TAMIL NADU

Flood relief distributed in Karur district

Staff Reporter

KULITHALAI: The Backward Classes Welfare Minister, S.M. Velusamy, handed over relief materials to flood-ffected people in Kulithalai and Krishnarayapuram areas of the district.The Minister has been touring the affected areas for the past week.

He distributed flood relief to 353 persons whose houses had been partially damaged during the recent rain and floods. The beneficiaries belonged to villages including Valandoor, Kumaramangalam Kuditheru and Koodalur.

Then, Mr. Velusamy went to Krishnarayapuram, where he distributed relief material to 45 persons affected by floods in the Krishnarayapuram union. The Karur Collector, A. Karthik, A. Pappasundaram, Kulithalai MLA, and Sasikala Ravi, Krishnarayapuram MLA, the District Revenue Officer, M. Mathivanan, and others participated.