Monday, August 10, 2015

Devi Sri Karumariamman Temple,Connaught Bridge,Klang

Devi Sri Karumariamman Temple,Connaught Bridge,Jalan Dato Mohd Sidin,Klang

About 120 years ago this temple was a simple shrine founded by early plantation workers who descended from Thiruverukadu,India.Later, when the Connaught bridge power station was built the Indian staff of the power station started to administor the temple.They set up a fund from the monthly deduction of their salaries and went on to form a board of trustees to manage the temple.Land in and around the temple was purchased and the temple was rebuilt.

 The temple's President and Secretary:
Mr T. Kanagaratnam and
Mr L. Vijayakumar

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