Armed Forces Flag Day:Lt Governor and CM make contributions

  • PTI, Puducherry
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  • Updated: Dec 07, 2010 13:06 IST

Puducherry Lt Governor Iqbal Singh contributed to the Armed Forces Flag Day fund on the occasion of the celebration of the Flag Day here on Tuesday.

Chief Minister V Vaithilingam also made his contributions and handed shields to the departments that had done well in mobilisation of funds during last year (2009-2010) in the Union Territory.

"Directorate of Education bagged the shield for the highest collection of Rs 11.09 lakh. The Union Territory`s total contribution was Rs 31.39 lakh," an official source said.

Chief Secretary R Chandramohan and Director of Sainik Welfare Board in Puducherry M S Sundaram were among those present.

 

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