According to report TN government has displayed a notice, listing the prices per unit of sand that was imported from Malaysia. Meanwhile one unit of sand is priced at Rs 9,990 while five units are priced at Rs 49,950 and hence the website also mentions that sand will be sold to anybody who books it online, irrespective of which state the buyer belongs to.
Chennai sources reported that the Madras high court has directed the state government not to precipitate any problem, pursuant to the proposed acquisition of land for the multi crore Chennai-Salem green corridor project. Accordingly Sivagnanasambandan, counsel appearing for the petitioner, submitted that four persons have been arrested in Cheyyar and the same has been reported in newspapers.
Every other day, the Tamilnadu BJP leaders get into one controversy or other. Two weeks back Tamilisai Soundararajan had argued with a civilian named Sofia for rising slogan against fascist BJP government and then got her arrested as well, Branding her as a terrorist motivated and anti-social, thus proving that BJP was indeed fascist.
Tamilnadu based Kausalya had visited Amrutha Varshini and consoled her, after the latter had lost her husband due to honor killing. Telangana based Amrutha Varshini and Pranay had got married, and while Amrutha belonged to OC, Pranay belonged to scheduled caste and this inter caste marriage had angered the father of Amrutha Varshini.
In a press interview yesterday, Puthiya Thamizhagam party leader doctor Krishnaswamy has said that there is a constitutional provision to remove comedian Karunas from his role of an MLA. During Krishnaswamy's speech he has said that Devendra kula Vellalar caste must be removed from scheduled castes and must be placed in other backward classes.
Sources from Chennai added that Madras high court has directed the vice-chancellor of the Tamilnadu Dr Ambedkar law university to submit a report on actions initiated to remove unqualified teaching staff and other staff. Meanwhile Justice S.M. Subramaniam gave the directive while
Chennai sources stated that pointing out that the state government is not serious on implementing its own order making wearing of helmets by two-wheeler riders and pillion riders compulsory, Madras high court has directed the state government to sensitize people of the benefits and law regarding wearing of helmet by riders and pillion riders, and the consequence of breach of the mandate.
Appan Tirupathi police have filed cases under five sections of IPC on BJP Tamilnadu leader H Raja. TN BJP leader H Raja who had participated in a Hindi Munnani meeting in Dindigul district's Vedachandur, had spoken in the meeting and during his speech had lashed out at the Hindi Endowments and Charity department of the government, its employees and the women of their families.
MLA Karunas has said that he will break the hands and legs of cops who attack people of his caste, and this has come as an open threat to the cops from the former actor,. The leader of Mukkulathor party and MLA Karunas has been speaking as per his wish, and generating controversies at will, On 16th of September, in his speech in Valluvar Kottam, he had made a speech which became a huge issue.
A WhatsApp message by a lady that she had been subject to constant sexual abuse by the managing director of Coimbatore based SNS College, and that she was unable to bear his torture has gone viral, and has created a huge controversy. A 23 year old lady belonging to Saravanampatti in Coimbatore had been working in SNS College as office worker, and the college's managing director was Subramaniam, a 64 year old.
Chennai sources stated that in an effort that could go some way in preparing the people for any imminent threat arising out of the monsoon rains, the State Revenue Department has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Centre for Coastal Research, to know in advance about the condition and intensity of rains.
DMK chief MK Stalin has demanded that in connection with the wind farm electricity scam, Minister Thangamani must resign. Stalin has said, "The fact that the TN electricity board under Thangamani Has been showing data of electricity being generated from windmills that are not even operational is Shocking.
A significant event has happened in the history of Pattali Makkal katchi party, and it is that the party has given an important role to actor Ranjith. Doctor Ramadoss, the leader of PMK has been a leader who fights for the rights of farmers, fights for the language, and with huge experience in politics, had also been conferred the doctorate.
The Chennai Apollo hospital management has given a shocker with their irresponsible statement that they had lost records of all the CCTV footage taken during the period when former Tamilnadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha had been treated in the hospital for 75 days. This shocking statement of Apollo management has sent shock waves across the political fraternity.
