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30 neighbourhood streets report virus positive cases on July 8

July 10, 2020

After reporting fewer streets with virus cases since the past few days, Mylapore reported a higher number on July 8. Almost 30 neighbourhood streets reported positive cases on this day.

Of the 30, the maximum of 9 streets fell under Ward 124. While Ward 122 and Ward 126 reported 4 streets each, Ward 125 and Ward 123 had 5 each.

At Ward 121 and Ward 119, the number of streets with virus cases were 2 and 1 respectively.

Ward 119: Sandaveli 2nd Street

Ward 121: Rajasekaran Lane, Apparswamy Koil Street
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July 10, 2020

LISTEN TO AUDIO NEWS July 10

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July 10, 2020

Mandaveli based special school, Ekadaksha Learning Center, starts online classes

Ekadaksha Learning Center, a special school at Jeth Nagar, Mandaveli, has now started online classes for their students. Bharathi. V, one of the co-founders of the school, says, “Most of the children have adapted quite well to the online classes. […]

July 10, 2020

How the popular Senthil Softy Zone did a smart move this lockdown: baked and sold bread!

How the popular Senthil Softy Zone did a smart move this lockdown: baked and sold bread!

For over three decades, rose milk and Softy at Senthil Softy Zone on Kutchery Road has been a favourite for Mylaporeans. Then there are snacks too –  Samosa, Cutlet and the like. As with most businesses, this snacks joint was […]

July 9, 2020

LISTEN TO EVENING NEWS JULY 9

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July 9, 2020

Free dispensary at Sri Ramakrishna Math is now open. But only for distribution of medicines.

The free dispensary at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore will now be open in the morning for distribution of medicines only. The manager of the dispensary Swami Dharmishtanandaji says, “We have been given permission by the Corporation to keep our doors […]

July 9, 2020

When schools are reopened, social distancing and mask wearing should be followed, says Alwarpet based paediatrician

While infections among children are less, several other issues are affecting children nowadays, says Dr. Benny Benjamin, an Alwarpet based paediatrician. He says, “There have been certain advantages to the lockdown. Number of children with coughs and colds has come […]

July 9, 2020

LISTEN TO MORNING NEWS JULY 9

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July 9, 2020

Civic workers, mostly women clean roads at night but they can do with a cup of tea. Your donation helps.

Civic workers, mostly women clean roads at night but they can do with a cup of tea. Your donation helps.

Remember this. Even in these times, there are people who work for the city and for you and me. Take the civic workers on contract who toil through the midnight hour to keep the city clean, all its main roads and […]

July 9, 2020

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July 9, 2020

This senior exec says he has learnt new lessons in work, life: Srikanth Srinivasan’s story

This senior exec says he has learnt new lessons in work, life: Srikanth Srinivasan's story

52 year old Srikanth Srinivasan, who was with the TVS Group for 25 years is now the COO of Extended Warranty firm Assurant India, the Indian arm of the US headquartered company. During the lockdown period of almost four months, […]

July 8, 2020

AUDIO NEWS: July 8 evening

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July 8, 2020

Fifth generation veena repair craftsman isn’t down: uses WhatsApp to help clients make minor repairs of instruments

Fifth generation veena repair craftsman isn't down: uses WhatsApp to help clients make minor repairs of instruments

S. Balaji, a fifth-generation veena repair craftsman based in Mylapore has tapped into technology to help his customers during the lockdown. Balaji along with his father Shankar has been managing the well known ‘Shankar Musicals’ veena repair shop at Mundagakanni […]

July 8, 2020

This resident of Mylapore grows varieties of succulents and cacti at her home

This resident of Mylapore grows varieties of succulents and cacti at her home

C. Vijayalakshmi, a resident of Srinivasa Road, Mylapore has been a garden enthusiast as long as she can remember. She grew up in the narrow street homes of Triplicane. The homes there did not offer too much space to grow […]

July 8, 2020

Fewer streets of Mylapore report virus cases on July 7

Mylapore continues to report fewer streets with virus-positive cases since the past few days. On July 7 too, only 15 streets reported virus cases. While Ward 121 and Ward 122 reported 2 streets each, Ward 126 reported 3. And Ward […]

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