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Aravind Raj

Coimbatore corporation starts clearing TWAD board dues as revenue improves

CCMC has to pay monthly fee of Rs  1.5 crore to the Pillur division and Rs 3 crore to the Siruvani division of TWAD for maintenance of pipeline and other works. 

07 Dec 2022

Coimbatore Corporation begins work on crematorium for pets

As part of the revival, the Rotary Club of Coimbatore Smart City, an NGO, will build a crematorium for pets and stray dogs and will maintain it, said sources.

06 Dec 2022

Third dog shelter in Coimbatore to open tomorrow

As per sources, civic body is also renovating its largest animal shelter in Ondipudur at the cost of Rs 19.5 lakh, which will be inaugurated in 15 days.

06 Dec 2022

New service road to curb accidents on Tiruchy Road flyover

According to sources, the civic body has removed a majority of the encroachments on the Nehru Park to Sivaram Nagar stretch on ward 65 of the central zone for the construction of the road.

04 Dec 2022

Councillors say resolution draft not given on time

“As per rules, councillors must receive the subject and resolution copy three days ahead of the council meeting. But we are receiving it on the night before the meeting.

03 Dec 2022

People irked as DB Road pedestrian pathway turns into traders’ haven

The 1.8 km stretch of the Diwan Bahadur (DB) Road at RS Puram was converted into a model road under the Coimbatore Smart City Project at a cost of about Rs 25 crores.

28 Nov 2022

Docs advise preventive measures for conjunctivitis, tell people not to panic

We have been getting mixed patients and there is no particular age group people infected with the pink eye.

28 Nov 2022

Coimbatore: VOC zoo to fade into memory as officials refuse to renew license

Established in 1965, the zoo is run by the Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC) and is the only one in South India which is run by a local body.

22 Nov 2022

Photo and video shoot at Smart City spots without nod can cost you Rs 10,000

Recently, several individuals were using the Smart City Project locations for shootings without permission.

21 Nov 2022

Maya’s Amma: Virtually real

After giving birth to her daughter Maya, Swathi began creating awareness about sex, pregnancy, breastfeeding, lactation and consent through workshops and meet-ups with like-minded mothers.

20 Nov 2022

Coimbatore Corp ropes in two NGOs to study traffic, give solution

Currently, only a handful of cities including Bengaluru, Pune, Mumbai and Ahmedabad have their own parking policies, sources said.

19 Nov 2022

Coimbatore: Bikers take over walkers track in Valankulam

While the works on one side of the lake have been completed and opened to the public, the works on the other side are expected to be completed by January 2023.

15 Nov 2022

Karur collector gives Children's Day gift to two destitute girls

Apart from the subsidy of Rs 7.5 lakhs, the contribution amount of Rs 1.18 lakh for the house was provided by the collector himself from his own discretionary fund.

15 Nov 2022

Coimbatore records10 cm rain in 24 hrs, road works trouble city motorists

However, officials have been instructed to fill them with stones and other wet mixes to prevent the slushiness.

13 Nov 2022

Residents flag lack of safety at CCMC work site

The CCMC is also constructing storm water drains and an underground cable system as part of the NMT corridor project.

10 Nov 2022