Tag: COVID-19 lockdown

No regular trains till Sept. 30
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No regular trains till Sept. 30

August 12, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Barring the operation of Special trains, the Railways has extend the ban on the running of regular trains till Sept. 30 in the wake of rapid spread of COVID-19 pandemic.  Earlier, the Railways had said that the ban will be in force till Aug.12. But with no signs of the pandemic abating and also…

Guest Lecturers continue weekly protest
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Guest Lecturers continue weekly protest

August 12, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Continuing their weekly protest (every Tuesday) seeking fulfilment of their various demands, which chiefly included payment of wages for lockdown period and job security, Guest Lecturers, under the banner of Government First Grade Colleges Guest Lecturers State Co-ordination Committee, staged a demonstration in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s office here yesterday. Stating that more…

Mixed response for first lockdown-free Sunday
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Mixed response for first lockdown-free Sunday

August 2, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru:  Even as the District Administration cancelled the Sunday total lockdown from today (Aug. 2), the city witnessed a mixed response to the first lockdown-free Sunday, with traders at most of the commercial streets seemed to be reluctant to open shops in the city. After the Union Government  announced unlock measures in third phase further…

Grocery kits to rural folk artistes
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Grocery kits to rural folk artistes

July 29, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: City-based NGO Credit-I in association with multinational software firm Cognizant distributed grocery kits to over 70 rural folk artistes at Kiru Rangamandira premises in city this morning. Grocery kits containing 5 kg of rice, 500 grams of turdal, 1 kg sugar, 1 kg wheat floor, 1 kg salt, 250 gm sambar powder, 1 litre…

Film theatres in the State  likely to open from Aug. 1
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Film theatres in the State likely to open from Aug. 1

July 28, 2020

State awaiting Centre’s green signal Bengaluru: The Karnataka entertainment industry (theatres and multiplexes) is hoping to return to business from Aug. 1 and the State is waiting for the green signal by the Centre.  The Government is set to frame fresh guidelines for Unlock 3.0 which will come into force from Aug. 1 as the…

RTOs resume DL tests under COVID shadow
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RTOs resume DL tests under COVID shadow

July 26, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: After three months of COVID-induced lockdown and a phased unlock process, the two Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) in city have resumed Learner’s (LLR) and permanent Driving Licence  (DL) tests. But as the RTO East and West have restricted the number of candidates taking the daily tests, there is a shortfall in revenue. Karnataka Regional…

Mysureans prefer to stay indoors on fourth Sunday lockdown
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Mysureans prefer to stay indoors on fourth Sunday lockdown

July 26, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: With Mysureans voluntarily observing a bandh to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the fourth Sunday lockdown in city was a complete success this morning as all commercial establishments, offices, business enterprises and other commercial activities were shut down for the day. The Government has declared total lockdown across the State on all Sundays…

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