Chennai corporation

Washington Sundar set for new innings as Chennai's 'district election icon'

The all-rounder, who shone in his debut Test in Australia, was more than happy to join the campaign, aimed primarily at drawing more voter participation.

published on : 25th January 2021

Corpn seals unauthorised buildings, issues notice

“The owners can demolish the structures by themselves once the notices are issued. If they don’t in a stipulated time, the civic body will demolish it,” an official said. 

published on : 24th January 2021

Yearly target for Amma two-wheeler scheme reduced due to pandemic

However, even with the seemingly modest targets in place, the corporation is expected to have sanctioned only around 1,500 applications by February, with March marking the end of the year. 

published on : 22nd January 2021

Chennai Corp selects 900 vendors from Marina Beach

“Now there are at least 1,500 of us who have been doing business on the Marina for several years and only 540 carts will be given to existing vendors.

published on : 21st January 2021

Students urged to take part in electoral process

The initiative -- OPEN (Online Participation of Electoral Networks) -- is part of various measures underway to connect with voters, increase turnout and minimize the pandemic effect on polling. 

published on : 20th January 2021

Bleak future awaits temporary Chennai Corporation staff

Over 700 sanitary workers fired without even a notice period

published on : 13th January 2021

Over 14K bids for smart vending carts on Marina accepted

A release on Thursday said, 60 per cent from the category A applications and 40 per cent from the category B applications will be selected through a lot system on January 20 and 21.

published on : 8th January 2021

Chennai Corporation set to shield city from bird flu

Officials say vehicles would be screened at State border

published on : 7th January 2021

Bird flu: Chennai Corporation on alert, to observe symptoms of avian influenza

GCC's Chief Health Officer Dr Jagadeesan said the Corporation staff have been asked to be on the alert and find out if any type of yeast-like infection is found. 

published on : 6th January 2021

Corpn staff fined for RTI Act violation

The Commission also directed the Corporation Commissioner to take disciplinary action against superintendent engineer of bus route roads, K Vijayakumar for dereliction of duty. 

published on : 29th December 2020

Chennai Corporation staffer fined Rs 25K for not providing information under RTI Act

Public Information Officer M Victor Gnanaraj failed to provide information sought by anti-corruption NGO Arappor Iyakkam under the RTI Act.

published on : 28th December 2020

Pandemic woes: 315 students drop out of Corporation schools; 80 per cent from North Chennai

Corporation commissioner G Prakash had ordered teachers to speak to the families and find out the reason behind the children dropping out and readmit them.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Amma mini clinics in Chennai catch public pulse

Whilt the CM had promised that about 2,000 clinics in total will come across the State, corporation officials said that an average of 150-170 patients visit the clinics every day.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Soon, use Chennai Corporation smart cards to pay bills and dine

The initiative, for which the Corporation partnered with ICICI in 2018, was initially billed as an integrated option to pay for civic services.

published on : 21st December 2020

Garbage continues to choke T Nagar pedestrian bylane

Sandwiched between two busy streets, Ranganathan and Natesan Street, the 12-foot wide bylane has been lying in a state of neglect for several years now.

published on : 14th December 2020
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