Revenue officials have initiated inspection of fireworks units and at least 10 units have been temporarily closed for various violations on Friday, sources said.
During police interrogation, Sethuraja's friend Karthik said they had gone for a stroll near the lake on Sunday night.
Since the last week of December, the printing presses have been receiving orders from political parties and this has lifted the spirits to some extent.
In the petition, BJP Virudhunagar West- Kisan Morcha said excluding these items would incur a heavy loss to the farmers.
According to sources, the scheme is to be implemented with 60% funding from the Union Government and 40% from the state government.
Sources said the buses from Tirunelveli, Kanniyakumari, Tenkasi, and Thoothukudi from Madurai that passes through Virudhunagar does not enter the city and go through the national highways.
A considerable amount of firecrackers will also be used during events like Karthigai Deepam in Tamil Nadu, Guru Nanak Jayanthi in the northern states, and the like," he added.
As of now, the menu designed has food items including Pongal, Semiya Kichadi, and wheat upma.
"There is no maximum cap for purchasing fortified rice. An AAY card holder, eligible for 20 kgs of rice a month, can opt for nutritional rice for this entire allocation (20 kgs),” said an official.
The kin are demanding a government job of one of the family members and punishing those responsible immediately, before they accept the body.
Traces of an iron smelting furnace belonging to Megalithic Age were discovered by Ramanathapuram Archaeological Research Foundation in Venkateswarapuram near Srivilliputhur.
The district has obtained high scores in the various parameters that were set for the award including MSME skill training programs.
After years of missed deadlines, the doubling-cum-electrification of railway lines between Madurai and Nagercoil is expected to be completed by July next year.
Aruppukottai Town police have arrested Daswin John Grace and further investigation is on.
The victim, from the Kuravar community, served in the Army for 17 years, and the Tamil Nadu Fire and Rescue Services for a year, before clearing the TNPSC Group IV exam in 2013.
They had questioned the accused persons, the victim, their family members, and friends, and submitted about 85 documents in the court.
The deceased was identified as S Vignesh, a resident of Sundharakudumpanpatti.
Skill development training will be provided to 50 handloom weavers through the National Institute of Design at Rs 50 lakh.
Two others were injured. Chief Minister MK Stalin announced Rs 2 lakh compensation each to the families.
The four were granted bail on the condition that they visit the Virudhunagar police station once a week and sign in the register.