Anil Jha, member of the governing body denied the claims and rebutted that the protesters were indolent.
In the erstwhile Guntur district, however, a silent library movement has been on for the past few months.
The Delhi Youth Welfare Association works for the upliftment of underprivileged children in Old Delhi through many initiatives, including its Hazrat Shah Walliulah Public Library
Two years of being stuck indoors due to the pandemic-induced lockdown, and our channels of communication with the rest of the world were texting, phone calls, or video calls.
Ochanthuruth, one among the many tourist locations in Vypeen, has another tale to tell. It is home to one of the oldest libraries on the island.
A library - fashioned out of an old discarded bus - was inaugurated on the premises of Kala Bhoomi crafts museum here on Monday by MP Amar Pattnaik.
Padmanabhan pointed out that the right to disagree is the basis of any democratic system.
On June 3 last year, the Chief Minister announced a library would come up in Madurai, and he laid the foundation stone for the project on January 11.
The Municipal Corporation (South) has set up 125 libraries and 73 reading corners in its schools to inculcate a habit of reading among students, the civic body said on Sunday.
The initiative seeks to provide an attractive alternative to youth who find traditional libraries boring, cliched and outdated, says IAS officer Sunny K Singh
Sukesh Ramakrishna Pillai has set up a library that offers an opportunity to read books for free, and without membership fee, reports Aathira Haridas
Rs 85 lakh allocated to upgrade facilities in 17 institutes, and Rs 93 lakh to set up new infra
The new executive of the library, led by president S Vijaya Kumar, has developed it with funds from philanthropists and various other organisations.
Now, the room can accommodate 20 people at a time, and has a host of periodicals and newspapers, apart from the books. Most of the books are donated by volunteers.
Poovarasan, the librarian, has a sole aim: he wants to reach the children as quickly as possible and the urgency to reach the school before the last bell is writ large on his face.