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More on taming Mysuru traffic
Voice of The Reader

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…

My son is in Engineering, what about yours?
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My son is in Engineering, what about yours?

Sir, How often do we hear this sentence when we ask someone, what his or her daughter or son is studying? The answer in almost all cases would be Engineering. Today, it looks like colleges are churning out Engineering graduates and with slowing IT jobs and manufacturing industry yet to employ in a big way…

Armed Forces Memorial at Mysuru
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Armed Forces Memorial at Mysuru

Sir, It is of interest to know that our PM Narendra Modi, during his recent historic visit to Israel, accompanied by his Israeli counterpart Benjamin  Netanyahu made it a point to visit the War Memorial at Haifa where 99 years ago during World War I, our Mysore Lancers had played a prominent part in its…

Extend Trin Trin facility to other areas in city
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Extend Trin Trin facility to other areas in city

Sir, This refers to the news item titled “First Public Bicycle Sharing (PBS) facility in Asia: Overwhelming response to Trin Trin” (SOM dated July 5). At present, the hubs are located very close to one another and concentrated in the Central Business District (CBD) area and nearby except for the Chamundi Hill area. A vast…

Dead street-lights on Ring Road
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Dead street-lights on Ring Road

Sir, The street-lights from Columbia Hospital Junction to Narayana Hospital are totally dead since a long time.  I am a regular commuter on the Ring Road and it is very difficult to ride two-wheelers during nights because of heavy vehicles and four-wheelers zipping past with High Beam Lights on the pitch dark roads. The service…

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