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Continue ban on land conversion in Kodagu: CWS
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Continue ban on land conversion in Kodagu: CWS

Mysuru: The Coorg Wildlife Society (CWS) has requested the State Government to continue the existing policy of total ban on conversion of agricultural land, plantation land and paddy land into commercial and residential layouts in Kodagu. In a letter to Chief Secretary T.M. Vijay Bhaskar, President of CWS K.C. Biddappa has said that one of…

No proposal for Railway line through Kodagu: Centre to High Court
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No proposal for Railway line through Kodagu: Centre to High Court

Bengaluru: The Centre yesterday told the Karnataka High Court that there is no proposal to build a Railway network from Thalassery to Mysuru via Kodagu. A two-Judge Bench headed by acting Chief Justice L. Narayanaswamy and Justice Dinesh Kumar was hearing a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filled by Coorg Wild Life Society challenging the Railway…

Kodagu Rain Disaster: Preparing a Road Map for the Future
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Kodagu Rain Disaster: Preparing a Road Map for the Future

By Col. (Retd.) C.P. Muthanna, President, Coorg Wildlife Society Foreword According to Col. C.P. Muthanna, President, Coorg Wildlife Society, in the aftermath of the recent devastation of landslides that flattened a few hills in North Kodagu following unprecedented heavy rains, it is wise and imperative to adopt Ecologist Madhav Gadgil Committee Recommendations to stop environmental…

MP Pratap Simha must intervene: Col. Muthanna
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MP Pratap Simha must intervene: Col. Muthanna

Madikeri: Reacting to the construction of the Railway building at Stone Hill in Madikeri, Col. Cheppudira P. Muthanna, President, Coorg Wildlife Society, who is spearheading a movement to stall the Rail projects, told Star of Mysore this morning that it was an unfortunate development. “MP Pratap Simha must use his influence to stall the construction….

CM urged to convene meeting to stop destruction of Kodagu
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CM urged to convene meeting to stop destruction of Kodagu

Mysuru: On the occasion of Cauvery Sankramana and the Holy Theerthodbhava at Talacauvery, the Coorg Wildlife Society has urged the State government to save Kodagu, the land of Cauvery from destruction. In a letter to Chief Minister Siddharamaiah, Kodagu District In-Charge Minister M.R. Seetharam and MLC Veena Achaiah, the President of Coorg Wildlife Society and…

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