Chitlapakkam lake

TN govt pulled up over encroachment

The Madras High Court came down heavily on the State government for not removing encroachment along the Chitlapakkam Lake, despite court orders. 

published on : 9th September 2021

Remove squatters from Chitlapakkam lake: Madras HC

The interim orders were passed on PIL moved by Arappor Iyakkam, an NGO, in 2019, alleging that encroachments have shrunk the lake, therby decreasing the water table.

published on : 8th July 2021

Three minor boys drown in Chitlapakkam lake

Three boys, aged around 12, drowned in the Chitlapakkam lake on Tuesday evening, police sources said.

published on : 15th April 2021

Removal of encroachments along Chitlapakkam lake soon: govt

The State government on Thursday informed the Madras High Court that 403 encroachments have been identified along the Chitlapakkam lake and that action has been initiated to remove them soon.

published on : 9th April 2021