May 9, 2008
NEWLY appointed Penang Hindu Endowment Board members paid a courtesy call on Yang di-Pertua Negri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas recently.
The board’s new chairman A. Tanasekharan, his deputy R.S.N. Rayer and secretary P.M. Pathmanathan were accompanied by several members during the visit.
Tanasekharan, who is also Bagan Dalam assemblyman, replaces former board chairman P.K. Subbaiyah.
Abdul Rahman welcoming the board members.
Also present were chief minister Lim Guan Eng and deputy chief minister (II) Dr P. Ramasamy.
The board manages the activities of the Queen Street Mariamman Temple, Waterfall Hilltop Bala Thandayuthapani Temple, York Road Sri Ramar Temple, Butterworth Mariamman Temple and Kunj Bihari Temple in Penang Road.