Conservancy staff must collect councillor signature after work in Rameswaram

Strict orders have been issued regarding order compliance.

published on : 13th March 2023

Pamban bridge construction to finish by June

Official sources said after a series of meetings held with the stakeholders of the project,  the redevelopment works are being carried out in a paced manner.

published on : 12th March 2023

Five more Lankan Tamils reach Rameswaram

All of them were lodged at Mandapam refugee camp in the evening.

published on : 24th January 2023

Rameswaram fishermen owners booked for using banned trawl nets

On Sunday, 48 mechanised boat owners were booked for allegedly using pair trawling nets. Further, 49 boat owners were booked for engaging in fishing without securing tokens from the authorities.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Rameswaram railway station to sport airport-like infra: Southern Railway

The Southern Railway has commenced the renovation of Rameswaram railway station, as part of the flagship station redevelopment programme.

published on : 12th January 2023

Stalin inaugurates full-day annadanam in three temples

Through the scheme that will benefit nearly 8,000 devotees, food will be given in the three temples between 8 am and 10 pm. 

published on : 1st January 2023

CITU cadres blow conch in protest at agni theertham sea in Rameswaram

Apart from sewage, drainage from resorts and commercial establishments are also being released into the sea, creating a haphazard situation at the agni theertham.

published on : 18th December 2022

Rameswaram railway station redevelopment to commence in 2 months

Following a thorough examination of the sketches, Singh recommended improvements and urged officials to make concerted efforts to complete the redevelopment works on time.

published on : 10th December 2022

New Pamban bridge work to be completed by March 2023

It was the sole link connecting the two locations until a parallel road bridge was built in 1988.

published on : 4th December 2022

Rameswaram: Protest urges govt to take over aided school

They said the school lacks adequate number of teachers and other basic facilities.

published on : 30th November 2022

Lankan navy attacks Indian fisherman, arrests 14 others

The injured fisherman was identified as Johnson of Rameswaram and he was injured in his eye when the Lankan naval personnel attacked him late on Wednesday, he said.

published on : 17th November 2022

Proposal to expand Rameswaram harbour wrecks hopes for a new facility?

The proposal for expanding the existing harbour was announced by Deputy Director of Fisheries Department Kathavarayan.

published on : 10th November 2022

TN fishermen protest against arrests by Lankan navy, seek help from govt

As many as 500 boats remained anchored in the region as part of the one-day strike called by the boat owners’ association.

published on : 8th November 2022

Minors among 15 fishers arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

Sources said 2,500 fishermen on nearly 534 boats went into the sea from Rameswaram on Saturday.

published on : 7th November 2022

Fishermen rescued from capsized boat near Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu

Deputy director of Fisheries Department Kathavarayan said nearly 400 boats ventured into the sea from Rameswaram on Monday.

published on : 2nd November 2022

Notice on plea against pollution of ocean in Rameswaram

The litigant, P Markandan of Ramanathapuram, submitted in his petition that it is considered holy to take a dip in the ocean after performing puja in the Ramanathaswamy temple at Rameswaram.

published on : 27th October 2022

20 injured after two govt buses collide on Pamban Bridge

As many as 20 passengers suffered injuries after two government buses collided head on on Pamban bridge at 6 am on Thursday.

published on : 21st October 2022

Marine mammal stranding response workshop held in Rameswaram

The Wildlife Institute of India has organised the first ever 'marine mammal stranding response workshop' in the State in Rameswaram, and the three-day event was inaugurated on Monday.

published on : 18th October 2022

Collision on Pamban Bridge: Guard Wall saves bus from falling into sea

The passengers of two buses had a close shave after the vehicles collided head-on, on Pamban bridge near Rameswaram, on Wednesday.

published on : 13th October 2022

Fishermen in Rameswaram protest against regular attacks on men, boats by Sri Lankan Navy

Fisherfolk of Rameswaram are scared to venture out into the sea following regular attacks and this was leading to poverty on the shores.

published on : 10th October 2022
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