TNN | Apr 24, 2016
The mosque, one of the landmarks of Trichy, is believed to possess the remains of Nawab Muhammad Ali of Carnatic. It also has the body of Chanda Sahib, who was beheaded by a Thanjavur Maratha general.
As part of the drive, Uyyakondan Thirumalai temple was also being cleaned. It will go on till the month end. Over the past six days, Erumbeeswarar temple at Thiruverumbur, Panchavarna swamy temple at Woraiyur, Thiruvanaikaval Akilandeswari temple, Arockia Matha church at Melapudur and several other religious places were also cleaned .