Land belonging to the Arulmighu Thirukanchi Nambigal Temple and Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple Poonamallee temple was taken over for the Chennai Metro project. The Madras High Court dismissed the PIL since the temples had not objected to it and the lack of locus of the petitioner.
In the Madras High Court, the petitioner had sought the Tamil Nadu government to consider his representation given on swindling in the name of the TN govt's free housing scheme. People had been allotted money but they had not built houses. The Court dismissed the PIl since it was vague.
Supreme Court bench issued notice returnable in two weeks on the special leave petition filed by former Tamil Nadu chief Minister Edapaddi K. Palaniswami (EPS) and stayed the HC division bench order passed on a petition by former Tamil Nadu CM O. Panneerselvam (OPS) till further orders
The Government of Puducherry submitted that some payments have been made to the private medical colleges. It was further submitted that for subsequent bills raised by the medical college, the veracity of the bills need to be looked into.
The bench issued notice to the Ld. Advocate General for the State and sought response of the state government on the measures taken for establishment of paddy procurement Centres for storing paddy bags.
Nearly 44,000 stations would have such monitoring, covering at least 50% booths across the state. The Commission said the identification of critical and vulnerable polling booths has been done after consulting 12 major political parties.