Chennai sources stated that Opposition DMK staged state wide protests against the "corrupt" AIADMK government in Tamilnadu, with party chief MK Stalin leading the charge in Salem. Meanwhile besides Stalin, his son Udhayanidhi, sister Kanimozhi and senior DMK leaders including Durai Murugan and Dayanidhi Maran participated in demonstrations held across the state.
The Meteorological Department of Chennai has said that there will be heavy rains today in Chennai and Pondicherry. Right from Sunday noon, there have been heavy and unstoppable rains in parts of Chennai and various parts of Tamilnadu, in a constant manner, and in Chennai especially, last two nights were filled with heavy rainfall, throughout the night, continuing till next morning.
Minister Vijaya Bhaskar has said that if he went to the cabinet house, he's a minister, and if he goes to a hospital he's a doctor, and he will get ready fiercely folding his dhoti if its a Jallikattu fight. Yesterday, in Thilakar Thidal, a function was conducted to gift the folk artists, and besides, folk events were also conducted
In the upcoming by-elections, in Thiruvarur, it has been expected that actor and politician T Rajendar will be contesting. When it comes to T Rajendar, all that people remember is his rhyming sense, his beard, and his hairstyle.
Doctor Tamilisai Soundararajan, who had recently hit headlines for her anguish on a civilian named Sofia, for her rising slogan in a flight against the ruling central government lead by BJP, saying Fascist BJP government down, as Tamilisai had made a huge fuss out of the issue, and got the student arrested and had even given terrorist and naxal colors to the girl, and had made a joke out of the rights of common man to freedom of expression.
The anti-national activity case filed against Thirumurugan Gandhi had been dismissed by the Chennai Egmore high court yesterday. The coordinator of the May 17 organization, Thirumurugan Gandhi had been slapped with a case under two sections, and he was arrested under prohibition and prevention of anti national acts law. -
High court advocates have said that H Raja's derogatory words and statements on the Court and police and the entire judicial system will help grow fascism, and have criticized him. The advocates had initially filed a petition to judge Huluvadi Ramesh, demanding the court to enquire the case by itself, during which he had given an explanation.
Tamilnadu BJP leader H Raja, has been ordered by the Chennai high court to appear on court and give his explanation in the issue regarding his hate and derogatory speech degrading courts recently. During a recent Vinayakar Chathurthi march planned in Pudhukottai, H Raja had argued with the police, and had spoken badly
Chennai sources stated that as the BJP celebrates Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 68th birthday across the country, the party in Tamilnadu has gone a step further. It is gifting gold rings to babies born yesterday. According to report Tamilnadu BJP chief and gynecologist Tamilisai Soundararajan gifted gold rings to babies born at a government hospital.
Accordingly as fuel prices skyrocket across the country, one couple from Cuddalore was given petrol on their wedding by friends as a gift. Elanchezian and Kanimozhi got married on Sunday morning in Cuddalore district’s Kumaratchi. Meanwhile the friends of the groom who attended the wedding handed over five litres of petrol to the couple as a present.
Chennai sources stated that Chennai witnessed a sudden drop in temperature followed by thundershowers late on Sunday afternoon. Meanwhile when speaking to TNM, S Balachander, Director of Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC), and Chennai says the rains can be expected for the next two days.
Twitter is filled with a hash tag OC Bajji DMK, and the hash tag has become viral and is trending all over the nation. Ever since DMK leadership was taken over by MK Stalin, there are numerous mishaps happening around the state spoiling the reputation of the party, and such things had never happened when M Karunanidhi was leading the DMK.
DMK President MK Stalin has said that the only thing which ministers have not did so far was barging into houses and indulging in robbery. Following raids in houses of Minister Vijaya Bhaskar, DGP Rajendran and many others, there have been heavy demands from leaders and members of opponent political parties that they must resign from their roles immediately or they must be dismissed.