Tiruchirapalli

Corporation supplies herbal mix to schoolchildren

Corporation Commissioner M. Vijayalakshmi inspecting the distribution of nilavembu kashayam to children at a schoolin Tiruchi on Wednesday.

Corporation Commissioner M. Vijayalakshmi inspecting the distribution of nilavembu kashayam to children at a schoolin Tiruchi on Wednesday.  

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The Tiruchirapalli City Corporation has begun a fresh round of supply of nilavembu kashayam to students of city schools as part of its dengue control measures.

On Wednesday, the concoction, which helps in building immunity, was distributed to over 4,300 students of six schools in the city. The kashayam was distributed to students of Viscounts Kosha Higher Secondary School, Maduram Higher Secondary School, Maitreyi Elementary School, St. Anne’s Girls Higher Secondary School, Corporation Middle School, Edamalaipattipudur, and Little Flora Elementary School.

Corporation Commissioner M. Vijayalakshmi, who inspected the distribution at the Maduram Higher Secondary School, said the kashayam would be distributed to students of every school in the city for five days. All city schools would be covered in the days to come.

Since June, the kashayam had been distributed to 4.55 lakh people, including students in the city, she said.

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