The office-bearers of Chitlapakkam Resident Welfare Associations met Kancheepuram District Collector P Ponnaiah requested him to start desilting of Chitlapakkam lake immediately as Chitlapakkam Rising team and all residents have cleared the garbage in good part of the lake.
At a time when the locality is faced with acute water shortage, the Kadaperi Lake in Tambaram Sanatorium is brimming with water. But to the disappointment of the residents, the water is so polluted that it cannot be utilised for any purpose.
Sharma Park situated in Habibullah Road should not be made as a place for performing rituals, appealed residents here. The park is now helpful to number of walkers and also for children of nearby schools to spend their spare time.