Conducting rare medical procedures

ConductingRajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) here continuos to hog limelight for taking up rare procedures and that too at free of cost.Doctors at the hospital recently performed a minimally invasive procedure on a 46-year-old woman with ‘valsalva rupture’, a burst in the coronary artery. The rare condition, which is congenital, causes breathlessness and severe fatigue.According to a press release, Chandrika was admitted to cardiology department at RGGGH for difficulty in breathing and palpitation.

She was diagnosed to have. Since the RSOV hole was in critical region of heart and is a high risk for major open heart surgery, she was advised to go to RGGGH, where the device closing procedure for such birth defects are successfully done.The cardiology team, headed by Dean Dr R Vimala, Dr M S Ravi, Dr N Swaminathan, Dr S Murugan and Dr G Manohar with the help of Chief Minister’s comprehensive insurance scheme performed the procedure successfully.


Feliciano Lopez meets young tennis fans at Aircel store

Chennai, January 6, 2015: In its efforts to bring ‘extra’ delight to the customers, Aircel, organized a ‘meet and greet’ with Feliciano Lopez, singles ranking of World no. 14 in tennis, at the Aircel exclusive store. The aim of the event was to give the tennis fans in the city a chance to share their love of tennis with the international player.  Feliciano met the young fans and exchanged experiences and tales of his passion for tennis. The fans also got a rare chance to get autographed Aircel Chennai Open merchandise singed by him that will remind them of this special day forever.

Feliciano LopezAircel also presented a SIM card to Feliciano, loaded with special data pack. The product offers 1.5GB of 2G and 3G data on PI 155 with a validity of 28 days.  At the occasion, Sankara Narayanan K, Head – SBU 1 (Chennai & ROTN), Aircel, said, “Aircel Chennai Open in India has gained immense popularity amongst the youth in Chennai and Aircel takes pride to be part of the 20th year of South Asia’s ATP world tour that happens in the city every year. This even not only brought a memorable day in the lives of the fans, but also left them inspired by the world of sports – a step crucial for India’s sporting landscape as the country is on a pursuit of nurturing sporting talent


Much awaited Flyover project

Much awaited flyoverFinally, after a long time the construction works on the Thirumangalam Flyover slope at Shanthi Colony signal junction has began. The work is steadily progressing. Temporary traffic changes have been made to facilitate the flyover slope construction work.Anna Nagar area residents want the concerned authorities to consider constructing the flyover on a high priority bases as many people are using this road. The flyover construction work at Thirumangalam junction on Jawaharlal Nehru Road needs to be speeded up. The flyover is getting constructed at the intersection of second Avenue Anna Nagar and Mogappair Road with an aim of easing traffic congestion. Thirumangalam flyover is a much awaited facility.Anna Nagar residents want the concerned officials to complete the flyover project as quick as possible.


Pallavaram needs good roads

pallavaramThe interior roads in and around Pallavaram are lying in a neglected condition. Whenever it rains, the stretch of RC Church becomes messy and nasty for road users to use. The roads are uneven and damaged in many places.Let the concerned authorities stake measures to give blacktopping to all inner roads in Pallavaram at the earliest for the benefit of the general public.


Art expo at Apparao Galleries

Apparao Galleries presents presents “Layers of Perception and Difficulties of Some Realities” an exhibition of paintings by Sanjeeva Rao till 6th February2015.The event takes place at Apparao Galleries, #7, Wallace Garden, Nungambakkam. Another exhibition of paintings by Manish Nai is on till 30th January 2015 at Bergamo, 5/3, Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai. Additional art works from his workshop @ BINDU Art-School will also be on view @ Apparao Infinity. For more details call 9941012386, 9841022477.


Mamta enjoys singing for movie songs

Ex- director of Bhartiya Gyanpeeth & eminent author Ravinder Kalia and his wife eminent author Mamta Kalia opened the Muhurat Shot of “JD.” The songs have been rendered by singer Mamta Sharma who was seen recording an item number for the film, and Singer Rani Hazarika who was seen singing a peppy club song from the film. Mamta Sharma said, “I totally enjoyed singing this track for the film JD. The tunes are very catchy and the lyrics are going to be on everybody tongue once the track is out”.Host of the evening was Director-Producer Shailendra Pandey who introduced the main cast and crew of the film that features Bollywood actor Govind Namdev, supermodel cum actress Jesse Randhawa, and introduces model Lalit Bisht as “JD”.

