A first aid centre was opened inside Srirangam Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple by Minister for Municipal Administration Urban and Water Supply K.N. Nehru on Sunday.
The centre, equipped with a few beds and medicines, has been opened on the direction of the Chief Minister, an official release said.
Mr. Nehru gave away appointment orders to doctors and para-medical staff deployed at the centre.
Mayor M. Anbazhagan, Collector S. Sivarasu, Joint Commissioner, Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowments department, Selvaraj and other officials were present on the occasion.