Achuthan Kudallur was a colourist who lived and dreamt his colours without the intervention of forms.
The team of Ministers formed by Chief Minister M K Stalin inspected the flood relief areas in Ooty and Gudalur for the second day on Saturday.
District collector SP Amrith declared holiday for schools on Thursday in Gudalur, Pandalur, Kundah and Ooty.
Students are forced to walk nearly 5 km through the forest and tea plantation to reach nearby higher secondary school in Barwood.
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Those who were provided the security cover include Ramesh Bornare, Mangesh Kudalkar, Sanjay Shirsat, Latabai Sonawane, Prakas Surve and 10 others.
The kumki elephants were brought to tame the wild tusker after it allegedly killed a 46-year-old tea stall owner in an accidental encounter at Aarattuparai within the forest range last week.
According to sources, four elephants --- Shankar, Krishna, Vijay and Srinivasan --- were stationed at the temporary camp on Bharathi Nagar School premises in O-Valley forest range.
Sources said that, currently, only one doctor is working at the hospital and two other doctors are on deputation from Coonoor and Annur in the Coimbatore district.
Forest dept installing early warning systems; kumki elephants to guard residential areas
The deceased, identified as Maalu alias Mumtaj, was attacked while she was returning home with her husband from her relative's house at 9 pm on Friday.
Hundreds of villagers staged a protest demanding the forest department either chase the elephant away or capture it. They gave up the 5-hour protest after talks with foresters.
Anyone who has seen the acclaimed Stephen Lang-starrer Don’t Breathe—of a visually impaired man fighting home invaders—will immediately bring up the plot similarity.
Gudalur forest division officials are on the lookout for the absconding suspect.
The incident occurred in the home district of Law and Parliamentary Affairs minister J C Madhuswamy.
Gudalur municipality chairman A Arivarasu denied these allegations and said a group of farmers has been spreading wrong information about the solid waste management centre.
Sujit Chohan, son of former Mhow block president of the BJP Kisan Morcha Udal Singh Chohan, was killed when he intervened in a fight between two groups on Wednesday night.
Sources said the mishap took place near Bidu under Soro police limits when the ill-fated bus, which was on its way to Bhubaneswar from Udala, was hit by a coal-laden truck.
The Gudalur Forest Division has decided to engage scientists from Kerala and Tamil Nadu to study freshwater fish species in the streams and lakes of Gudalur.
Police have reportedly recovered a suicide note left behind by the teenager.
Sources said the incident took place in Kadayam when Sudalai went to Chatram Bharathi Higher Secondary School for an inspection on Tuesday.