Wednesday, January 6, 2016
FUNCTION OF 10 THY ANNIVERSARY OF OUR WELFARE TRUST
Veteran Raju- NEXCC from Dindigul appreciating the services of our Trust.
The 10th Anniversary function of our EX-SERVICEMEN AND SOCIAL WELFARE TRUST was held on 03-01-2016. at Mani Mahal, Santhi Nagar, Palayamkottai, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu.
A Book on pension matters in Tamil, 2nd Edition was released by our beloved
Wing Commander Victor –(Retd).
Our Managing Trustee Sgt.R.Chellappa , Air Veteran narrated the events and functioning of our Trust.
4 Elder veterans above 80yrears were honoured.(Mr.Ramamoorthy, chief engineer retd 90yrs,), Nk.Durai Pandian- 82 yrs and Sep- Sudalaimuthu thevar- 87 yrs. And Smt.Parvathy-W/o HFO- 83 yrs.
One 90 yrs old Saurya Chakra Awardee Mr.Rama Moorthy, Chief Engineer of GREF (Retd) was honoured.
Mr.Ramamoorthy donated Artificial Limbs to one handicapped child Miss.Apparna.
Our Trust and many veterans felicitated her with cash awards in this function.
Four Children of our veterans were given cash award for scoring high Marks in the school.
Three poor families in our area were presented with Sarees and Dhothis by our Trust.
Then Sgt.David,Veteran gave a Lecture on Terminal Care for aged and bedridden veterans.
Mr.Raja Sekaran, from Nangooram Builders explained a Scheme on Old age Home for veterans with Power Point Slides.
Smt.Lakshimi, a widow of our veteran gave a brief lecture on Meditation and a meditation was performed for 30 minutes.
Veteran Cpl.Mohana Rangan , Tamil Nadu Co-coordinator of ARMED FORCES VETERANS ASSOCIATION OF INDIA (AFVAI) delivered a wonderful speech on the need for Unity among Veterans to fight for our rights ,including pension and other issues..
Veteran Raju, President NEXCC from Dindigul gave a fine speech and praised about the functioning of our Trust.
More than 200 veterans and their families were served with tasty Lunch.
After the Lunch , interactions on pension and other matters was held.
Air Veterans -Sgt.Shanmugam, Sgt.C.Muthukrishnan and Sgt.S.kanthiah answered and cleared their doubts. And 30 minutes power point presentation was given on ECHS and Pension.
Our Chief Admin.Officer, Hony.Flt.Lt.Packia Natarajan gave a vote of thanks
and the function concluded with National Anthem.
The function was a grand success.