A meter gauge train that ran on the Sengottai - Punalur route nearly for 110 years was given a grand farewell by passengers, who have travelled by this train that passes through one of the most picturesque places in south Tamil Nadu.
A local inventor in Madurai, M Abdul Razak has invented nail proof tube tyres for two and four wheelers. Razak who has studied till Class VII, was inspired to make these after his motorcycle tyres would get punctured often from nails lying on road.
The birth centenary of DMK founder Conjeevaram Natarajan Annadurai, or Anna as he is fondly called, was celebrated with much fanfare in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. The former CM was well known for the reforms he brought to the state.