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Vaccine process is smooth at GCC health centres. But doses are limited.

March 4, 2021

Getting the vaccine jab on the spot at the Urban Health Centres of Chennai Corporation is also a smooth process.

But since each centre gets a certain supply of the vaccine, there are days when the process gets over, hours after it starts at 9 a.m.on a day.
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March 4, 2021

Tribute: Meena Sambamurthy of Mylapore

Tribute: Meena Sambamurthy of Mylapore

Meena Sambamurthy, aged 84, passed away on March 3,2021. She was the wife of K. Samba Murthy and a resident of Mylapore for more than 35 years. She was a retired employee of the Department of Telecommunications. She is survived […]

March 4, 2021

Private hospitals offer the jab to seniors, smooth process

A few local area private hospitals have begun offering the vaccine jab to seniors now. These are – Apollo Spectra in MRC Nagar, Kauvery off TTK Road, Alwarpet and Dr. Agarwals Eye Hospital, TTK Road, Alwarpet. Those who have used […]

March 4, 2021

MNM holds public meeting at Mangollai

MNM holds public meeting at Mangollai

The election caravan of the Makkal Needhi Maiam ( MNM) which rolled out all over again from Alandur early Wednesday evening and reached Mylapore later, at its final stop where a public meeting was held at the famed Mangollai junction […]

March 3, 2021

Vadu mangai on sale by mada street hawkers in Mylapore

Vadu mangai on sale by mada street hawkers in Mylapore

The vadu mangai season has just begun this week and there is no better place than the hawker stalls on South Mada Street to get a feel of what is on sale this summer. A couple of hawkers who specialise […]

March 3, 2021

Elections 2021: MNM party to hold public meeting in Mylapore tonight

Makkal  Needhi Maiam ( MNM ) is launching its poll campaign this evening with its founder-leader Kamal Hassan leading the caravan. The campaign starts in Alandur where Kamal is tipped to contest from and finally head to Mylapore where at […]

March 3, 2021

Elections 2021: BJP takes out a procession, has meeting in Mandaveli

Elections 2021: BJP takes out a procession, has meeting in Mandaveli

The BJP launched its election campaign locally by taking out a procession from Luz Circle to Mandaveli on Tuesday evening, March 2. A band of musicians led the procession through the Mada Streets of Mylapore and to its destination on […]

March 3, 2021

Teynampet zone sees 10-15 new corona cases daily

There are about ten to 15 new corona virus cases reported in the Teynampet zone of the city every day, which covers most areas of Mylapore. This information was shared by a senior officer of Chennai Corporation who wished to […]

March 2, 2021

GCC Health Centres start offering vaccine to seniors

Chennai Corporation’s Teynampet zone medical officer says that it has started offering the Covid vaccine to seniors from today at its  Urban Primary Health Centres (UPHC). The vaccine is offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. All you need to […]

March 2, 2021

Mahakumbhabhishekam of Sri Varashakti Vinayakar Temple, R. K. Nagar

Mahakumbhabhishekam of Sri Varashakti Vinayakar Temple, R. K. Nagar

R. K. Nagar residents and devotees of Shri Varashakti Vinayakar participated in the grand Punaha Avarthana Ashtabandhana Mahakumbhabhishekam, or the repainting, purification and renewal of the gopuram and premises. The three-day festival started with homams and yagams on Feb.22 and 23 and […]

March 2, 2021

Teppam fest at Sri Madhava Perumal Temple held

Teppam fest at Sri Madhava Perumal Temple held

The annual teppam of Sri Madhava Perumal Temple, Mylapore was held over three days. It ended on Monday, March 1 evening. Though there was water in the temple’s tank which was laid with a new bed with fresh clayey soil […]

March 1, 2021

The vaccine jab process by GCC starts but for Mylaporeans the venue is far away

The vaccine jab process by GCC starts but for Mylaporeans the venue is far away

Though Chennai Corporation is one of the bodies to promote the anti vaccIne jab in a big way, the nature of its roll out on March 1 does not reflect the urgency in its plans. As of now, Mylaporeans eligible […]

March 1, 2021

School Admissions: as on March 1

P. S. Matriculation Hr Sec School – 214, Ramakrishna Mutt Rd, Alamelu Manga Puram, Sankarapuram, Mylapore. Admissions are going on for LKG. Approach school for details. Ph: 24642133

March 1, 2021

Shri Ranga Card store offers variety – wedding, social, religious and more

Shri Ranga Card store offers variety - wedding, social, religious and more

Shri Ranga Card opened its doors on Jan.25 in Pelathope,Mylapore. The owner of the venture is D. Ravichandran and comes from a long line of printers. The store offers many varieties of cards for all purposes. Traditional invites, and contemporary […]

March 1, 2021

Panguni fest 2020: kodiyetram takes place

Panguni fest 2020: kodiyetram takes place

The gathering was small but significant was the event – the kodiyetram for the 2020 Panguni vizha at Sri Kapali Temple that took place this March 1 morning, 6 a.m. onwards. This signalled the start of what is technically last […]

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