Power cutCHENNAI: Power supply will be suspended in parts of R.A. Puram and Avadi from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for maintenance on Friday.

Power theft detectedThe Chennai/Central Enforcement Squad detected a case of tampering with accurate metering of electricity supply in a low tension domestic service at Padi of Chennai Electricity Distribution Circle/West. The provisional assessment of the loss to the Electricity Board amounts to Rs. 1.11 lakh, which will be collected in instalments. The consumer has come forward to remit Rs. 48,000 to compound the case.

Information of energy theft may be given to Executive Engineer/Enforcement/Chennai

through 94440-85459.

Eye screeningAbout 230 persons were screened at a camp held by Hindu Mission Hospital on Wednesday at K.K. Nagar West. Forty-one people were referred for free intraocular lens surgery.

ConsecrationShree Bhuvaneswari Bhaktha Mandali will hold the third consecration of Shree Bhuvaneswari Temple in Andal Nagar, Adambakkam, on Thursday at 7.30 a.m.

Voluntary citizens' networkPeople's Union for Civil Liberties, the Catalyst Trust, Citizens, Consumer Civic Action Group have formed a voluntary citizens' network and will act as election watch group. Organisations or individuals who wish to join may attend the meeting to be held on Friday at 6 p.m. at Gokhale Shastri Hall in Mylapore. For details contact Saravanan of Catalyst Trust over phone: 24521597/24521682 or e-mail: catalysttrust@eth.net.