chennai oil spill news

People rising

What is with the Tamils? They seem to be seizing every opportunity to launch protests. It is a strange reaction given that we do not care to intercede when we see two people wrestling on the road over some petty issue or if a big fight breaks out in our neighbourhood. But, recently, people have been taking up cudgels on behalf of people they do not know from Adam or

Oil spill: Fishermen to get Rs 15 crore

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced an interim relief of Rs 15 crore to the fishermen in the three districts of Chennai, Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur whose livelihood is affected due to the Ennore oil spill. The announcement was made after he chaired a high level meeting at the secretariat on Thursday. A press release here today stated that 30,000 families affected in the three districts will get Rs