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Tributes paid to Tiruvalluvar

REMEMBERING SAINT POET: Chief Minister N. Rangasamy paying floral tributes to Tiruvalluvar on the occasion of the Tiruvalluvar Day in Puducherry on Tuesday.

REMEMBERING SAINT POET: Chief Minister N. Rangasamy paying floral tributes to Tiruvalluvar on the occasion of the Tiruvalluvar Day in Puducherry on Tuesday.   | Photo Credit: Photo:T. Singaravelou

Special Correspondent

Puducherry: Chief Minister N. Rangasamy paid floral tributes at the statue of Tiruvalluvar at the Rajiv Gandhi Municipal bus terminal at Orleanpet here on the occasion of the celebration of the Tiruvalluvar Day on Tuesday.

Participants

Pattali Makkal Katchi parliamentary party leader M Ramadoss, chairperson of Puducherry Municipal Council B. Sridevi, legislators R K R Anandaraman and R Siva, president of the Tiruvalluvar Mandram S. Ramalingam and a host of delegates of various organisations of Tamil literature were among those who paid tributes at the statue.

All offices and educational institutions remained closed in Puducherry on account of the Tiruvalluvar Day.

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