Madras Day: Modern India's oldest city commemorates its 379th birthday today
Aug 22, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Today, one of the ancient cities of the country is celebrating its 379th anniversary by observing Madras day. How many of us know about this huge commemoration, which lasts for an entire month? Here are some facts about this cultured city (now known as Chennai) that every Indian should be aware of.