'Pongal gift' distribution begins

Tiruchirapalli, Jan 9 : Ration card holders in Tiruchirapalli district will receive their pongal gifts like rice, sugar, Rs 100 in cash, sarees and dhoties for their pongal celeberations, announced by Tamil Nadu government, according to former Minister M Paranjothi.

Mr Paranjothi (MLA) representing Tiruchirapalli West constituency in the state assembly made this announcement while inagurating the distribution of free sarees and dhoties at a fair price shop at Woriyur in thecity today. The MLA representing the Tiruchirapalli East Constituency R Manoharan in the state assembly inauguratd the distribution of free sarees and dhoties at a fair price shop in the city.

- Agencies

Published On : Jan 09, 2013