According to private directories, the registration numbers of a few others were those of motorbikes.
This was disclosed by Minister for Tourism, Dr M Mathiventhan, while announcing the demand for grants for his department at the State Assembly on Saturday.
Trees situated in this 25 acres of land would be uprooted and replanted to another place, said Muthusamy. Additionally, 10 saplings per tree will also be planted by the Housing Department.
Police rescued a 14-year-old girl from Marina Beach, where she was found sitting alone on Sunday night.
Famed beaches like Chennai’s Marina and Nagapattinam’s Velankanni drew hundreds of visitors since early morning on Monday as the State reopened its beaches, after about four months.
The court made these observations while hearing a batch of pleas moved by vendors regarding the Chennai Corporation’s allotment of shops on the beach.
On Tuesday, the DMK filed a plea in the court after state government denied burial space for Karunanidhi near Anna Memorial at Marina beach.
At the hearing, the state government had opposed the allotment of space at Marina Beach for the burial of Karunanidhi's body.
The mortal remains of the DMK stalwart now lies near his political mentor C. N. Annadurai.
Opposition leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Sitaram Yechury and D Raja, besides actor Rajinikanth, backed the DMK's demand and urged the government to allot the leader a space on the famed sands.
Around 200 police personnel were deployed at various places across the Marina stretch keeping a close watch for protestors.
Many suburban areas continued to remain submerged, even as the water level in various areas was slowly receding.
Retired judge of Madras HC Justice D Hariparanthaman will head a fact-finding go into the police attacks on Jallikattu protesters at Marina beach.
Jallikattu: Ready to withdraw 2016 notification, Centre tells Supreme Court after Tamil Nadu passes Bill
The Central government informed the Supreme Court that it is willing to withdraw its 2016 notification that allowed Jallikattu to be conducted.
If for six days the protestors showed exemplary restraint, the final day violence that went on a vandalism & arson spree.