New Reading Room Opened in City
Declaring open a Corporation Reading Room in Santhome on Wednesday last, Mr. C.H. Sibghathulla, Mayor, appealed to people to make proper use of the reading rooms and to make them the nucleii for spreading culture and education. The Mayor suggested to the government that a part of the Library Cess collected from the city be made available to the corporation for starting more libraries and reading rooms, he said. Mr.
C. Narasimhan, Commissioner, said that the reading rooms might also be used by the people of the locality for discussion and exchange of ideas. Mr. K. Krishnan, Divisional Councillor, proposed a vote of thanks.