Forest officials inspect Palladam village for wild animal presence in Tamil Nadu

Speaking to TNIE, a forest department official said, “Going by the CCTV footage, the animal resembles a leopard, but we can’t confirm it as the video quality is bad.

published on : 4th November 2022

Tiruppur: Farmer diverts PAP canal water into quarry

A farmer in in Poomalur village in Palladam has allegedly built a channel from the PAP canal and diverted water to an anandoned stone quarry.

published on : 22nd September 2022

Three years on, Palladam villagers await power connection

Over 300 villagers from Avivozhi Nagar in Arumuthampalayam Panchayat in Palladam, are waiting for a power connection for more than three years.

published on : 30th August 2022

Palladam councillor assaults three SC workers for sitting in chair

In the audio clip, the councillor, identified as Dinesh Kumar of Ward 3, is heard using casteist slur against the workers.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Crop in 50 acres go waste at Tiruppur, farmers blame herbicide

An official from Agriculture Department said they have received the complaint from the farmers and would take soil samples from the farmlands for testing.

published on : 1st August 2022

Shallot farmers in Tamil Nadu's Palladam suffer as price stagnates at Rs 15 per kilogram

Procurement price fell to Rs 13-15 per kilogram months ago, and more than two dozen farmers in Palladam, built Pattarai systems.

published on : 14th July 2022

Caste names not removed from street boards in Tamil Nadu's Palladam

Tamil Nadu has done away with the use of caste identity in names. But name boards in several roads in Palladam still carry the caste name.

published on : 28th June 2022

In Tamil Nadu's Palladam, caste names are not removed from street boards

Social activists claim that despite complaints to the Palladam municipality and the district administration, the boards have not been removed.

published on : 28th June 2022

Rising road accidents are a cause for concern in Tamil Nadu's Palladam

According to RTO reports, of the 12,611 licences cancelled in the district, Palladam accounted for one-fifth of the cases, with 2,528 licence cancellations.

published on : 25th May 2022

Soaring feed price cuting down broiler production

According to sources, the broiler industry of Western Tamil Nadu is worth over `4,000 crores with more than 5,000 broiler farms in Palladam.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Poultry waste flows through PAP canal, hazardous to public health

A number of villages are affected by the floating chicken and poultry waste in the PAP canal.

published on : 7th April 2022