Chennai: The Tamil Nadu Government Tuesday night appointed Saraswathi Rangasamy as the chairperson of the Tamil Nadu commission for protection of child rights.
The appointment was made by the Governor on the reccomendation of the three member selection committee constituted for the purpose, an official release said.
The minister for social welfare, chief secretary to the government and secretary, social welfare and nutritious meal programme department are the three members.
The release also said Dr Visalakshi Nedunchezhian has been appointed as the chairperson of the Tamil Nadu State Commission for women.
Her appointment would be with immediate effect, it said.