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Check trucks carrying quarry dust
Voice of The Reader

Check trucks carrying quarry dust

Sir, Of late, there is a surge in the number of trucks carrying quarry dust in and around Mysuru. Though both the State and the Central Governments have stipulated that items like quarry dust powder and sand should be covered while transporting, this rule is seldom adhered to by the transporters. Majority of the transporters…

Literary Fest: LDA
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Literary Fest: LDA

Sir, This refers to the recent write-ups in SOM regarding the Mysuru Literary Festival held in a grand manner in the Senate Bhavan of Gangothri. Alluding to my friend K. Vijaya Kumar’s request to readers of SOM seeking any further information on the same subject, I know of the existence of one “Mysore Literary and…

Remove this illogical Road hump
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Remove this illogical Road hump

Sir, The Road in front of Sairanga Residential School for Deaf and Dumb at S. S. Nagar, Bannimantap,  has the most unscientific road hump. This is neither helpful to the school students nor to the residents nearby. Heavy vehicles passing through this road hump make high-density noise that is a big headache for all senior…

More on taming Mysuru traffic
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More on taming Mysuru traffic

Sir, This has reference to the article Taming our Traffic by Dr. Javeed Nayeem (Star of Mysore dated July 7) and I fully concur with the views expressed by him. Siddarthanagar, which was till recently a quiet place, has also turned into a hot place for such adventures by youngsters, particularly on Vinaya Marga, and…

Shabby work on laying water pipeline
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Shabby work on laying water pipeline

Sir, Recently the MCC has taken up the work of relaying water pipes by digging roads in many parts of the city.  In Vijayanagar Railway Layout too, this exercise is being carried out and some residents have expressed their ire about the shabby work of the contractors for having broken the UGD pipelines. While most…

Kudos to BJP MLA Suresh Kumar
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Kudos to BJP MLA Suresh Kumar

Sir, In recent times, it has become customary to burst crackers whenever some VIP politician arrives for some party function. BJP MLA Suresh Kumar, who was witness to this when he attended a puja ceremony at a party worker’s house recently, asked his party workers to get him a broomstick and they were shocked to…

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