuswaamy, the Deputy Inspector General of Police, (refugee) Christopher Nelson, the Special Deputy Collector, D. Ramachandran, and the DSP, Subramanian participated.