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Eviction drive along the Adyar runs into rough weather

The drive to remove encroachments along the Adyar river, which began a month ago, has lost momentum as the Water Resources Department (WRD) is waiting for enumeration to be completed on some stretches. The key objective of the eviction drive is ... The Hindu, 2 weeks ago

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Bunds strengthened after complaints

he Water Resources Department has started strengthening the bund of Adyar river at a few places in the citys southern suburbs, reportedly the first time in many years. The State government is reported to have sanctioned very little money for the work and at ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
The Hindu

100 more houses removed

For the second day, encroachments along Adyar river in Saidapet were removed on Wednesday. The Water Resources Department officials cleared over 100 encroachments in Aathuma Nagar. In Saidapet alone, 200 structures have been identified to have ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Times of India

TN shows the way with fastest, transparent compensation distribution

A little over a month after her makeshift house on the banks of the Adyar river in Chennai was washed away on De cember 2, 2015, Sahaya Mary was puzzled by an SMS from her bank informing her that Rs 5,000 had been credited to her account. The ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago 32 days, 700 crores, zero corruption…why these numbers matter  Times of India3 weeks ago Rs 700 Crores Have Reached Chennai Flood Victims Directly In Matter Of Days. No Middlemen No Corruption  Indiatimes3 weeks ago
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Some schools by Adyar river face risk of closure

Schools run by the Chennai Corporation and government-aided schools along the Adyar river face the risk of closure as hundreds of students have been resettled elsewhere. Most students are from Thideer Nagar, Athuma Nagar, Maduvankarai and Little Mount who ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Chennai gets respite from rain  Asian Age2 months ago Boys washed away in Adyar river  The Hindu2 months ago Youth washed away in floods  The Hindu2 months ago
The Hindu

Removal of huts along Adyar river begins

Damage to property along the city waterways, especially Adyar, was enormous, officials said.
 The Hindu1 month ago Kindness in the time of flooding  The Hindu1 month ago
The Hindu

Harness water in Adyar river, demand activists

Residents and activists want the State government to revive and implement a multi-purpose reservoir scheme, proposed as early as 2002. The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority took a decision to appoint a consultant for the Thiruneermalai multi-purpose ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

Families paying rent to slumlords in limbo

CHENNAI: Nearly 70 families from the Aathma Nagar slum along the Adyar river in Saidapet have been left out in the resettlement drive and now face an uncertain future. The Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) shifted 1,037 families from the slum ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Chennai Flood Exposes Urban Development in Era of Globalisation

The Adyar river, which intersects the city in a serpentine path before terminating at Adyar estuary in the Bay of Bengal, had a peak flow capacity of about 50,000 cubic feet per second (cusec) nearly 50 years ago. But due to encroachment and dumping ...
 Peoples Democracy.in1 month ago

Submerging lives along the river bank

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Adyar river in spate left hundreds of slum dwellers on the banks of the river homeless. Families left behind valuable belongings which were washed away in teh floods. Their livelihood has been lost. Huts ...
 The Hindu2 months ago As the Adyar overflows, hut dwellers displaced  The Hindu2 months ago Adyar in spate, three die  The Hindu2 months ago
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