Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

Saravana Bhavan


Dosa king who wouldn’t take no for an answer, even if it meant murder

August 21, 2021 7:33 am

Extracts from the book 'Murder on the Menu: The Sensational Story of the Tycoon who Founded Saravana Bhavan', tells the story of P Rajagopal, founder of the Saravana Bhavan chain of restaurants, who went to jail in 2019 for the 2001 murder of an employee whose wife he was intent on marrying.

Saravana Bhavan ordered to pay Rs. 1.1 lakh compensation for stale food, poor service

August 03, 2019 1:05 pm

S K Saamy, a Supreme Court lawyer, had sued the restaurant for deficiency in service after he had taken ill with food poisoning after consuming food at the restaurant's branch in Anna Salai, Chennai in 2014.

Dosa don

July 20, 2019 12:04 am

Saravana Bhavan founder, who died a murder convict, will be remembered for the food he served.

Handed life term for employee’s murder, Saravana Bhavan founder P Rajagopal dies

July 19, 2019 10:12 am

According to the prosecution, Rajagopal wanted to marry Jeevajothi, the wife of his employee, Prince Santhakumar, either on the “advice of an astrologer” or because he was “besotted” with the woman.