Velachery bears brunt of Perungudi landfill fire

Birds from the Pallikaranai marsh affected; corporation hopes to douse fire today; methane emission likely cause

published on : 28th April 2022

Prostitution ring busted in spa; two arrested

Velachery police arrested two people for allegedly running a prostitution ring at a spa.

published on : 17th March 2022

Lack of security at Velachery MRTS station parking lot troubles commuters

It has been more than two years since a contractor has been assigned for two and four-wheeler parking at the Velachery MRTS station.

published on : 1st March 2022

Two years on, traffic woes continue in Velachery

With road works still going on in the area, it is a complete mess during peak hours and most motorists are forced to drive on the wrong side.

published on : 13th October 2021

Aquatic complex at Velachery gets a reboot

The sprawling venue is one of the premier swimming arenas in the city, with state meets being held there, annually, for the past two decades and more.

published on : 6th October 2021

No regards for COVID rules? At Chennai school, 50-70 students crammed into some classrooms

In a worrisome sight at the Government Higher Secondary school in Velachery, more than 50 students were crammed into classrooms against the orders of the State government.

published on : 2nd September 2021

186 votes polled in Velachery booth re-poll

As many as 186 votes were polled of the total 548 in Velachery’s booth no 92 where re-polls were held on Saturday, said corporation officials. The voting took place from 7 am to 7 pm.

published on : 18th April 2021