Tahsildar seizes tankers extracting water illegally in Chennai area

It’s inevitable to say that waterbodies in Madipakkam and surrounding neighourhoods will soon be among very few sources of drinking water to Chennaiites, as Chennai Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board (CMWSSB) is planning to tap stored rain water from reservoirs in Nanmangalam Reserve Forest. Continue Reading

Roads not keeping up with vehicle population: Expert

In the recent times, there has been hue and cry about Transport Corporations in Tamilnadu landing in losses leading to hike in ticket prices and associated woes. Meet D Gopalakrishnan (73), a resident of Raghava Nagar, Madipakkam, who has extensively researched on this topic for many years. Continue Reading

Chennaiites come together for religious harmony drive

As far as our locality is concerned, we have been united irrespective of religion. We mutually support each other for the upliftment of our religions. The harmony drive was just a manifestation of religious thoughts. This is the first edition and turned out to be a massive success with participation of almost 200 residents. Continue Reading

Chennai suburban resident puts old scraps to good use

Inorder to facilitate the practice of reading among residents of the area, the RWA members have done so. The idea is that a person who wishes to read books but doesn’t necessarily want to buy them will greatly benefit from this method, they said. Continue Reading