MLA K. Pandiarajan belonging to the Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) granted financial assistance to district toppers in the higher secondary examinations here on Thursday.

A cheque of Rs. 5000 each was given to P.A. Praveen of Noble Matriculation HSS, Periya Vallikulam; R. Netravathi of VSKDN Matriculation HSS, Sivakasi and P. Padmini Julia Thangam of YRRTV Matriculation HSS, Sivakasi. J. Uma of SHN Ethel Harvey Girls HSS, Sattur, and Lalit Chellappa Karpenter of PACRM HSS, Rajapalayam, each received a cheque of Rs. 3000.

M. Vijayasankar of Noble Matriculation HSS, Periya Vallikulam and S. Swathini of The Hindu HSS, Watrap, received cheques of Rs.2000 each.