Tag: COVID-19 lockdown

Maharashtra link brings two COVID-19 positives to Mysuru
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Maharashtra link brings two COVID-19 positives to Mysuru

June 3, 2020

Pregnant woman, her mother test positive in Bengaluru; now shifted to Hospital Ramakrishnanagar G-Block and surrounding areas sealed, disinfectants sprayed Mysore/Mysuru: Several districts of Karnataka have a common tale of woe: They are unable to contain the spread of COVID-19 pandemic due to migration of people from Maharashtra — those coming from Mumbai and Pune….

BEO inspects online revision of SSLC students
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BEO inspects online revision of SSLC students

June 3, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: After a long delay due to COVID-19 induced lockdown, the SSLC exams are now scheduled to be held from June 25 to July 4. With the State Government mooting to start revision classes online for the SSLC students, many educational institutions have already begun online classes to their wards. In Mysuru too, exam-oriented online…

Government proposes to re-open Schools in phases from July 1
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Government proposes to re-open Schools in phases from July 1

June 3, 2020

Bengaluru: Following a directive issued by the Union Home Ministry asking State and Union Territory Governments to hold consultations at the Institutional level with parents and other stakeholders on re-opening of Schools along with necessary COVID-19 precautionary and safety guidelines, Primary and Secondary Education Minister S. Suresh Kumar held a meeting with top department officials…

COVID Curfew extended till June 30 in city from 9 pm to 5 am
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COVID Curfew extended till June 30 in city from 9 pm to 5 am

June 3, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru:  In accordance with the directive of the Union and State Governments to stop the spread of the deadly Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), City Police Commissioner Dr. Chandragupta, as a precautionary measure, has extended the curfew across the city till June 30.  The curfew imposed as per Section 144 of Cr.PC will be in effect from…

Pending demolition, widening works begin on Irwin Road
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Pending demolition, widening works begin on Irwin Road

June 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: The pending works on demolishing buildings (Nehru Circle till Government Ayurveda College) and widening of the entire Irwin Road began this morning after a long gap imposed by COVID-induced lockdown. Along with the demolition of remaining buildings, the works on road widening too has begun. The City Police will soon close traffic movement on…

Taluk Panchayat to set up four COVID Care Centres
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Taluk Panchayat to set up four COVID Care Centres

June 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: With an expert committee report expressing concern that Mysuru may record over 10,000 COVID-19 cases by the end of this year, mainly due to returnees from high risk States such as Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Gujarat, the Mysuru Taluk Panchayat (TP) has laid out plans to meet any such emergencies. At the monthly KDP…

‘Basava Ratna’ award conferred on Corona Warriors
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‘Basava Ratna’ award conferred on Corona Warriors

June 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: District Minister S.T. Somashekar conferred the prestigious ‘Basava Ratna’ award, instituted by Mysuru Sharana Mandali, to four Corona Warriors of the city —- MCC Commissioner Gurudatta Hegde, Additional Deputy Commissioner B.R. Poornima, District Health Officer Dr.R.Venkatesh and Mediwave IVF and Fertility Research Hospital Managing Director Dr. Sharath Kumar —- at a programme held at…

Former Mayor Sandesh Swamy launches free form filling drive for auto and taxi drivers
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Former Mayor Sandesh Swamy launches free form filling drive for auto and taxi drivers

June 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Former Mayor Sandesh Swamy launched the free application form filling drive for auto and taxi drivers,  who are seeking Rs.5,000 one-time compensation under the Rs.1,610 crore special package recently announced by the State Government for the working class, at a programme near Rajendranagar bus stand (Kesare Circle) here on Sunday. The drive is initiated…

Free eye screening camp
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Free eye screening camp

June 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Due to COVID-19 lockdown, many have not gone through their routine eye check-up. Keeping this in view, Annapoorna Eye Hospital, Hootagalli, has organised a free eye screening camp at its premises on Hotel Silent Shores Road in Hootagalli from June 2 to 10 everyday between 10 am and 7 pm. For registration, contact Mob:…

City Courts re-start functioning after two months
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City Courts re-start functioning after two months

June 1, 2020

Only 10 cases to be taken up per day in each Court Hall  Mysore/Mysuru: After a gap of two months following the nationwide COVID-19 induced lockdown, the City Courts (City and District Courts Complex and Malalawadi Court) re-opened to a new normal this morning. The Courts had declared a holiday in March subsequent to the…

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