Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam working president M K Stalin announced on Tuesday that his party’s MPs and MLAs would contribute one month’s salaries to the Kerala Government for flood relief.
In a statement, he said the party had already pledged Rs 1 crore assistance to the flood-affected people. Besides, partymen had been sending relief materials to the State, he said.
The ruling AIADMK has already announced that its MPs and MLAs would give their one month salary to Kerala for flood relief. The Tamil Nadu Government has pledged Rs 5 crore as assistance, besides rice, milk powder and other relief items.
TN Governor donates one month salary to Kerala flood relief
Chennai, Aug 21: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Tuesday donated one month salary towards distress relief for the people of Kerala, in the wake of unprecedented floods that the stretches experienced.
The Governor has been greatly anguished by the hardship faced by the people and has expressed his solidarity with them through this gesture, a Raj Bhavan release said. UNI