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Thursday, 12 April 2012 - 19:45
Senor Citizens to get higher assistance
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Minister of Social Services Felix Perera adds that the public assistance fund which is currently being presented to senior citizens would be increased to 1000 rupees per head by next month.

According to the minister a sum of rupees 500 is currently being presented to every senior citizen.

Moreover the minister went on to say that even a family with two senior citizens over the age of 70 would qualify for a grant of rupees 1000 per head.

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