Archive for the Corona Virus News Category

May 31, 2020

Fire Services holds painting contest

The TN Fire Services department held a painting contest this Sunday morning; this was for children. The theme was on creating awareness on handling the Corona virus. Some two dozen children took part in this event that was held in […]

May 31, 2020

Crowding outside coffee and snacks joints continues

If there is one big problem that many small stores, especially refreshment and snacks stores are going to face now as they open for business, it will be of customers hanging around the counters and consuming the drink or snack. […]

May 31, 2020

Timeline of Coronavirus spread in Mylapore; From May 20 to May 30

The coronavirus outbreak that began in Mylapore by late March has now spread far and wide affecting more than 152 people in the neighbourhood. Virus cases have since been reported from different parts including San Thome, R.A.Puram, Abhiramapuram, Mandaveli, Nochikuppam, […]

May 30, 2020

Rangachari Cloth Store now sells saris via WhatsApp. Plans to take business online if lockdown continues

Rangachari Cloth Store now sells saris via WhatsApp. Plans to take business online if lockdown continues

From selling saris via WhatsApp to mulling over the launch of its new web site, Rangachari Cloth Store in Luz is slowly adapting to a new business model this lockdown. Ideas are being debated even as the owners of this […]

May 30, 2020

My teen daughter seems distracted at home. Is not able to study. Says auto-driver parent of Class X student.

My teen daughter seems distracted at home. Is not able to study. Says auto-driver parent of Class X student.

R. Subramaniam (name changed) is an auto driver. His daughter Jayashree. S (name changed) is a class X student at a state-run school in the neighbourhood. And he has a problem – the father-daughter relationship that is under stress. And […]

May 30, 2020

New virus cases reported in Mylapore

In the last 24 hours, six new virus cases have been reported at ward 125 in Mylapore. A Chennai Corporation official attached to this ward confirmed the information regarding these cases. Of the six virus cases, one has been reported […]

May 30, 2020

General and diabetic outpatient services are open at Andhra Mahila Sabha

General and diabetic outpatient services are now open at Andhra Mahila Sabha, R. A. Puram. The medical superintendent says, “As soon as the patient enters the premises they first have to wash their hands and legs. We then give them […]

May 30, 2020

Bhavan’s Chennai kendra head says he will prepare for December Season concerts from June

On June 1, arts promoter and head of the Chennai kendra of Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore will roll out what he has been doing for many years now. Ramaswamy will start drawing plans for the Bhavan’s December Season concerts that […]

May 29, 2020

CSI school for the Deaf seeks help to support families with differently abled children

CSI school for the Deaf seeks help to support families with differently abled children

With an aim that no one should die of hunger in this lockdown period, James Albert, headmaster at CSI School for the Deaf, San Thome and teachers of this school have been going around Tamil Nadu to distribute packs of […]

May 29, 2020

Despite being short staffed Sundaram Coffee does all it can to help its customers during lockdown

Despite being short staffed Sundaram Coffee does all it can to help its customers during lockdown

Mylapore’ s Sundaram Coffee shop is doing all it can to serve its customers during the lockdown period. The store, known for its freshly ground filter coffee powder has been in Mylapore for a long time and has a huge […]

May 29, 2020

Mylapore’s popular food joint Rayar’s Mess is open for delivery only

Rayar’s Mess at Arundale Street, Mylapore is open for business, for takeaways only. This snacks space has been in business for more than 80 years. P. Kumar, whose grandfather started this business, took overĀ  from his father 35 years ago. […]

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