Here are the important developments in Tamil Nadu to watch for today:
1. Six people were killed in a collision between a lorry bus and a bus near Attur in Salem in the early hours of Sunday.
2. Union Minister for Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan will address the convocation ceremony of Sastra University, Thanjavur.
3. Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will meet media persons at Gandhigram Rural Institute near Dindigul.
4. Coimbatore District Collector initiates proceedings to shut down illegally operated brick kilns at Govanur in Coimbatore district.
5. The HR & CE department is in the process of reviving the post of Tamil Pandits or ‘Pulvars’ in temples. The pundits, appointed 21 years ago for the purpose of propagating the meaning of religious texts, hymns and practices among devotees in temples, have been engaged in other works such as writing accounts and selling tickets at counters. A refresher course was organized for them on Saturday.
6. Ministers EV Velu and P. Murthy will inspect the upcoming grand arena to host Jallikattu at Keelakarai near Alanganallur.
7. Pondicherry University started admission in PG courses.
8. A 46-year-old real estate agent died after being hit by an unidentified vehicle near Thiruvalangadu in Tiruvallur on Saturday night.