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Three of family killed in accident
Gobichettipalayam recorded 94 mm of rainfall, Sathyamangalam- 43 mm, Bhavanisagar- 33 mm, Erode- 26 mm, Bhavani- 18.6 mm, Perundurai- 17 mm, Kangeyam- 13.4 mm and Moolanure- 5 mm.
S. Rajkunmar (AIADMK) polled 31 votes and Pon Sugumar (DMK) 12 votes in the voting conducted on Monday. Heavy police picket was posted in front of the council hall. - Staff Reporter
Median on highways
The Government has recently sanctioned Rs. 4.2 lakhs to carry out the project. The Divisional Engineer, V. Pitchaiah, said the median will be filled with fertile sand to plant saplings. - Staff Reporter
Fresh written test for police recruitment
The candidates should be present at 6.00 a.m. on the examination day at the venue.
Call letters have been despatched to all the 3427 eligible candidates of Thanjavur, Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts by post on May 16.
It is also informed that those who did not attend the written test held on March 27 will not be allowed to sit for this fresh written examination, the release added. Staff Reporter
Pharma company remains closed
The bandh call was given in protest against the arbitrary decision of the Finance Ministry to impose "Excise Duty on MRP", to demand reduction of Excise Duty from 16 per cent to (8 per cent) and to increase the Excise Duty exemption up to Rs 3 crores from Rs. 1 crore for small scale industries. Staff Reporter
The inflow was 1524 cusecs and the discharge 889 cusecs. Staff Reporter
accident: 4 arrested
accident: 4 arrested
Storekeeper Sankar, manager Mayilsamy, supervisor Inian, and mason Kannan of the firm were employees of the firm which was carrying out the construction work at the cement factory, police sources said. They were arrested on the charge of negligence resulting in the death of labourers involved in the work. A special team was on the job to apprehend two more persons. Staff Reporter
Rain in Kanyakumari district
The water level in Pechipparai dam stood at 26.10 feet against its capacity of 48 feet; 36 feet in Perunchani against its capacity of 36 feet; 4.85 feet in Chittar-I against its capacity of 18 feet; 5.18 feet in Chittar-II against its capacity of 18 feet and 2.60 feet in Poigai dam against its capacity of 42.65 feet.
The maximum rainfall of 120 mm was recorded at Chittar-I, followed by 110 mm at Perunchani, 109.6 mm at Puthen dam, 95.5 mm at Surulode, 78 mm at Pechipparai and 69 mm at Chittar II. Staff Reporter
Kasimedu fishermen come from Bangladesh
Guns seized, two held
20 hurt as buses collide
According to the police, the mishap occurred around 6-30 a.m. at Vellaigate near here when a bus coming from Bangalore to Chennai and another one proceeding towards Arani from Chennai collided. Twenty persons, including the drivers of both buses sustained injuries. They were rushed to the Government hospital here. Staff Reporter
"Distribute Tamil law textbooks free of cost"
The association, in a resolution passed at a recent meeting here, demanded the cancellation of English examinations in law colleges and declaring Tamil as the official language of the High Court. It hailed the release of 27 Tamil law textbooks and Tamil translation of 40 Central and 41 State Acts and appreciated the efforts taken by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and Law Minister D. Jayakumar in obtaining presidential assent for the translations. Staff Reporter
Led by district president, Petchinathan, they urged the Government to withdraw its appeal made in the Supreme Court against the Madras High Court verdict order.
The State general secretary of the Road Workers' Association, Marimuthu, the State secretary of Government Employees' Association, Kumaravel, spoke. Staff Reporter
Ration rice seized
Official sources said the lorry, carrying the ration rice from Puliyangudi to Kerala was intercepted by the Tahsildar, civil supplies, Murugan, and his subordinates at Pudur on Saturday. As the lorry crew escaped, the vehicle was taken to the civil supplies godown at Tenkasi on Monday. Staff Reporter
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