Posts Tagged “Karamadai”

Rainwater enters houses near Karamadai

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Rainwater enters houses near Karamadai

The rain that lashed the northern parts of the district on Friday resulted in the partial collapse of the wall of a house and flood water entering four houses at SC Colony in Marudhur Panchayat, near Karamadai. According to sources, the wall of R. Eswaran’s house partially collapsed and water entered the houses of N….

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Forest Department to get one more drone

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Forest Department to get one more drone

The Forest Department will soon get one more drone to be used for surveillance operations in Coimbatore Forest Division. In August, the Department had conducted test flight of two advanced drones allotted to the Division. A senior official of the Department said that the third drone to be allotted to the forest division would have…

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Schoolteachers seek re-division of educational dist

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Schoolteachers seek re-division of educational dist

Coimbatore: Schoolteachers from the district have raised concerns over the splitting of Coimbatore educational district into four. While Coimbatore was divided into four educational districts and a district educational officer (DEO) has been appointed for each district, teachers say the school educational department had not consulted them before taking the decision. Government schoolteachers from the…

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Ranganathar Temple – Karamadai

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Ranganathar Temple – Karamadai

At Karamadai, a place near Mettupalayam there lived people by the name ” Thottiyars “. Karamadai got its name from the abundance of Karai trees and Karai Cows in this area at one point in time. The Thottiars were traditionally herdsmen. One of the Thottiya had some (Karai Pasu) cows in his cattle. At the…

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