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Chennai: Traffic diversions ahead of 76th Independence Day celebrations, check which routes to avoid

August 06, 2022 8:32 am

Chennai Independence Day celebrations: The Greater Chennai Police have announced traffic diversions in parts of Chennai city on August 6, 11, and 13 for rehearsals

Chennai traffic police introduces QR code system for motorists to pay fines for violations

August 06, 2022 8:08 am

According to the plan, 300 small handheld QR code cards will be distributed to all enforcement officers. Traffic violators can scan the code, which will take them to the Paytm app e-challan page.

Chennai children turn ‘Super Kid Cop’ to improve traffic discipline of motorists

August 03, 2022 4:41 pm

The children will carry the Super Kid Cop card, launched by Greater Chennai Police, when they go out, and will monitor and record the driving of their parents, autorickshaw and van drivers. At the end of the programme, the children will be awarded certificates for their service.

PM Modi’s visit: Chennai cops turn city into fortress, ban flying of drones

July 28, 2022 9:32 am

PM Narendra Modi will visit the Jawaharlal Nehru Indoor Stadium Thursday to inaugurate the 44th International Chess Olympiad and later on July 29, he will participate in Anna University’s convocation at the College of Engineering, Guindy campus.

Scamster posing as Chennai mayor attempts to dupe corporation officials

July 15, 2022 9:54 am

The imposter had Chennai mayor R Priya’s image as his or her display picture and sent messages on WhatsApp to a few zonal officers of the civic body.

Five cops suspended in Chennai after ‘custodial death’, case transferred to CB-CID

June 13, 2022 12:37 pm

History-sheeter S Rajasekar, 30, was picked up by the police in connection with a crime on Saturday. When he developed health complications, he was taken to a hospital and was soon brought back to the station, but the youth later developed more discomfort and succumbed, the police said.

Tamil magazine, activist, YouTuber face blackmail charge over article

May 25, 2022 1:12 pm

The complaint alleged that Kevin demanded Rs 50 lakh to prevent the publication of an article in the magazine in January, alleging links between Stalin’s son-in-law Sabareesan and the firm.

Chennai: Auto-rickshaw driver who knocked down traffic cop held

April 07, 2022 11:45 am

The driver, Sudharshan, is a resident of Lakshmi Nagar extension in Porur. The police have also seized his vehicle and will soon take him in custody.

Chennai police launch ‘Paravai’ programme to rehabilitate young first-time offenders

March 30, 2022 8:35 am

Through the initiative, first-time offenders aged between 18 and 24, especially those found to be addicted to drugs or alcohol, will be given counselling, legal aid and imparted skills training.

IIT-Madras scholar sexually assaulted: Chennai police arrest main accused from Kolkata

March 28, 2022 2:20 pm

The victim's complaint stated that she was sexually and mentally harassed between 2016 and 2020.