Around the City

Power shutdown in some areas

Parts of the city falling under the 33/11 KV Port sub-station and the 11 KV Town-2 feeder will go without power from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Friday for rectification of defects and trimming of branches of trees. The following areas will be affected: Punja Junction, Padmanagar, Reading Room, Kurupam Market, Kanakamahalakshmi temple, Town Hall Road, Kanchara Veedhi, Kotha Agraharam, Victoria Hospital Area, Burujupeta, Old Police Quarters, Chengalraopeta, Kotha Road and the Beach Road. - Staff Reporter

Sizzler fete

Green Park's Winter Special food fiesta, "Sizzlers'', is currently on at Starlights, its roof top facility.

It promises a perfect setting for an evening of indulgence in hot, juicy and exotic sizzlers, according to a hotel release.

- Staff Reporter

Eye check-up camp conducted

The Lions Club of Madhavadhara has organised a free eye camp and surgery sqscamp at Muralinagar Sports Association, according to president N.P. Thangavelu.

Of the 255 patients examined, 134 had minor ailments and were given medicines, 93 were sent to the Regional Eye Hospital (REH) for further check-up for glasses and 28 for surgery.

K. Ramesh Babu and his team from the REH examined patients. - Staff Reporter