Special Correspondent

VELLORE: Vellore Collector Dharmendra Pratap Yadav assured the people of the villages of Peenjamandhai, Palambattu and Jardhankollai in Vellore taluk that high-tension transformers would be installed there to provide electricity to these villages, which did not have power facilities so far.

Addressing the villagers at a special mass contact programme organised in Peenjamandhai village on Wednesday, the Collector said that the installation of transformers would facilitate power connections to the houses.

He said that a health camp under the "Varumun Kappom Thittam" would be held at Peenjamandhai on February 21. He appealed to the public to make use of the camp.

He distributed welfare assistance worth Rs. 4 lakh to 145 beneficiaries.