Round Table 31-Ladies Circle 16 Hold Limb Donation Event

Coimbatore City Round Table 31 and Ladies Circle 16, as part of Round Table India Week organised various community service activities across the city this week. National Limb Donation Day was organised at their Artificial Limb Centre, R.S. Puram. More than 500 plus limbs were donated by various Tables and Circles across India through this centre. Round Table 31 has been exclusively running this Artificial Limb Centre since 1987. Blood plasma donation registration drive was initiated across the city. This was more of an awareness initiative as plasma donations are…

Collector Asks Revenue Officials To Be People-Friendly

District Collector K Rajamani called upon the revenue department officials to ensure the public get the necessary certificates without any delay. He was chairing a review meeting at the collectorate complex when he said that the role of the revenue department is most vital for the common man as almost all the certificates right from community to income, birth, death and legal heir are given by the revenue department. He went on to say that farmers, students, entrepreneurs, those working in industrial units are solely dependent on the revenue department…

Explore, Enrich and Empower thru’ Alayam Welfare Trust

As to the popular adage—A friend in need is a friend indeed, the rural youth need a helping hand to guide them to their better future. No doubt, the youth represent the most dynamic and vibrant segment of the population. Did you know that India is one of the youngest nations in the World, with about 65 per cent of the population being under 35 years of age? Well, today’s youth need that trusted partner to help them progress and lead them to success. One such partner is Alayam Welfare…

Be Prepared To Tackle Monsoon Fury, Corporation Commissioner Tells Officials

Corporation Commissioner P Kumaravel Pandian directed the officials belonging to the five zones of East, West, South, North and Central in the city to be fully prepared with adequate motor pumpsets and other equipment, vehicles and staff to clear water logging in low lying areas during North East monsoon rains. Chairing a meeting regarding preparedness during North East monsoon rains, he said that all department staff must work on a war footing to clear any uprooted trees or lamp posts due to heavy downpour by using cutting machines. The health…

Kovai Film-Maker Arun Karthik On A Roll Winning US Award For ‘Nasir’

By SHEFA RAFI On a roll is twenty eight year old Arun Karthik, whose movie ‘Nasir’ won Best screenplay award at the Indian Film Festival held at Cincinnati in the US. Interestingly, he brought glory to the city by grabbing the global honour. This, infact, had given him a pep to go the extra mile in his chosen line of interest. As a resident of Thadagam near here, the enterprising youngster made his passion for film-making a profession more so capturing the different facets of people’s day-to-day life and their…