The State government has issued orders earmarking five places for immersing idols in connection with Vinayaka Chaturthi celebrations in Chennai city and suburban limits.

According to a release, idol immersion would be permitted at Seenivasapuram in Pattinapakam; Kasimedu fishing harbour area; Tiruvottiyur (behind Popular Weighing Bridge); Palkalai Nagar in Neelankarai; and Ramakrishna Nagar beach in Ennore.

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