K. Karpagam assumed charge as the Collector of Perambalur district on Sunday. She succeeds P. Sri Venkada Priya who has been transferred and posted as Controller of Examinations, Teachers Recruitment Board.
Speaking to reporters, Ms. Karpagam said necessary steps would be taken to ensure basic facilities for the general public in the district. Steps would also be taken to provide protected drinking water consistently to all areas in the district.
The Collector further said that more attention would be given to improve water resources in the district.