Sri Lankan Repatriate Dead:
Kavundas, 59, a Sri Lankan repatriate, was found dead under suspicious circumstances at his residence at Mattasalai, off Tiruchi Road, on Wednesday. The victim, a retired watchman, was suspected to have consumed poison due to personal reasons.
Life Convict Found Dead:
A life convict was found dead hanging from the roof of a kitchen in the Coimbatore central prison. He was arrested for killing his pregnant wife in 2003. Further investigations are on.
The 9th Graduation Day of Shree Sarasswathi Vidhyaah Mandheer, Mettupalayam, will be held on the institute premises on February 8 at 4 p.m. R. Radhakrishnan, Speaker, Puducherry Legislative Assembly, will be the chief guest.
National Institute of Personnel Management will organise a lecture on “Goal Setting” by P.T. Saleendran, faculty, D.J. Academy for Managerial Excellence, at Coimbatore Productivity Council on February 10 at 6.15 p.m.
Workshop on IPR :
The Department of Botany of Bharathiar University will organise a workshop on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) for natural products on February 9. According to a university release, the workshop will create awareness about IPR among academicians and scientists and devise IPR-related syllabi for universities and research institutes.
Colloquium on Biosensors:
The Department of Biotechnology of the PSG College of Technology will organise a colloquium on Biosensors on February 13 and 14. According to a release, the forum will provide opportunities for establishing collaborations, identifying avenues for overcoming obstacles in research.