CMDA yet to announce results for 176 posts since last 4 years

This comes at a time when nearly 50 per cent of posts are vacant in Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority as the organization has been struggling to fill the posts since 2006.

published on : 16th July 2020

97 seek refund of CMDRF donation made by mistake

In a first, the state government has decided to refund Rs 55.18 lakh from the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund (CMDRF) to 97 applicants who claimed they had donated the money by mistake.

published on : 21st May 2020

Biriyani Challenge and fest to raise money for CMDRF

Amid the lockdown, people have been exploring interesting ways to help the state government tide over the crisis and fight the spread of Covid-19.

published on : 15th May 2020

Farmer sells 8,000kg cow dung, donates Rs 10,000 to CMDRF

We have heard umpteen stories of how common people come forward to extend their hand in the fight against Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 5th May 2020

Kerala for salary challenge to fight Covid

The state has to shell out huge sums of money to meet the expense of free ration announced for the people and for other basic facilities.

published on : 31st March 2020

Kerala boy's 'moneybox project' for flood relief enters Best of India Records

It was the Puttingal fire tragedy at Kollam that happened about four years ago that inspired Adersh to start contributing a share of his savings to CMDRF.

published on : 20th February 2020

No hiring in 10 yrs: Over half of CMDA posts lying vacant 

Sources allege the body is using ELCOT to hire contractual workers to bridge the gap

published on : 6th February 2020

CMDA gave nod to police station coming up on Chennai water body, reveals RTI reply

A reply to the RTI applications filed by the NGO has found that a portion of the lake bed had been reclassified by the CMDA in March to facilitate the construction.

published on : 13th July 2019

Will consider allegations against Billroth hospital: CMDA

The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) will consider a representation against the construction of a hospital in Shenoy Nagar.

published on : 13th February 2019