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21 May 2018, Edition - 1042, Monday

FLASH NEWS:

  • BS Yeddyurappa Resigns As Karnataka Chief Minister Just Before Floor Test
  • 1 BJP MLA Somashekara Reddy is out to ‘bribe’ MLAs
  • Number game changes again, after 2 Cong, 2 JDS(S) MLAs rebel, 2 independents back BJP, BJP at 105, 4 short of win
  • Legal faceoff after poll war, Cong-JDS object to pro tem speaker, top court puts Cong-JDS in spot, SC: Might have to postpone floor test
  • SC accepts Governor’s Counsel’s argument, top court puts Cong-JDS in tight spot, Cong-JDS’s petition dismissed
  • BJP MLA to remain pro tem speaker, SC: Videography of floor test adequate, floor test to telecast live

Coimbatore

Eye donation fortnight: contests for students conducted

Covai Post Network

More than 150 students participated in the poetry writing and painting competitions organised by Ophthalmology Department of the the PSG hospitals to commemorate the national eye donation fortnight. The eye donation fortnight is observed from August 25 to September 8, according to a press release from the hospital.

Dr. K. Divya, eye bank in-charge in her address, explained the importance of eye donation. A short film highlighting the significance of eye donation was also screened. Ravichandran, a visually challenged person listed out achievements of various visually challenged persons around the world.