The next time you visit Velacheri police station, you may have to pinch yourself to believe. From a single-storeyed facility which often got flooded during rains, J-7 police station at Gandhi Road today is a swanky place with state-of-the-art features.
Forty five-year-old Surya (name changed), takes offence if someone calls him ‘addicted’ to Rummy. For him, it is a passion. But for those who are in the know, it appears otherwise. It is learnt that he had got involved in gambling at a young age, with the game eventually becoming an indispensable part of his life. So much so, that the day his wedding was to be fixed, he refused to leave the gambling den. It was a few years ago, that he found that he could play online and life changed. Or did it? Continue Reading
Residents of Velacheri have a grouse- they are not happy with the manure plants set up in the parks, play areas and OSR land in the neighbourhood. Continue Reading