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Illuminated signage atop Chamundi Hill to attract voters this poll season
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Illuminated signage atop Chamundi Hill to attract voters this poll season

Mysuru:  SVEEP Co-ordinating Officer and ZP CEO K. Jyothi has said that awareness on voting would be created among people through an illuminated signboard atop Chamundi Hill with Lok Sabha polls round-the-corner. Addressing a meeting of officials at ZP premises here on Wednesday, Jyothi said that on the lines of ‘Suswagatha’ and ‘Welcome’ signboards atop…

Fire atop Chamundi Hill yet again
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Fire atop Chamundi Hill yet again

Mysuru:  Fire has destroyed dry grass, trees and other plants near the Nandi Statue atop Chamundi Hill this noon. DCF Dr. Prashanth and staff, who rushed to the spot, were trying to control the fire from spreading further but are facing difficulties due to extensive heat and wind. Movement of vehicles towards Nandi Statue from…

Forest Fire-Lookout Towers dot Chamundi Hill
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Forest Fire-Lookout Towers dot Chamundi Hill

These ‘eye in the sky’ help Forest Department keep a watch during peak fire season On Feb. 25 this year, dry vegetation on nearly four acres of land was gutted near the foot of Chamundi Hill. Fire and Emergency Services personnel managed to douse the fire before it spread to the forest area. A major…

Bandipur Safari stopped till Mar. 3
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Bandipur Safari stopped till Mar. 3

Raging fire engulfs vast forest lands including Chamundi Hill CM orders aerial survey using Army choppers Bandipur: Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy this morning instructed officials to conduct an aerial survey on the loss of forest cover using army helicopters. The CM also directed the officials to draw water from Nugu dam in Chamarajanagar district to…

Fire atop Chamundi Hill
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Fire atop Chamundi Hill

Mysuru:  Many fire mishaps were reported in city yesterday with a part of Chamundi Hill catching fire this noon. Fire was spotted on Chamundi Hill near Uttanahalli junction on Mysuru-Nanjangud road which began to spread due to dry leaves. Soon, fire tenders from Saraswathipuram rushed to the spot and began to douse the fire. Students…

Museum plans afoot at foot of Chamundi Hill
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Museum plans afoot at foot of Chamundi Hill

Ministers, MP, officials discuss implementation of Centre’s PRASAD scheme Mysuru: In the wake of Centre choosing the iconic Chamundeshwari Temple atop Chamundi Hill under its holistic Pilgrimage Rejuvenation and Spiritual, Heritage Augmentation Drive (PRASAD) to develop without spoiling its surrounding ecosystem, a meeting was held at the Deputy Commissioner’s Office this morning to discuss the…

Chain-link mesh to protect Chamundi Hill Forest
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Chain-link mesh to protect Chamundi Hill Forest

Mysuru: The inherent threat to Chamundi Hill and its fragile ecosystem from encroachers and land- sharks will soon be a thing of past as the Forest Department will fence the Chamundi Hill Territorial Forest Area to prevent entry and exit of people through the forest area. This fencing will also prevent wild animals from entering…

Kotarotsava at Hill Temple
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Kotarotsava at Hill Temple

Vidu. Vaani Sathish presenting a Karnataka Vocal Concert at Chamundi Hill Temple last evening as part of ‘Kotarotsava Vaibhava – Sangeethotsava.’ She is accompanied by Vid. Mysore Sathish – violin, Vid. Tumkur Ravishankar – mridanga and Vid. Sharath – ghata. On the concluding day today, Mysuru artistes will present Sri Purandaradasa and Trinity Goshti Gayana…

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