OTHERS

Coop. society for fisherwomen planned

PONDICHERRY, JULY 6. A group of 260 women of the fishermen families have come forward to form a cooperative society exclusively for fisherwomen in Pudukuppam village near here, in response to the efforts of the Department of Fisheries and Fishermen Welfare to better their lot.

A communication from the office of Fisheries Minister here said on Thursday that temporary registration of the society had also been done by the Department.