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Overflowing sewage water at Hebbal Industrial Area
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Overflowing sewage water at Hebbal Industrial Area

Sewage water is overflowing from a drain near River View Hospital in Hebbal Industrial Area since a few days and is becoming stagnant at a distance with foul smell emanating from it. Authorities concerned are urged to get the blocked drain cleaned at the earliest for the benefit of the residents.

Women’s Day at ODP
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Women’s Day at ODP

Former Chairperson of Karnataka State Women’s Commission Manjula Manasa is seen lighting the lamp to inaugurate the Women’s Day programme organised jointly by the Organisation for the Development of People (ODP) and Mahilodaya Mahila Okkuta (MMO) at ODP premises in Bannimantap here yesterday as (from left) Sr. Annie of the Department of Christianity, University of…

This gravedigger at B’luru has buried 5,000 bodies
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This gravedigger at B’luru has buried 5,000 bodies

Channamma, a gravedigger-cum-body burial worker in Hanumanthapura Hindu Burial Ground at Srirampura in Bengaluru, took up the job after her husband’s death in 2000 to feed her four daughters. Her husband Ganesh was a gravedigger at the Srirampura Burial Ground. She is digging graves and burying bodies since 13 years and has buried about 5,000…

ADGP (L&O) holds review meeting
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ADGP (L&O) holds review meeting

ADGP (Law and Order) Alok Mohan flanked by IGP Southern Range Vipul Kumar and City Police Commissioner Dr. A.S. Rao held a progress review meeting at the Police Commissioner’s office in city this morning. The meeting discussed anti-rowdy operations, status of investigation into crimes and traffic regulation among others.

‘Burning issue’ at Rajiv Nagar
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‘Burning issue’ at Rajiv Nagar

Garbage is being burnt at Rajiv Nagar 3rd Stage daily, which is resulting in toxic smoke emanating from it causing health hazard to the residents of the area. Despite MCC issuing orders to stop burning garbage on roads, this is continuing daily. Authorities concerned are urged to visit the place and also penalise those found…

Paraplegic skydiver Raghurama Bhat sets record
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Paraplegic skydiver Raghurama Bhat sets record

City’s paraplegic skydiver Raghurama Bhat has entered the Limca Book of Records for creating a record by skydiving from 12,000 ft on Mar.6 at Mandakalli Airport in Mysuru. The dive was jointly organised by Department of Tourism and District Administration. Raghurama Bhat was felicitated for his achievement during a function organised at Mayura Hotel yesterday….

Underground electric wire pops out in Nazarbad
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Underground electric wire pops out in Nazarbad

An underground electric cable next to the Police booth near Canara Bank in Nazarbad is posing grave danger to the pedestrians, especially Home Guards manning the traffic, as the protective coating  of the wire is damaged. Authorities concerned are urged to take steps to get the same insulated and place it under the ground at…

Wildlife activist feted
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Wildlife activist feted

Wildlife activist Sunitha Jayapathy was felicitated by Rotary Club of Mysore West as part of International Women’s Day celebrations during its weekly meeting held at Rotary West auditorium in Saraswathipuram last evening. She is seen with (from left) Rotary West President Rtn. C.R. Hanumanth, Secretary Rtn. B.S. Srinath and Inner Wheel Club President Samana Srinath.

Women advocates feted
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Women advocates feted

Senior women advocates (sitting from left) K.L. Sugandhi, B. Radha, V. Mythili, M.S. Savithri and Muthamma, who were felicitated as part of Women’s Day by Law Guide Kannada Monthly at a programme held at Pathrakarthara Bhavan, are seen with (standing from left) Corporator and Notary Sunil, advocate Lokesh, Arpitha Simha (wife of MP Pratap Simha),…

II PU Q papers safe and secure
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II PU Q papers safe and secure

The District officials are seen unloading the II PUC question paper bundles at the DC office in city this morning.  The question papers were brought to city from Bengaluru amidst tight security. ADC T. Venkatesh and DDPUE Jayaprakash monitored the unloading process. The II PUC examination commences throughout the State from Mar. 9.

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