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Know your neighbourhood: OMR

Old Mahabalipuram Road or Rajiv Gandhi Salai, a toll road commonly referred as OMR connects Chennai to Mahabalipuram. This suburb of Chennai was once a deserted land parcel. Due to the availability of land and its close proximity to the residential localities of Velachery, Adyar and Thiruvanmiyur, the government of ...

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Know your neighbourhood: Sholinganallur

Sholinganallur is a suburb of Chennai which lies in the IT corridor of OMR (Old Mahabalipuram Road). The growth of this locality is driven by the IT parks and the IT companies in and around the region. ELCOT (Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu) , an IT park was established here ...

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Know your neighbourhood: Adyar

Adyar is a prime region located in south Chennai. It lies on the southern bank of Adyar river. The Adyar river has some historical significance as the battle of Adyar River was fought in 1746 between the French and the East India Company who were aided by the Nawab of ...

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Know your neighbourhood: T Nagar

T Nagar, a one-stop shopping destination is considered to be the retail hub of Chennai. This is the first planned locality in Chennai. T Nagar also known as Thyagaraya Nagar, is named after Sir Pitti Thyagaraya Chetty who is considered to be the father of Justice Party. Soon after the ...

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