Chennai, Tamil Nadu News Live: Rajinikanth meets Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi, says they discussed politics – The Indian Express

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Rajinikanth said that they spoke for about 30 minutes (Twitter/@rajbhavan_tn)

Chennai, Tamil Nadu News Live: A day after returning from New Delhi, superstar Rajinikanth met Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi at Raj Bhavan in Chennai on Monday. Outside his Poes Garden residence, Rajinikanth told reporters the meeting was a “courtesy call”.

One of the two men, who were injured after a giant signboard collapsed and fell on them on arterial Mount road in Chennai, died in Royapettah Government Hospital in the city on Monday. As per reports, the deceased has been identified as Shanmuga Sundaram, who was on a two-wheeler, when the accident occurred. The collapse took place near Kathipara flyover here this afternoon when an MTC bus hit a pole carrying the signboard.

In a leg-up to the Indo-US strategic partnership, the US navy ship Charles Drew on Sunday arrived at the Larsen and Toubro shipyard at Kattupalli here for undergoing repairs and allied services, reported PTI. According to an official release, the US Navy had awarded a contract to the L&T Shipyard for undertaking maintenance of the ship. The event signifies the capabilities of the country’s shipyards in the global ship repairing market.

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