Greater Chennai Corporation gives makeover to wells across the city

“The well that was recently deepened and desilted in Ayyappa Nagar near the Sannadhi Street has been given the design of Akshaya Paathiram, meaning, that this well will always have water in it. These designs are painted by painters who paint idols and walls in temple. We have used high quality materials to construct and paint these structures.” Continue Reading

Group of parents in Chennai builds skating academy with synthetic rink

The Falcon Speed Skating Academy in Ponniyamman Kovil Street, Madipakkam, has a synthetic rink, just like the one in Nehru Indoor Stadium. Those who trained here have won 18 gold medals in various competitions within three months of its inauguration. Continue Reading

Chennaiites want Moovarasampet lake rejuvenated

Residents of Moovarasampet want the bunds of the lake strengthened and fenced before the monsoon starts. They also opined that it would be a great help, if the Corporation cleans the surrounding area, repair the gate of the lake and reconstruct the walls around it, as people pollute it and use it as a place for anti-social activities. Continue Reading

Soil test being carried out for metro rail Phase-2 project in Chennai

The Chennai Metro Rail Limited (CMRL) recently released the phase two map featuring localities in the neighbourhood, that will be connected to other parts of the city. Continue Reading

Poor maintenance of electric pole at Balambal Nagar puts commuters at risk

The electric pole carrying high density wires at Balambal Nagar is being poorly maintained, claim residents. The broken parts of the electric pole remain uncleared, they say, adding that it is highly dangerous to leave these electric wires in their current state. Continue Reading

Puzhuthivakkam residents suffer maximum due to water woes

Residents of Puzhuthivakkam, Chennai, are facing severe water crisis as ground water has gone completely dry. With Metro Water services coming to a near halt in the neighbourhood, the most affected are the people from lower economic strata, state residents.
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