ANNA ARCH

  • Chennai: Anna Arch renovation work to begin on Wednesday September 25, 2012

    Chennai: The renovation work on the Anna Arch at Arumbakkam would begin from September 26. A decision to this effect was taken at a meeting chaired by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at the Secretariat on Monday. During the discussions, the Chief Minister advised the officials about the renovation measures to...
  • Chennai: Anna Arch won't be disturbed, says Jaya September 6, 2012

    Chennai: Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday announced that the Anna Arch at Arumbakkam, one of the landmarks of Chennai city, would not be removed for constructing a flyover and the location of the flyover would be shifted slightly so that the Arch would not be disturbed. The Anna Arch,...
  • Chennai: Anna Arch splits traffic in all directions September 3, 2012

    Chennai: Work to demolish the Anna Arch to make way for a subway and two flyovers threw traffic out of gear at Aminjikarai, as vehicles had to make a long detour, either through Shenoy Nagar or through Koyambedu to reach Anna Nagar or Ayanavaram. With buses having to take smaller...
  • Chennai's landmark arch to be removed August 29, 2012

    Chennai: For denizens of the city, it is never easy to digest the bringing down of a monument that they are so used to seeing every day. The Anna Arch perhaps is one such edifice that has been a part of every day life for scores who move in and...