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March 26, 2020

Due to staff shortage, Mylapore Head Post Office offers limited services; R. A. Puram post office is closed

Due to the shortage of staff, Mylapore head post office off Kutchery Road is offering only limited services like speed and registered posts. Says an official from Mylapore Head Post office, “Though ours (postal services) is an essential service listed […]

March 24, 2020

Urban Primary Health Centre at C. P. Ramaswamy Road is closed

On Monday, the Urban Primary Health Centre (UPHC) at C.P.Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet was closed. However, it is not clear why the centre was shut. A few months ago, the centre shifted from its hospital on this road to Lions Diabetes […]

February 26, 2020

LED bulbs on sale at Mylapore Head Post Office. Subsidised rates.

LED bulbs on sale at Mylapore Head Post Office. Subsidised rates.

LED bulbs are on sale at the Head Post office in Mylapore, on Kutchery Road. And they are sold at subsidised rates. The Business Development (BD) unit of Mylapore Head Post Office has collaborated with Philips company to sell the […]

January 14, 2020

People queue up at ration shops to receive Pongal gifts

People queue up at ration shops to receive Pongal gifts

On Jan.14, long queues were seen at local ration shops in Mylapore to receive Pongal gifts announced by the state government. Ration card holders with ‘rice’ cards received free saris and dhotis on Tuesday evening. Earlier this week, Pongal gift […]

January 13, 2020

Work on submarine cable to connect Andamans is on at Patinapakkam

Work on submarine cable to connect Andamans is on at Patinapakkam

Work is on at the sandy area off Loop Road in Patinapakkam to lay the submarine cable connecting Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Chennai. It is being carried out as part of the BSNL’s project to provide high-speed internet connectivity […]

January 3, 2020

MTC fixes damaged compound wall at Mandaveli bus depot

MTC fixes damaged compound wall at Mandaveli bus depot

Months after cyclone Vardah damaged a portion of the compound wall at Mandaveli bus depot, it is fixed with a temporary wall now. The Metropolitan Transport Corporation (MTC) carried out this work recently. Said a staff from Mandaveli bus depot, […]

January 2, 2020

New building for Mandaveli post office is under construction

New building for Mandaveli post office is under construction

For the past few weeks, the construction of a new building for Mandaveli post office is on. It is located at the junction of R.K.Mutt Road and Mandaveli Street adjoining Mandaveli market on one side. Now, four floors have been […]

November 26, 2019

TANGEDCO plans for power needs next summer: higher capacity transformers fixed

TANGEDCO plans for power needs next summer: higher capacity transformers fixed

To prevent power overload at transformers and the resulting power cut in summer, TANGEDCO officials are fixing higher capacity transformers in Mylapore. On Nov. 26 evening, workers from Mandaveli sub-station were seen replacing a higher capacity transformer at Nadu Street. […]

November 24, 2019

Fish hawkers on Marina Loop Road told to do business away from roadside

Fish hawkers on Marina Loop Road told to do business away from roadside

To reduce traffic congestion and to maintain cleanliness along Marina’s Loop Road, Chennai Corporation has asked the fishermen to shift their shops away from the road. Fish hawkers who had their stalls along the road have shifted them a few […]

November 18, 2019

Civic work creates traffic snarls at Mandaveli junction

Civic work creates traffic snarls at Mandaveli junction

The underground civic repair work at a Mandaveli junction is creating frequent traffic snarls ; this is taking place at the junction of South Canal Bank Road and R.K.Mutt Road. A large area alongside the petrol bunk on South Canal […]

November 16, 2019

Cycle-sharing facility comes to Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai

Cycle-sharing facility comes to Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai

SmartBike, the cycle sharing facility has now come to Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai in Mylapore. This bike station is located between Chennai Citi Centre shopping mall and C.S.I. Kalyani Multi Speciality Hospital on this road. The cycle sharing system allows its […]

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