Tag: Chamundi Hill Road

Restoring Chamundi Hill Landslides: Eight months on, PWD awaits fund clearance
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Restoring Chamundi Hill Landslides: Eight months on, PWD awaits fund clearance

June 17, 2022

Fresh cracks appear on road owing to heavy rains Mysore/Mysuru: Nearly eight months after the fourth massive landslide atop Chamundi Hill, the Public Works Department (PWD), which has the responsibility of reconstructing the collapsed portion and building a retaining wall to prevent further damages, is awaiting fund clearance from the      Finance Department. A budget of…

Massive landslides atop Chamundi Hill: Convert Nandi Statue road into trekking path
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Massive landslides atop Chamundi Hill: Convert Nandi Statue road into trekking path

December 1, 2021

Technical Committee of Institution of Engineers comes up with feasible recommendations Mysore/Mysuru: The Technical Committee of the Institution of Engineers (India), Mysuru Local Centre, constituted to assess the damages to the Chamundi Hill road linking the View Point and the Nandi Statue has recommended to the District Administration to abandon the road for vehicular traffic…

PWD Minister inspects landslide-hit Chamundi Hill
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PWD Minister inspects landslide-hit Chamundi Hill

November 13, 2021

Repair cost cannot be revealed now due to MLC election code of conduct: C.C. Patil Mysore/Mysuru: Exactly a week after two scientists from Geotechnical Engineering Department under Civil Engineering of Indian Institute of Science (IISc.) visited the Chamundi Hill for the second time to assess the damage, Public Works Department (PWD) Minister C.C. Patil visited…

Crumbling rocks, mud
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Crumbling rocks, mud

November 6, 2021

Gaping cracks, river-like water flow from atop Chamundi Hill pose risk IISc. Bengaluru Geo Tech team visits Hill; to advise restoration angles Mysore/Mysuru: Within a span of 18 days, a portion of Chamundi Hill — between View Point and Nandi Statue — has collapsed thrice, increasing the risk to motorists and villagers up the Hill….

Chamundi Hill retaining wall has multiple yawning gaps
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Chamundi Hill retaining wall has multiple yawning gaps

October 22, 2021

Netas, officials focus only on development but silent on conservation, green cover Mysore/Mysuru: A portion of Chamundi Hill collapsed on Wednesday night, exposing the callous nature of the official machinery and elected representatives. Though formal press releases were issued to convey the ‘concern’ of the Government for ‘immediate repairs and restoration,’ the political statements did…

Chamundi Hill Road development works in limbo
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Chamundi Hill Road development works in limbo

October 24, 2019

Mysore: The much touted Chamundi Hill Road development works that was to be taken up at an estimated cost of Rs. 34.25 crore, is now in a limbo due to opposition from environmentalists, who claim that the project will result in the felling of a large number of trees. The Congress Government headed by Siddharamaiah…

Dog, with its legs tied and left to die on the road, rescued
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Dog, with its legs tied and left to die on the road, rescued

August 29, 2019

Mysuru: A dog whose all four legs had been tightly tied and left on the road to die has been saved in city.  The abandoned dog was fortunately rescued by a Good Samaritan and the canine has now been adopted and medical treatment is being provided. Ajit Thandur, a resident of city, spotted the canine…

Median Gardens add glitz to Chamundi Hill View Points
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Median Gardens add glitz to Chamundi Hill View Points

June 11, 2019

[Pics. by M.N. Lakshminarayana Yadav] The View Points atop city’s landmark Chamundi Hill are beckoning tourists after the recent facelift, environment promotion and beautification works undertaken by a Non-Government Organisation since the last three months. The District Administration had constructed special protruding platforms at the two View Points on the way to the Hill and…

Police close silk shop on Chamundi Hill Road
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Police close silk shop on Chamundi Hill Road

October 11, 2018

Mysuru:  High drama prevailed at a silk shop on Chamundi Hill Road this morning when officials from the Revenue Department and the Police came to seal the shop following an order issued by Tahsildar. A woman, who claimed to be the owner of the shop, allegedly threatened to commit suicide holding a knife in her…

Chamundi Hill Road is open for business!
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Chamundi Hill Road is open for business!

September 22, 2018

Mysuru: As Dasara is approaching, numerous hawkers from outside Mysuru descend upon city to sell their wares. Also, temporary businesses sprout beside roads frequented by tourists. One such road that is being occupied on either side by businesses and turning the beautiful and serene road into a marketplace is the Chamundi Hill Main Road.  …

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