Paravur: Director Major Ravi visited the house of poor Thomas and his son Antony at Kattathurthu along with MLA V D Satheesan on the eve of Christmas with a cake and cash in hand.
On Saturday, mathrubhumi daily had published the pathetic state of Vadekkekara Kattathuruthu Chulaparambil Thomas and his son, with govt benefits for his mentally challenged son being stopped for months. The actor reading about the challenges faced by the deprived family, contacted MLA V D Satheesan, and visited the house of Thomas.
Thomas and his son lived in dingy place where hardly a person could walk in the narrow lane. Major Ravi offered a cake, Rs 10,000 in cash and also offered them Christmas wishes. MLA Satheesan assured them of all possible help to release the pension that was being held up.
Ward member M D Madhulal, Block Panchayat member P R Saijan, grama panchayat member Anil Ellias and K K Gireesh accompanied the star.