Month: June, 2018

Police App launched to make cops more accessible
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Police App launched to make cops more accessible

Mysuru: In a bid to make themselves more accessible to citizens, the Karnataka State Police has released an official mobile application for Android and iOS. The new application ‘Karnataka State Police App’ comes a year after the release of ‘Suraksha’ app released by the then Chief Minister Siddharamaiah in 2017, which was aimed specifically at…

Digital Library at Hostels
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Digital Library at Hostels

Mysuru: Giving a push for digitalisation, the Backward Class Welfare Department has started digital library initiative at post-matric boys and girls hostels run by it. ZP Deputy Secretary Shivaramegowda launched the digital library service, which is taken up in association with Vidwath Innovative Solutions (P) Ltd., at Veene Seshanna Bhavan, Kuvempunagar, recently. Speaking on the…

RTO books cases against four private school vehicles
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RTO books cases against four private school vehicles

Mysuru: The Officers of the RTO West, consisting of three senior Motor Inspectors and one Motor Inspector, began checking of the Private School vehicles carrying school children at 8.30 am today and seized two vehicles near Bandipalya which did not have number plates. Two cases were booked against vehicles, one near RTO West office and…

Server at Mini Vidhana Soudha in city starts functioning
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Server at Mini Vidhana Soudha in city starts functioning

Mysuru: The server at the Mini Vidhana Soudha, which had crashed and put into inconvenience thousands of applicants seeking records, has started functioning again. The higher officials, who finally woke up, after this newspaper had reported it on Thursday, got the server repaired yesterday and it started working. The server in the Mini Vidhana Soudha…

Body of youth drowned in Mallalli waterfalls found
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Body of youth drowned in Mallalli waterfalls found

Somawarpet: The body of the youth Manoj (24), who had drowned while trying to take a selfie at Mallalli waterfalls, has been traced after a week. Based on the information provided by agriculturist Mallappa of Mallalli village, the Station Officer M. Shivanna-led team was successful in recovering the body from the river after a long…

Woman ends life
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Woman ends life

Mysuru: Dejected over domestic disharmony a 46-year-old woman from K.R. Pet ended her life by consuming excessive pills. The deceased has been identified as Vijayalakshmi (46), wife of Anjanigowda of Natanahalli village in Akkihebbal hobli of K.R. Pet taluk. After heated exchanges with her husband on Thursday night, Vijayalakshmi is said to have consumed excessive…

Burglars return empty handed
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Burglars return empty handed

Mysuru: In a curious incident, burglars who broke open into a house on Ramanuja Road, have reportedly fled empty handed, as no valuables were found missing in the house. Gajanana Prasad, a resident of Ramanuja Road had gone out along with his family members on Thursday morning, when burglars forced their entry into the house…

Mahajana signs MoU with Aviation Services
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Mahajana signs MoU with Aviation Services

Mysuru: A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Mahajana Education Society (MES),  Mysuru and Volks Aviation Services Pvt. Ltd., Kochi on June 28 to conduct various air travel management, hospitality certification courses and skill development activities for the students of Tourism and Hospitality at the Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Pooja Bhagavat Memorial…

CFTRI Scientist receives National Fellowship
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CFTRI Scientist receives National Fellowship

Mysuru: Dr. Navin Kumar Rastogi, Chief Scientist & Head, Department of Food Engineering at CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), Mysuru, has been conferred with the Fellowship of prestigious National Academy of Agriculture Science (NAAS). He received the Fellowship from Prof. Punjab Singh, President of the Academy, at the 25th Annual General Body Meeting held…

Two youths go missing
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Two youths go missing

Mysuru: In the latest addition to the list of persons going missing from city and district, two youths have reportedly gone missing in June. In the first case, 22-year-old H. Kailas of K.R. Mohalla in city has gone missing since June 6. He is 5.2 ft. in height, wheatish in complexion, medium built and speaks…

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