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Government expects green nod to speed up eco-restoration of Cooum
New Indian Express

Government expects green nod to speed up eco-restoration of Cooum

CHENNAI: The State government is hoping to speed up from August the execution of the ambitious Cooum River Eco-restoration Plan. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) is likely to issue Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) ... New Indian Express, 4 days ago

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30 women hurt as temporary bridge collapses

CHENNAI: A temporary bridge, over the river Cooum, that had been barricaded and was clearly off-limits for the general public collapsed on the Island grounds on Sunday morning when a few women disregarding the barricade and used the bridge. At least ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago Women fall into river as bridge collapses  The Hindu1 month ago Chennai: Participants fall in river as bridge collapses near Pinkathonvenue  Yahoo! India1 month ago A ‘floating’ dam to clean Chennai’s sorrow  Business Line2 months ago

Cooum makeover awaits centre nod

CHENNAI: The Cooum River could soon shed its dirty identity and become a haven with parks and walkways to walk and unwind...that is, if the Centre steps in. Eco-restoration work on the 9-km stretch from the mouth of the Cooum River near Napier ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Participants injured after bridge collapses during marathon

The all-women marathon in Tamil Nadu turned into a nightmare after several young participants fell into the Cooum river as the wooden bridge on which they assembled collapsed on Sunday morning. More than a hundred women, including 32 lady cadets of the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Bridge collapses during marathon month ago
The Hindu

Congestion is a way of life here

Ward 62 covering Chintadripet is an old urban settlement formed around a bend in the Cooum River, which continues to have an impact on the civic conditions. The Cooum River forms the boundary on three sides of the ward. The unique geographical ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
The Hindu

Illegal disposal of solid waste in Cooum on the increase

Special Correspondent sad state:A layer of garbage covers the Cooum river running along the Commander-In-Chief Road in Egmore in Chennai. —Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam Disposal of solid waste in the Cooum river continues unabated. Even as a number of solid ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
The Hindu

Sewage still being released into Cooum

While work is under way to improve a part of the river, sewage gushes into the waterbody on some stretches The attempt to clean a stretch of the Cooum river is proving to be quite a handful as the discharge of sewage and industrial effluents into the waterway ...
 The Hindu2 months ago

Protect Tamirabharani: social activists

Petitioners allege that biomedical waste, industrial effluents and municipal waste are being dumped into the river A group of social activists has urged the district administration to take steps to protect the Tamirabharani which provides ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Biker falls into Cooum, survives

CHENNAI: A software engineer on his motorbike fell into the Cooum after banging against the parapet wall while trying to avoid hitting a woman pedestrian near Aminjikarai on Poonamallee High Road on Sunday. Police said Inphanto, 20, a resident of ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Speeding biker rams wall, lands in Cooum  New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Cooum restoration jumpstarts again

Officials inspect stretch from Maduravoyal to Napier Bridge; flowering trees to be planted soon The city's residents have yet again gotten their hopes up about the Cooum project, with the work being taken up in earnest, yet another time.
 The Hindu1 month ago
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