Muthuraman sought directions to initiate legal action against the authorities of PWD and TNPCB for the human rights violation.
The judges found that the contractor was quarrying the sand with the help of a permit given by the Public Works Department (PWD) to remove the sand and use it for the dam construction.
Under the Nellai Neervalam initiative, steps are taken to conduct a survey on the mandapams and their condition. After the mapping, they will be restored.
River Thamirabarani was in the headlines recently: The carbon dating of rice found inside a burial urn in Thoothukudi’s Sivakalai returned a date of 1,155 BCE.
Than Porunai and Aan Porunai both find a place in Tholkappiam, an ancient treatise on Tamil grammar. Than Porunai is also mentioned in the Sangam work Purananuru.