Lady JunctionShailendra Pandey said, “The film is based on the life and hardships faced by journalists. It is an outright entertainer and heavy on concept”. Jesse Randhawa was seen bonding with her co-star Lalit Bisht. She said, “It’s great to be working with Shailendra Pandey who is brilliant at direction. I was fascinated by concept of the film which attracted me towards working with him”. Famous  actor Govind Namdev plays a crucial part in the film as the negative lead. He said, “This is a very unique concept and it is very interesting to work in a film like this”.Choreographer Sandip Soparrkar attended the muhurat to support his friend Shailendra Pandey and wished him good luck for his debut Hindi venture. Others who were present at the Muhurat were Music director Ganesh Pande, Lyrics and screenplay writer Kumar Vijay, Writer Suraj Prakash and more.


Promoting Greenery and Environmental Awareness!!

??????????Meet Mr.G.Mullaivanam, the Founder of Tree Bank. He along with his volunteers have been doing a great job in promoting greenery be encourageing tree planting, creating awareness on environment issues. Tree Bank Enviro Team Celebrates Green New Year 2015 on 01.01.2015. Instead of distribute sweets we had distributed tree saplings to the public at T.Nagar, Adyar, Anna Nagar, R.A.Puram, Pattinambakkam, Mylapore, Kotturpuram, Saidapet, Mambalam, Kodambakkam, Vadapalani, Saligramam etc., To insist the awareness of tree plantation to public Tree Bank Volunteer Mr.Senthil Murugan cuts his hair like 2015 and keeps a sapling backward and walks backward for three kilometers in Marina Beach. Tree Bank Enviro Team conduct Tree Plantation Program at Mangala Nagar, Porur.

Mangala Nagar Welfare Association and Mangala Nagar Public join this program and plant tree saplings at 12 streets of Mangala Nagar on 04.01.2015. Tree Bank Enviro Team has been planned to conduct Air Pollution Awareness programs at villages and schools to avoid burning of waste items and plastic materials on Bogi festival, and to plant saplings on bogi and save environment. Tree Bank Founder Mr.G.Mullaivanam, Tree Bank Volunteers, IT Persons, School Principal, Teachers, Students, Village people and Mr.K.G.ANBU (Chairman – Koduveli Ooratchi) join this program and plant tree saplings. Tree Bank Enviro team had recently celebrated the birthday of its evergreen founder Mr.G.Mullaivanam by distributing 1 lakh plant saplings during the year 2014. Tamil film comedy actor Vivek joined the green celebration and launched the plant sapling distribution programme. Actor Cell Murugan, school and college students, teachers and environment friendly individuals joined and made the occasion successful. Tree Bank invited children from all over the city especially from Alandur, Meenambakkam, Mount , Butt Road , Pammal and Guindy. The children were explained the importance of caring and protecting trees. They also shown ways to reduce plastic wastage .

Tree Bank is also conducting a summer special camp and organizes free saplings distribution programmes. Mr.G.Mullaivanam (Tree Bank Enviro Team Founder) Celebrates 85th Birthday of Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam (Former President of India) on 15.10.2014 at Jaigopal Garodia Govt. Girls Higher Secondary School, Virugambakkam, Chennai. In the ceremony we conduct Tree Plantation programme, Padmasree Vivek (Tamil Film Actor) join this function as chief guest and plant tree sapling and named the tree as Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam 2014.Those who are interested in conducting tree plantation programmes in Chennai can contact G.Mullaivanam,Tree Bank Enviro Team on 9789892080 and 9382184310.


Property Expo drew huge crowds

Property 1The Namadhu Illam Property and Home Loan Expo-2015 which took place at Annai Rajammal Palace, Retteri Junction at Kolathur had a good response and was an eye opener for people to know the latest projects by top builders..The property expo which was inaugurated by reputed builders and eminent personalities. It was conducted for two days,3rd and 4th January 2015.Top and popular builders had participated in the expo. Attractive gifts were given for lucky participants.


Additional SETC bus bays needed at Perungalathur

Additional SETC buseAll State Express Transport Corporation buses bound for the southern districts from the Chennai Moffussil Bus Terminus (CMBT) are taking  the Chennai Bypass via Maduravoyal and join GST Road at Perungalathur. This has made Perungalathur congested and major transit point.During peak hours there is heavy congestion at the railway gate with both MTC and SETC buses halting at the same point. Additional bus lanes for local and long distance buses are required for easing congestion at Perungalathur.


City Bee

“Humour in Modern World

Anna Nagar Humour Club is holding its monthly meeting on Sunday, 11th January 2015 at 4.00 p.m. at Shri Krishnaswami Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Vaigai Colony (near Anna Nagar West Bus Depot), Anna Nagar West, Chennai- 600 040.  Humorist, Mr. “Magic” Sarvan Kumar, Vijay TV fame, will be the Chief Guest and speak on “HUMOUR IN THE MODERN WORLD”.All are welcome.

Pongal Celebration

A “Pongal Sports Meet for the people working at Crematorium in Chennai (Central Zone) on 12th January 2015, 09:30a.m to 01.00pm at Velankadu Crematorium, New Avadi Road.
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