Meeting to discuss civic issues

The Senior Citizens Group of Besant Nagar (SCGOBN) will be holding a meeting to discuss civic and security issues plaguing Besant Nagar for several years now, on May 20 at 5 p.m.

All are welcome. For registration contact Prof V.Chandrasekhar at 98842 24480 or email to At Orange Opticals, 3rd Main Road, Besant Nagar.

K.V. Sarma Library relocated

Late Prof. K.V. Sarma (1919 -2005), a Sanskrit scholar who had settled in Gandhi Nagar, Adyar after his retirement has contributed his entire lifetime to research on ancient Sanskrit and Malayalam manuscripts, mostly related to astronomy, mathematics and science.

All his works and his collection of over10,000 books, were treasured under the banner ‘Prof. K.V.Sarma Research Foundation’ in Gandhi Nagar. Now, it has been relocated to the address – 42, 2nd Floor, Venkatratnam Nagar.
This free, reference library, run by the Foundation and is open to all. Email:

Back to School offers

Odyssey is offering 5 to 15% discounts on school bags, water bottles, lunch boxes and stationeries, up to June 17. Products from leading brands in the market like Camlin, Nataraj, Classmate, Wildcraft, Genius and the likes are available at the outlet. Children have a wide range to choose their bags and other school accessories with their favourite cartoon character or Super Hero.

At First Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar and Shivani Apartments, ECR (near RTO signal).