Erode

A panchayat that sows together, grows together

Hari is known for setting up organic gardens and effective waste management systems in the unkempt lands in the panchayats.

published on : 11th October 2020

PM Kisan scam: Over 1K accounts frozen in Erode

The Agriculture officials on Saturday confirmed that 1,114 beneficiaries of the PM Kisan scheme from Erode have farms in other districts.

published on : 13th September 2020

580 fake PM KISAN accounts identified in Erode

The Agriculture department officials on Thursday weeded out around 580 fake accounts attached to Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM KISAN) scheme in the district on Thursday.

published on : 12th September 2020

Erode-New Delhi goods train to chug out on Fridays

So, the Southern Railways has planned to run Turmeric City-New Delhi Cargo Express train for the benefit of small traders in the trying times.

published on : 20th August 2020

Flood alert issued in Coimbatore, Erode districts

Coimbatore district administration on Friday issued a flood alert for people residing on the banks of River Bhavani within the district.

published on : 8th August 2020

Man from Hindu outfit held in Erode for bid to wrap Periyar statue with saffron shawl

Sources said that Prakash had alerted media persons in advance about his plan, following which his dramatic arrest on the spot was recorded live

published on : 20th July 2020

After 37 days, Erode reports fresh COVID-19 case as 50-year-old man tests positive

Earlier, the two COVID-19 clusters in Erode were of Thai natives, Delhi congregation attendees and their contacts.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Erode's journey to recording zero active cases in one month

Erode was the second district to report COVID-19 cases in the State. There was a spurt in the number of cases within a fortnight and the district was declared a hotspot with 70 coronavirus cases.

published on : 1st May 2020

Hotspot no more: Erode records zero active cases

The district also moved to the orange zone as no new cases have been reported for the past 12 days.

published on : 29th April 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: This Erode farmer distributes 8 tonnes of vegetables for free to the poor

Between April 10 and 14, farmer Mathesh has distributed around 8 tonnes vegetables to more than 800 poor families for free of cost.

published on : 16th April 2020

Containment efforts in full swing, says Tamil Nadu government

Contact tracing of positive persons accelarated; Health dept monitoring 43,538 people who arrived from abroad

published on : 30th March 2020

Meet this unstoppable social worker in Erode

The 40-year-old mother of two runs a tailoring shop in the city to make ends meet. But, she is best known for her social service that has won her appreciation from various fronts.

published on : 9th March 2020

This TN man has been clearing dead bodies from train tracks for 40 years

"I have never felt bad for not getting married or having a family. The railway station has been my home. The auto drivers, police officers and shopkeepers take good care of me," said Ganesan.

published on : 5th March 2020

Life, death and beyond: This 65-year-old has been clearing dead bodies from Erode's train tracks for 40 years

Most people take up jobs that would give them financial stability. Some choose a job because they were told to, while a few others take up something that they like in order to excel in it.

published on : 5th March 2020
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