Police notice to farmhouses

Staff Reporter

CHENNAI: The Chennai City Police issued notices to over 60 private farmhouses along the East Coast Road regarding conduct of late night parties.

According to police, the notice said some of these parties featured late night cultural shows accompanied by liquor, leading to law and order problems. There were instances of women and female students taking part in such events. The move to regulate the parties could bring down road accidents due to drunken driving.

The notices urged the owners of private farmhouses to stay in touch with the local police officials and obtain prior permission before organising such parties and making sure there was no violation of law and order, the police added.