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Chennaiites adopt farmer to help in organic farming

Chennai: The K K Nagar 7th Sector Residents Welfare Association in Ashok Nagar in Chennai which was confined to routine activities in their locality, has now come one step forward to adopt a farmer. The association has decided to support a farmer financially and encourage him/her to take up organic farming. Speaking to ‘News Today’, association secretary K S Rajan said, “Today, farming community has been severely hit and many

Cops' new initiative to make senior citizens happy

Chennai: The K K Nagar police (R7) are showing great empathy with senior citizens living in their jurisdiction. First they came up with the novel initiative to make the home-alone elders feel safe with speed dial ‘2’; now, going a step ahead, they plan to infuse joy in the lives of lonely senior citizens. In February 2016, the K K Nagar police came up with a novel initiative where the

Illegal parking now impossible in Chennai area

Chennai: In what would be a relief for residents and commuters at K K Nagar, Chennai, the footpaths and streets will be cleared from encroachments and illegally parking of vehicles from 1 March. “We have been receiving lot of complaints from residents on unauthorised parking. Action is taken regularly. However, they still continue. So, in association with traffic department and other government authorities, we will be enforcing strict law from