Chennai, May 22 (PTI): Highlights from the Southern region at 5.15 PM.
MDS4 KL-CONGRESS-LD SATHEESAN Cong MLA Satheesan to be Leader of Opposition in Kerala assembly Thiruvananthapuram: After suffering a mauling in the Assembly election from Pinarayi Vijayan-led LDF in Kerala, the Congress on Saturday appointed five-time MLA V D Satheesan as new Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly.
MDS5 KA-OXYGEN-LD FEMALE CREW Women crew piloted Oxygen Express train reaches Bengaluru Bengaluru: An Oxygen Express train carrying 120 metric tonnes of Liquid Medical Oxygen (LMO) from Jharkhand, has arrived in the city. The train was piloted by an 'All Female Crew' from Jolarpettai in neighbouring Tamil Nadu to Bengaluru.
MDS6 TN-VIRUS-LOCKDOWN TN extends covid-induced lockdown by another week Chennai: The Tamil Nadu government announced extending the ongoing covid-induced lockdown, slated to end on May 24, by another week. PTI ROH ROH