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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 […]

November 7, 2019

Maintainence work is on at Thirumayilai MRTS station

Maintenance work is on at Thirumayilai MRTS station off R.K.Mutt Road, Mylapore. A few weeks ago, workers relaid the fiberglass roof that covers the railway track here. Now, the station-master says that almost 80% of the roof work has been […]

October 21, 2019

Chennai Corporation constructs SWD network at two streets in R. A. Puram

Chennai Corporation constructs SWD network at two streets in R. A. Puram

Since the past few days, the Chennai Corporation’s contract workers are constructing stormwater drain (SWD) networks at R.K. Nagar Fourth Cross Street, and R.K. Nagar First Cross Street in R.A. Puram. While the SWD network is being built for the […]

October 16, 2019

Post-rain water logging at Thirumayilai MRTS station will be set right in a month, say local RPF personnel

In a month’s time, the local Railway Protection Force (RPF) personnel at Thirumayilai MRTS station say the post-rain water stagnation at this station will be set right. Every time it rains, the Passenger Advanced Reservation Counter, on the station’s first floor gets […]

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