Tag: Dasara 2019

District Minister inspects ongoing works atop Chamundi Hill
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District Minister inspects ongoing works atop Chamundi Hill

September 17, 2019

Mysuru: As Dasara is nearing, District in-charge Minister V. Somanna visited Chamundi Hill early this morning to inspect the ongoing development works. He inspected the multi-level car parking facility where 600 cars can be parked at a time and then moved to see the progress at the Commercial Complex where the work on 116 shops…

5-km ‘Jumboo Savari’ route to have 199 cameras
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5-km ‘Jumboo Savari’ route to have 199 cameras

September 17, 2019

One CCTV camera every 25 metres to prevent sabotage Mysuru: Like previous years, this Dasara too will be a fool-proof Dasara and the city Police have taken measures to ensure that the festival passes off smoothly and is crime-free. And for this, they have relied on technology and have procured 199 special CCTV cameras from…

Governor, CM invited for Dasara
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Governor, CM invited for Dasara

September 14, 2019

On behalf of the District Administration, Mysuru District Minister V. Somanna extended a formal Dasara invitation to Governor Vajubhai R. Vala at Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru yesterday. Picture below shows Somanna inviting Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa this morning for the Nada Habba beginning from Sept. 29. The Mysuru delegation comprised MLAs G.T. Devegowda, Tanveer Sait…

P.V. Sindhu invited to inaugurate Yuva Dasara
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P.V. Sindhu invited to inaugurate Yuva Dasara

September 14, 2019

Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha holds the Gold Medal won by P.V. Sindhu that made her the Badminton World Champion. The MP met Sindhu in Hyderabad this morning on behalf of Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa to invite her for the inauguration of Yuva Dasara. Mysuru SP C.B. Ryshyanth was also present.

Hellish walk on footpaths
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Hellish walk on footpaths

September 13, 2019

Hop, skip, jump or dance to navigate across Mysuru’s footpaths and roads Official machinery has no time to repair roads as they are busy in Dasara meetings  Mysuru:  Amid calls that the Government should first improve road infrastructure before imposing hefty fines for traffic violations, here comes the latest statement from our Deputy Chief Minister…

Cannon firing test for Dasara Jumbos at Mysore Palace
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Cannon firing test for Dasara Jumbos at Mysore Palace

September 13, 2019

Mysuru:  The Special Cannon Unit of Mysuru City Police conducted cannon firing test for Dasara Jumbos for the first time this year. The test was conducted to acclimatise the elephants to the bombarding sound that come from cannons. Out of the 13 elephants, only 11 took part as Abhimanyu has been shifted to Bandipur to…

Taluk-level Dasara Sports on Sept. 16 and 18
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Taluk-level Dasara Sports on Sept. 16 and 18

September 13, 2019

The Department of Youth Empowerment and Sports (DYES) in association with Sports Authority of Karnataka (SAK) will be conducting Taluk-level Dasara Sports in K.R. Nagar and Periyapatna on Sept. 16 and Sept. 18 respectively. The Department has named Basketball coach B.S. Girish (99644-11709) and Deepak (99007-60363) as convenors for K.R. Nagar Taluk Dasara Sports. While…

Dasara elephant ‘Eshwara’ likely to be retained for Jumboo Savari
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Dasara elephant ‘Eshwara’ likely to be retained for Jumboo Savari

September 11, 2019

Participates in this morning’s rehearsal Mysuru:  The Dasara elephant Eshwara, which had shown signs of panic in the city environment during the Talim (rehearsal) and was to be sent back on the orders of District in-Charge Minister V. Somanna, has now been decided to be retained. The 49-year-old elephant was behaving strangely during the rehearsal…

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