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As Chennai turns 379 today lets have a look at how iconic buildings changed with time.
Madras Day is celebrated on August 22 every year. This whole idea was conceptualized in 2004 during a meeting of Chennai Heritage foundation when a Chennai-based Journalist Vincent D'souza suggested this to historian S. Muthiah.
Madras Day is a festival organized to commemorate the purchase of the village of Madraspatnam or Chennapatnam by East India Company.