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Chennai:Outposts, life-guards on Marina beach after 13 deaths from drowning

Times of India | 14/10/2021 08:28 AM | Click to read full article

Shaken by 13 drownings in the sea off the Marina over the past 50 days, police have strengthened the emergency mechanism including publicising WhatsApp numbers to receive alerts.

While the emergency mechanism already comprises outposts, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) and lifeguards, police teams will now patrol the sand stretch till late evening hours.

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