Updated: August 3, 2013 13:04 IST
Enlightment of a different kind
Roofless: The students of the Government HSS at Alavayal in Pudukottai district have to study under a tree because of lack of classrooms . Lack of land is cited as the major reason for the plight of these students. Photo: V. Ganesan.
Despite the opposition, ‘Jallikattu’ was held across Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal celebrations. While Avaniapuram jallikattu was on January 14 and Palamedu and Suriyar (Tiruchi district) was on January 15, the famous Alanganallur event was held on January 16.