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Donate generously for ex-servicemen: Jaya plea

Posted on Dec 06, 08:07PM | UNI

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today appealed to the people to donate generously for the Flag Day fund for the welfare of ex-servicemen.

In her message on the eve of Flag Day, she listed the various facilities offered by her government to ex-servicemen and their families.

Some of the measures included easing employment norms, appoint of ex-servicement in power theft monitoring force and increasing the consolidated pay for those in the temple monitoring force.

She said "it is our duty to support the ex-servicemen and their families who have served and protected our nation from external forces. We should contribute immensely for their welfare".

The Flag Day is celebrated to commemorate the sacrifices made by the armymen to protect the nation.