It has been two years for the reason that desilting work of the 100-year previous Chitlapakkam lake in Chitlapakkam close to Chennai started. The mission was halted final yr owing to the COVID-19 outbreak, the next lockdowns and Cyclone Nivar. With restrictions having eased throughout the state since Monday, residents of Chitlapakkam and volunteers from Chitlapakkam Rising are actually hopeful that the 55-acre lakh will probably be restored to its glory earlier than the onset of the monsoon this yr.
A nurse unintentionally minimize off a portion of a 14-day-old child’s thumb whereas trying to take away a cannula from the lady’s hand utilizing a scissor at a Thanjavur hospital in Tamil Nadu on Monday. The infant, born prematurely on Might 25 had congenital anomalies and had been on intravenous (IV) help with out breastfeeding at Authorities Raja Mirasudar Hospital (GRMH). She was about to be discharged when the mishap occurred within the afternoon.
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