Madras Turns 380 – Let Us Look Back On This Special Day !!
Today 22nd august 2018, Namma chennai turns 379 years old, so on behalf of this special occasion we from Chennai Memes came up with this article to let people know about the history of Namma ooru!
From one of the silent port town of pallava kingdom to an English settlement…
And then from a english settlement to the present day chennai…
Soon,britishers got indulged in carnatic war and defeated.The madras was in the hands of french.
After the treaty with french,the british got the control of madras. Soon,the city started expanding..
The long beach along the fort was officially christened “Madras Marina”.Then, a road was built to connect southern villages – Mylapore,Adayar,thiruvalikeni…which was named “Marina road”A new station was built at royapuram to ferry the englishmen from the north.