No space for GSI branch office in fossil-rich Perambalur

Archaeologists speculate the districts of Perambalur and Ariyalur to have been under water about 135 million years ago.

published on : 22nd September 2023

Motorists have a tough time as share autos take over Perambalur roads in TN

As the district continues to expand, the number of motor vehicles have also multiplied, among them over 400 share autos, leading to traffic snarls on main roads.

published on : 14th September 2023

Beset by pollution woes from quarries, locals seek TNPCB branch office in Perambalur

Alleging several mines are functioning in violation of rules residents of villages like K Eraiyur, Kalpadi and Chettikulam complain of dust pollution from the movement of hundreds of heavy vehicles.

published on : 7th September 2023

TN's first Obstacles Training Centre imparts rigorous training to firefighters in Perambalur and beyond

Established with CSR funds from a private tyre factory, it was inaugurated on August 22 by Abhash Kumar, the director of the fire and rescue services.  

published on : 5th September 2023

Decades-long wait for proper roads, ration shop at Perambalur village prolongs

As a result, commuting on the village roads, on foot or on wheels, is a challenge, especially for the farmers who seek to transport their produce. 

published on : 30th August 2023

Railway overbridge in TN opened three years ago, but no sign of service road yet, rue commuters

The overbridge, constructed at a cost of Rs 45 crore, was thrown open for public in June 2020.

published on : 22nd August 2023

Perambalur collector conducts surprise check, ‘reclaims’ waterbody

It was only three months ago that the collector, while en route to another inspection, spotted the encroachment on the same stretch and ordered the authorities concerned to remove it. 

published on : 21st August 2023

Faulty signals make life hard for motorists in TN's Perambalur

Despite several complaints being made to the Perambalur police, no action has yet been taken.

published on : 20th August 2023

Ayikudi villagers petition Perambalur collector against digging of well

Comprising over a thousand families within the Elumur panchayat, Ayikudi village relies on water supplied by the panchayat through an overhead reservoir.

published on : 17th August 2023

Buddhist, Jain idols in Perambalur left to the elements, history enthusiasts demand action

Mahatma Selvapandiyan, a research scholar from Perambalur, told TNIE, "The sites of these statues may have been trading towns.

published on : 27th July 2023

Reopen public library shut for a year, Perambalur villagers urge authorities

With the building currently locked, the books are covered in dust and are wasted. Books were also recently purchased for the library but we do not understand what the use is."

published on : 24th July 2023

Panchayat building on school campus in Perambalur village draws flak from alumni, teachers

Two months ago, the panchayat administration, whose existing building has suffered damage, decided to construct a new office building within the school premises.

published on : 19th July 2023

Stones falling off heavy vehicles on NH 226 pose threat to motorists in TN

They say jelly powder and stones fall off the transport vehicles, posing threat to the commuters. The Perambalur-Manamadurai National Highway 226 was widened in 2016.

published on : 18th July 2023

Pregnant women 'forced' by health centres to take photocopies as MCP cards run out of stock in TN

Pregnant women approaching the 29 PHCs and 95 sub-health centres, a majority of which assist them with check-ups and even perform their deliveries, are issued the MCP card.

published on : 12th July 2023

Endless wait for visitors as Perambalur RTO yet to get inspector

On Thursday alone, over 20 applicants who visited the office for obtaining a driving licence were seen waiting from 8 am to 1 pm before the inspector on deputation arrived, visitors said.

published on : 8th July 2023

Sanitary complex in Perambalur village not in use for eight years

Even though several petitions were filed in this regard, the latest plaint submitted on June 19, action is yet to be taken to put the complex to use.

published on : 30th June 2023

Three booked under SC/ST Act in TN for 'casteist slurs' against town panchayat president

The trio met her seeking approval from the town panchayat for a plot. She is said to have refused as they had not complied with the rules. The men then allegedly abused her with casteist slurs.

published on : 28th June 2023

Man damages idol, chariots of Perambalur temple in TN, held

The HR&CE department-administered temple, which was closed after poojas on Monday night, was found broken into by a worker the next day.

published on : 28th June 2023

Nine years on, ‘overlooked’ houses in TN's Perambalur municipality await sewage connection

As a result, blockages are frequent in the areas, with sewage water spilling onto the streets, causing inconvenience to locals.

published on : 23rd June 2023

Perambalur collector, TNROA chip in for collectorate staff's heart surgery

"My brother has been taking care of the family since our father’s demise. We could not afford his medical treatment and it was not fully covered under government insurance.

published on : 21st June 2023
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