Bathing ghats remain dilapidated; mosquitoes find breeding ground Though the temple town of Kumbakonam is blessed with the Cauvery, the glory of the river seems to be slowly dwindling with it being turned into a cesspool during summer and dumping yard for plastics and other wastes. Senior citizens feel that the river could be put into good recreational use by converting it into a boating paradise when it is in full flow.
Be alive to challenges: J.Radhakrishnan, Assistant Country Director and Head, Disaster Management, United Nations Development Programme, India, handing over the degree certificate to a student at the graduation day of SASTRA University in Kumbakonam on Sunday. KUMBAKONAM: Disaster management techniques is now broad based and schemes have been designed, taking into account prevention and mitigat
Seasonal and spatial variation in magnesium & chloride concentration in groundwater of Deltaic regions of Kumabakonam, TN
Agricultural production from the deltaic regions is the highest in countries like India. Study of groundwater quality, which is a function of physical and chemical parameters of the geological formations, is important as it will affect the agricultural production.
CHENNAI: GEMAC Energy Ltd. (GEL), a nascent venture of the closely-held GEMAC, is planning to set up a coal-based power project near Kumbakonam in Tamil Nadu. The project will have a total capacity of 1,320 MW and will be implemented in two phases of 660 MW each.