KERALA

Web site for constituency

Special Correspondent

Thiruvananthapuram: Voters in the Thiruvananthapuram East Assembly constituency will now have easier access to their MLA through a web site on the constituency launched on Tuesday.

The web site, www.thiruvananthapurameast.org, contains information on the constituency, MLA V. Sivankutty and the development works taken up in the constituency.

It has facilities for the user to share ideas, interact with the MLA and post complaints, invitations, appointments and greetings.

The web site has a directory of government offices, places of worship, emergency numbers, hospitals, schools, airline services and ward councillors. Using the download tab, the user can download application forms for assistance under various government schemes. Another tab named ‘For People' gives information on programmes targeting girls, women, senior citizens, pensioners and youth.

An e-polling facility has been included to collect feedback on current issues.

Speaker M. Vijayakumar inaugurated the web site at a function held at the MLA Hostel on Tuesday.

Communist Party of India (Marxist) district secretary Kadakampally Surendran presided over the function. MLAs and representatives of residents' associations participated.