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Going to vote? Leave your phones behind
Voice of The Reader

Going to vote? Leave your phones behind

Sir, With all eyes on upcoming Lok Sabha elections, it may be noted that unlike previous polling, this time mobile phones will not be allowed inside the polling booths and to avoid last minute glitches, it’s better if voters either leave their mobiles at home or have their own arrangement to keep their phones either…

Is your name in voters’ list?
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Is your name in voters’ list?

Sir, With the voting date of Apr.18 LS polls nearing, my interaction with people reveals that many of them are not aware whether their names are in the voters’ list or not. Most of them I suspect do not check and believe that as they voted earlier their names would be in the voters’ list….

Service  Road turns parking lane for car service
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Service Road turns parking lane for car service

Sir, The East running Service Road of Ring Road in Kanakadasanagar near Sa.Ra. Convention Hall has been turned into a parking lane for damaged cars that need to be tended by a car service shop. Apart from the Service Roads on this stretch gaping with open manholes and water drains, these types of encroachments are…

Attach new pantry car coach to Bengaluru-Mysuru Tipu Express
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Attach new pantry car coach to Bengaluru-Mysuru Tipu Express

Sir, Train number 12613/12614 Mysuru-Bengaluru-Mysuru Tipu Express forms as an important connecting train between the two cities. As the train operates in both directions in the afternoon, there is now an urgent need to provide a new pantry car coach to avail the food/catering services. The two hour-thirty-minute-long non-stop journey causes an inconvenience to avail…

Segregating waste at source
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Segregating waste at source

Sir, After clean city competition fever and also the awareness campaigns, there appears to be a perceptible change in the mindset of Mysureans, especially housewives who are actually segregating wet and dry waste at the street-level cart collections by Pourakarmikas. If this trend continues, Mysuru can get back its coveted No.1 clean city title next…

Property Tax and CR
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Property Tax and CR

Sir, Paying property tax should be made online with necessary guidelines. These guidelines are a necessity as our tax system is very complex as seen in MCC’s manual tax form used till now. Since the various tax parts in the system are set by the Government, it could be easily programmable with the basic inputs…

Poll manifestos, a mirage
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Poll manifestos, a mirage

Sir, The recent spate of release of manifestos ahead of the upcoming General Elections is only seen as a move to appease the Opposition parties. The manifestos presented witnesses no real issues being met to appease the end participants, that is the voters. The manifestos remain a mirage only till the announcement of the next…

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