Archive for the Elections 2019 Category

April 20, 2019

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Elections 2019: Mentally challenged people also vote

Something unique took place on April 18, the voting day. 39 homeless and mentally challenged persons of The Banyan Shelter at Dooming Kuppam in San Thome had cast their vote – and this for the very first time of this […]

April 18, 2019

Elections 2019: Voters share their experience

Elections 2019: Voters share their experience

The polling started on a high note this morning in Mylapore. Many people arrived early at the booths to cast their votes. 96-year-old Subbama made sure to vote at the polling booth in Greenways Road, R.A.Puram. She said, “I like […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: All arrangements are in place for Lok Sabha polls tomorrow

Elections 2019: All arrangements are in place for Lok Sabha polls tomorrow

On April 17 evening, the arrangements were almost complete for the Lok Sabha polls 2019. This morning, the polling orders were sent by the Election officers. The mobile vans distributed the necessary materials to all the booths from Rani Meyyammai […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: booths prepared for voting day

Elections 2019: booths prepared for voting day

The booths are ready, the infrastructure has been out in place, the EVMs and other accessories are in fixed and secured and the polling staff and security got in on time. Polling booths in the Mylapore area are ready for […]

April 17, 2019

Elections 2019: The final day of campaign ends with Kamal Haasan at the Marina

Elections 2019: The final day of campaign ends with Kamal Haasan at the Marina

In their final push of their local campaigns for the Lok Sabha elections, parties did all they could in the Mylapore neighbourhood as yet another hot day made way for a pleasant evening. The big show of the evening was […]

April 15, 2019

Mylai Sri Kumaran to provide discounts to those who vote on April 18

Mylai Sri Kumaran to provide discounts to those who vote on April 18

On April 19, Mylai Sri Kumaran clothing store on R. K. Mutt Road, Mylapore, will provide a discount of 5% to all customers who vote in the Lok Sabha elections on April 18. A board kept outside this shop says, […]

April 14, 2019

Elections 2019: Campaigners target churches, colonies at daybreak

Elections 2019: Campaigners target churches, colonies at daybreak

As the Lok Sabha election polling day draws closer and being a Sunday, campaign troupes of parties in the fray in South Chennai hit the roads early today. Many groups first targeted people who attended services at local churches – […]

April 14, 2019

Elections 2019: Polling booths readied

Elections 2019: Polling booths readied

Polling booths are being readied for the polling day on April 18 when the state votes in the Lok Sabha elections. Since Friday, lorries have been carting all that is required at the booths, including the EVMs and ancillary equipment, […]

April 8, 2019

Elections 2019: K.Devdass an independent candidate campaigns in Mylapore

Elections 2019: K.Devdass an independent candidate campaigns in Mylapore

On April 8 afternoon, K. Devdass, an independent candidate contesting in the 2019 Lok Sabha election from Chennai¬†South was campaigning¬†at Mylapore. He is a resident of R.A.Puram and runs a travel agency here. He was campaigning in a car along […]

April 4, 2019

Elections 2019: focus on Chennai Central

The DMK’s Dayanidhi Maran, the PMK’s Sam Paul, MNM’s Kameela Nasser and SDPI’s Sheik Baqavi are the key candidates who are contesting in the Chennai Central constituency. ( some parts of Mylapore neighbourhood fall under this umbrella). Naam Tamilar has […]

April 2, 2019

Elections 2019: Radha starts her campaign

Elections 2019: Radha starts her campaign

M.Radha (a transgender woman) who is contesting the Lok Sabha poll in Chennai South started her campaign in Mylapore on April 2 morning. She is an independent candidate and a resident of Mandaveli. She did a door to door campaign […]

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