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Police discourage people from venturing into Marina

November 26, 2020

As Marina continues to witness high waves and strong winds due to the after-effects of cyclone, policemen are discouraging people from venturing here.

They have barricaded Loop Road (near lighthouse side) to restrict public movement at the beach.

Said a police officer here, “It can be dangerous for the public to venture in Marina as it continues to have strong winds and high waves. Hence, we have barricaded this Road.”
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November 26, 2020

People stop by Thiru-Vi-Ka bridge to look at swollen Adyar river

People stop by Thiru-Vi-Ka bridge to look at swollen Adyar river

Following the recent rains, water level has considerably increased in the Adyar river off Thiru Vi Ka bridge in R.A.Puram. The river is almost full now. And so, pedestrians and motorists are steadily dropping by this bridge to look at […]

November 26, 2020

Vocalist Sanjay Subrahmanyan to present ‘Thamizhum Naanum’ concert

Vocalist Sanjay Subrahmanyan to present 'Thamizhum Naanum' concert

Well-known Carnatic music vocalist Sanjay Subrahmanyan has tickled rasikas to his unique offering for December. His popular ‘ Thamizhum Naanum’ concert which is a all-Thamizh songs concert. Sanjay put our a promo on his Facebook page a few days ago, […]

November 26, 2020

Cyclone impact was less in the neighborhood, say Mylaporeans

Cyclone impact was less in the neighborhood, say Mylaporeans

Due to cyclone ‘Nivar’ that made landfall near Puducherry, the neighbourhood witnessed heavy rains and strong winds on Wednesday. However, residents point out that the damage caused by the cyclone is less. Abhiramapuram resident Sridhar Venkataraman reports that tree fall […]

November 26, 2020

Cathedral celebrates annual feast of Mylai Madha

Cathedral celebrates annual feast of Mylai Madha

The annual feast of Our Lady of Mylapore, commonly referred to as Mylai Madha is being celebrated at the San Thome Cathedral from today, November 26. It will go on till Sunday. Every evening, there is the recitation of the […]

November 26, 2020

Cyclonic weather: Mylapore wakes up thankful that damage caused by Nivar has been limited

Mylapore woke up to a morning that may want to be thankful about – cyclone Nivar, which made landfall past midnight north of Puducherry but caused strong winds across the city fo Chennai had not caused great damage. Yes, in […]

November 25, 2020

Cyclonic weather: Mylaporeans appreciate work of state staff

Cyclonic weather: Mylaporeans appreciate work of state staff

State officials and their staff are coming for a great deal of appreciation for working in challenging situations they have to deal with in Mylapore during the cyclonic weather since last morning. Today, the day has been difficult for all […]

November 25, 2020

NGO offers free ambulance service for animal rescues during cyclone

R.A.Puram based animal welfare NGO ‘Hope for Critters’ is providing free ambulance service for carrying out animal rescues during the cyclone. Their recently launched ‘pet ambulance’ is available for rescues on Wednesday (Nov. 25) and Thursday (Nov. 26) from 9 […]

November 25, 2020

Few residents of Srinivasapuram temporarily shift to ‘safer places’ to protect themselves from cyclone

A few residents of TNSCB tenements at Srinivasapuram have temporarily shifted to their relative’s places at other parts of the city to protect themselves from the cyclone. Says Deepa, a resident of this colony, “Although there is no flooding, rainwater […]

November 25, 2020

Cyclonic weather: Mylaporeans report from their colonies

Cyclonic weather: Mylaporeans report from their colonies

Due to the intermittent rains that have been pouring in Mylapore since yesterday, some neighbourhood streets are flooded. Tree fall has also been reported at a few places. At Abhiramapuram First Street, resident Giridharan Kesavan, says that there is ankle […]

November 25, 2020

Cyclonic weather: water-logging in some areas, civic staff respond to SOS needs

Cyclonic weather: water-logging in some areas, civic staff respond to SOS needs

Though it has been raining steadily all through the night and on Wednesday morning, there was little water flooding or stagnation in many areas of the Mylapore when we made a round at about 9 a.m. The rainwater stays on […]

November 25, 2020

Cyclone-time helpline for civic issues

Now, you can directly contact Chennai Corporation to lodge complaints regarding civic issues caused due to the cyclone, that is expected to make landfall in TN today. The Corporation’s emergency helpline numbersĀ are 25384530, 25384540 Alternatively, one can also contact it’s […]

November 25, 2020

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November 24, 2020

Rainwater stagnates in some areas, runs off in others

Rainwater stagnates in some areas, runs off in others

So what impact has the steady on-now, off- now rain of Tuesday had on the Mylapore neighbourhood? First. The streets where the drainage is poor remain flooded for at least 3 to 4 hours and the rainwater drains off only […]

November 24, 2020

Cow found dead in Abiramapuram street

Cow found dead in Abiramapuram street

A cow was found lying dead on Bheemana Garden Street off Sriram Nagar colony this morning. A resident reported this incident to Mylapore Times, saying that it looked as if the cow had come in contact with a live power […]

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