The iconic Manapparai cattle market in the State sees the arrival of over 5,000 cows on a weekly basis.
GI tags are given for products that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities and features that are unique to their place of origin.
The hospital sees 200 inpatients daily and more than 1000 outpatients. The administration hopes to use the prize money to improve the hospital infrastructure.
Indirect elections to the post of chairperson saw a twist in Manapparai municipality as AIADMK candidate emerged victorious by defeating the DMK candidate.
However, weather blogger K Srikanth said neither radar or satellite images detected rains of such intensity.
Owing to the poor maintenance of the branch canals of the major lakes, their surplus flow have breached into residential areas in Manapparai town.
Owing to heavy rains over the past couple of weeks and improper maintenance of branch canals of major lakes, surplus flows have made their way into residential areas in Manapparai town.
The promotion was advertised from 9 am to 1 pm. However, it was stopped before 11 am itself as police arrived at the spot and asked the proprietor to shut the shop.
Ahead of the monsoon, the district has been receiving substantial amount of rain for the past couple of weeks owing to a weather system in the Bay of Bengal.