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Boy killed as tempo hits him while crossing road
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Boy killed as tempo hits him while crossing road

Hunsur: A six-year-old boy was killed on the spot when a tempo hit him while he was crossing the road near Gejjeravaddaragudi village in Bilikere. The unfortunate victim of the accident has been identified as Bharath, son of Rajesh and Yashoda couple and a resident of Gejjeravaddaragudi village. Bharath was crossing the road to go…

Man held for smuggling live Tortoises in Hunsur
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Man held for smuggling live Tortoises in Hunsur

Hunsur: The Forest Department officials have arrested a man on charges of smuggling live Tortoises in a bag. The accused has been identified as Siddappa, a resident of Chikka Hunsur. The Forest Department personnel, on suspicion, stopped Siddappa near Chowdikatte village and when they checked his bag, they found four live Tortoises in it, following…

One killed, another seriously injured as bus hits bike
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One killed, another seriously injured as bus hits bike

Hunsur: One person was killed on the spot while another sustained serious injuries when a KSRTC bus rammed into the bike on which the two were riding near Halegere in Hunsur yesterday afternoon. While the deceased has been identified as Manjunath of Mogalli village in Periyapatna taluk, the seriously injured person has been identified as…

Man held for raping, impregnating minor daughter in Hunsur
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Man held for raping, impregnating minor daughter in Hunsur

Hunsur: A man from Hunsur has been arrested under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for sexually assaulting his minor daughter and impregnating her. The 14-year-old girl delivered a baby girl at Cheluvamba Hospital in Mysuru recently. The accused is a 40-year-old man, a resident of Hanagodu Hobli, in the taluk. He has…

Ambulance driver killed as lorry hits vehicle
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Ambulance driver killed as lorry hits vehicle

Hunsur: The driver of a 108 Ambulance was killed on the spot and the ambulance staff was injured, when a lorry rammed into the ambulance on Hunsur National Highway 275 this morning. While the ambulance driver has been identified as Lokesh Aradhya (30), a resident of Malaganakere in Periyapatna taluk, the injured ambulance staff, identified…

Grandfather, grandson drown in lake
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Grandfather, grandson drown in lake

Hunsur: A grandfather and his grandson, who had taken their cattle to a lake for the cows to drink water, met their watery grave after they fell into the lake at Yamagumba village in the taluk on yesterday afternoon. The deceased have been identified as Eerappaji (60) and his grandson Ullas (6). It is reported…

Tiger cub found dead
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Tiger cub found dead

Hunsur: A three-month-old female tiger cub was found dead at D.B. Kuppe Range in Nagarahole National Park recently. It is learnt that the cub had got separated from its mother. Project Tiger Director Manikantan and Veterinarian Dr. Umashankar visited the spot and conducted the post-mortem. The reason for the cub’s death is yet to be…

Girl killed in road accident
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Girl killed in road accident

Hunsur: In a tragic incident, a 9-year-old girl was killed, while 6 others sustained injuries, when the Ape Auto they were travelling, overturned near Devagalli in the taluk on Saturday night. The deceased has been identified as Nandini (9) of Rajaji Colony in Nanjangud. Nandini, along with her other family members, was travelling in the…

4 members of a family injured in road mishap
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4 members of a family injured in road mishap

Hunsur: Four members of a family and their car driver sustained injuries when the Maruti Alto car they were travelling, rammed into a lorry near Kallubetta Harangi Bridge in the town this morning. The injured, who included a man, a woman and two girl children of the same family and the car driver, were rushed…

Leopard trapped at Hunsur: Shifted to Nagarahole
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Leopard trapped at Hunsur: Shifted to Nagarahole

Hunsur: The leopard, which had given sleepless nights for the residents of Kallamanti village in the taluk, was finally trapped in a cage, kept by Forest Department on Sunday night. The leopard had strayed into a farm belonging to one Ramaswamy on Saturday and had devoured a pet dog. Ramaswamy had informed the incident to…

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