Manapparai

Manapparai cattle trade: Strange practice in vogue forces retail traders to spend night at market

The iconic Manapparai cattle market in the State sees the arrival of over 5,000 cows on a weekly basis.

published on : 26th July 2022

Manapparai murukku, Panruti cashew among 24 products from TN to get GI tag

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.

published on : 12th May 2022

Manapparai govt hospital bags 'Cleanest hospital in Tamil Nadu' tag

The hospital sees 200 inpatients daily and more than 1000 outpatients. The administration hopes to use the prize money to improve the hospital infrastructure.  

published on : 29th April 2022

AIADMK breaches DMK bastion in Manapparai municipality

Indirect elections to the post of chairperson saw a twist in Manapparai municipality as AIADMK candidate emerged victorious by defeating the DMK candidate.

published on : 5th March 2022

Three-hour downpour batters Manapparai, flood alert issued

However, weather blogger K Srikanth said neither radar or satellite images detected rains of such intensity.

published on : 7th December 2021

Manapparai now struggles not with water scarcity, but abundance

Owing to the poor maintenance of the branch canals of the major lakes, their surplus flow have breached into residential areas in Manapparai town.

published on : 29th November 2021

Manapparai now struggles not with water scarcity, but abundance

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.

published on : 29th November 2021

TN shop shut after 'get a T-shirt for 50 paise' promotion draws uncontrollable crowds

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.

published on : 21st October 2021

Water-scarce Manapparai now reeling under stagnation woes

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.

published on : 13th October 2021