Round Table 31, City Ladies Circle 16 With KVB Inaugurated Classroom Blocks

As part of Round Table India’s vision of “Freedom Through Education”, Coimbatore City Round Table 31, Coimbatore City Ladies Circle 16 along with Karur Vysya Bank inaugurated two classroom block at Panchayat Union Middle School (PUMS) in Ellapalayam village, Annur Block, Coimbatore on January 27th 2021. The construction that began in August was completed by January along with continuous CSR fund support from Karur Vysya Bank. The plots were inaugurated by R Venkateshan, Deputy General Manager, Karur Vysya Bank, Coimbatore division, Tr. Pradeep Rajappa, Area 7 Chairman and Cr. Shalaka…

KG Hospital Inaugurates Upgraded ‘Accident And Emergency Services’

KG Hospital inaugurated its upgraded Accident and Emergency Services. Nallaram Trust chairman S.P. Anbarasan lighted the traditional lamp alongwith Dr. G. Bakthavathsalam, Chairman, KG Hospital and Dr. Ashok Bakthavathsalam, Managing Trustee, KG Hospital to mark the inauguration. The Accident and Emergency Services wing is directly accessible from the hospital’s entrance. It is a Zero-Delay Emergency Room. It features a 7 bedded emergency unit and 21 bedded ICU on the first floor. 7 dedicated doctors will be present at ICU. Dr. G. Bakthavathsalam said KG Hospital was the first to start…

Women Bike Rally On Girl Child Education In Coimbatore

Over hundred women members took part at the bike rally with all safety measures on women empowerment during R-Day fete in the city. And the event was organised by Chandrans Yuva Foundation which started from Podanur – Chettipalayam, Coimbatore and ended in Pollachi. According to Chandrans Yuva foundation, Narayanan Mani, Managing Director, Messer Cutting system India Pvt. Limited and Ritisha Niveda, We Femmes Ambassador, Mrs. South Asia, and United Nations Ambassador alongwith Chandrans Yuva foundation members inaugurated the bike rally here. The bike rallyists armed with plug cards, tricolour flags…

Collector Launches Eco-Friendly Electric Motorcycle In Kovai

Srivaru Motors (P) Ltd, a successful startup in India, has signed an MoU with the Tamil Nadu government for enhancing its existing manufacturing operations in Coimbatore. The company is the brainchild of a Coimbatore based engineer Mohanraj Ramasamy who has worked in several top corporates in India and USA, including Tesla for several decades prior to launching his own Electric Motorcycle startup in India. The company has crafted a majestic looking EV branded as ‘PRANA’. District Collector K Rajamani launched the new the product which is Bharat Standard Infinite (BS…

Choices Decide Destiny And Destinations

Life incidents are choices we make in our life. Whom and what we are today are based on the choices we made in the past. The future depends on the choices we make in the present. Making a choice is an art. It doesn’t come with rules and regulations or any defined patterns. Most of the time, we give the liberty of making choices to others and reprimand a lot. At times, we regret on the choices we make in our life. Our choices decide our destiny and destinations. They…

VG Hospital Offers Triple Assessment Protocol For Analysis of Breast Diseases

Globally breast carcinoma is the leading cause of cancer related death in women worldwide. With the approach of world cancer day on February 4th, I think there cannot be a more significant time to express the importance for early detection and follow up in breast cancer. The Cancer Statistics Report, National Cancer Registry Programme, India for the year 2020, showed that majority of patients with cancer were diagnosed to have locally advanced/locoregional (57.0%) cancer of breast. Over 50% breast cancer patients in India were found to present with stages 3…

At 105, Thekkampatti Pappammal Gets National Recognition For Organic Farming

SHEFA RAFI Some bring honour to the award while some get honoured by the award. And 105 year old Thekkampatti Pappammal alias Rangammal belongs to the first category since she brought honour to the country’s fourth highest civilian award usually conferred on personalities in recognition of their distinguished contribution in their chosen line of interest and vocation. For Pappammal, age is never an impediment as she toils on her 2.5 acre field raising millets, pulses and vegetables through organic farming besides running a tea shop and a small provision store…

R-Day Special @ Tinkle Sevaa

Psychologist Chellam Narendiran of Srijan Counseling Services did a counselling session on ‘Power of Mind and Health’ more specifically to rural girl students that too during COVID lockdown at Tinkle Sevaa Pennywise Learning Center, Pannimadai on the outskirts of Coimbatore city.

Eco Activists To Conduct Sensitization Events On Wildlife Protection

A meeting was convened by regional wildlife and environment NGOs to discuss about the recent death of the elephant near Masinagudi in Nilgiris district besides an elephant electrocuted in Boluvampatti range in Coimbatore. Over 30 representatives representing various NGOs from Coimbatore, Nilgiris, Pollachi, Gobichettipalayam and adjoining areas participated at the meet held at Nature Conservation Society office, Podanur wherein they expressed their ire on the tragic death of the elephants. They also gave their views and suggestions to mitigate the wildlife conflict. Apart from NGO representatives, individuals passionate about elephants…

Udavum Karangal Outreach Program To Rehabilitate Mentally-Challenged

Udavum Karangal as part of their community outreach programme distributed goats besides sewing machines to mentally ill persons to rehabilitate them under the ‘Parivartan’ scheme. The NGO serves people of different genre like abandoned children, mentally ill / retarded patients, terminally ill patients, HIV+ patients, destitute men & women, etc. and nurtured them with care and compassion providing free food, clothes and shelter. Former ADSP N K Velu (Anti-corruption movement), dentist Dr Manoharan, Dr A Alagarsamy, HoD, social work, Sri Krishna College of arts and science, R Sundar, district child…