Launched on the first Sunday of February 2006, the monthly Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance has completed 13 years today. Around 1,300 children have so far presented the mikeless kutcheri at the Nageswara Rao Park.
The four-day festival from 14 January will be inaugurated by Virugambakkam MLA V N Ravi at 5 pm. The festival is being organised by former Councillor M Gunasekaran in coordination with Tamilnadu Senior Citizens Association and Sivan Park Walkers.
The work for the much-awaited Pedestrian Plaza project, under the Smart City initiative, is under progress, with commuters and shoppers urging the civic body to complete the same by March, as was declared by the Commissioner of Corporation, a couple of months ago.
Eleven fishermen hailing from Pudukottai district and nine from Jegathapattinam were surrounded by the Lankan Navy for fishing in the Lankan waters early Sunday morning and were later taken to Karainagar for an interrogation, they said.
Vijay Shankar is all set to replace Hardik Pandya in the ODI squad against Australia as Pandya along with KL Rahul, has been suspended by the BCCI following their inappropriate comments about women in a popular television show recently.
Samajwadi Party president and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav took a potshot at the BJP today and said that central leadership of the saffron party has become restless ever since he announced a pre-poll tie-up with Mayawati-led BSP.