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Combing begins for trapping elusive tiger
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Combing begins for trapping elusive tiger

September 8, 2019

Hunsur: With a tiger devouring a cow at Taragan Estate at K.G. Hebbanakuppe village coming under Neralakuppe Gram Panchayat in Hunsur taluk, the Forest authorities have launched a combing operation to trap the elusive tiger, which is said to be on the prowl near the village for the past fewdays. Taragan Estate owner Thomas Taragan…

Three arrested for killing friend in an inebriated condition
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Three arrested for killing friend in an inebriated condition

September 4, 2019

Hunsur, Sept.4 (KK,HSM&KS)- Friends killing a friend in an inebriated condition has come to light lately and the Police have arrested three youths in this connection. While the deceased is Lokesh (27), a resident of Shivajyothi Nagar in Hunsur, the arrested youths are 24-year-old Ajay, 21-year-old Harish and 20-year-old Kiran, all from Shivajyothi Nagar. Details:…

Body of woman swept away in floods found
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Body of woman swept away in floods found

August 12, 2019

Hunsur: The body of a specially-abled woman, who was swept away in flood waters, has been found today in Lakshmanatheertha River  after three days. The deceased woman is Rathnamma (40), a resident of Harave village in the taluk. Rathnamma was proceeding to her relative’s house at Tattekere village, when she slipped and fell into the…

A sight to behold
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A sight to behold

August 12, 2019

River Lakshmanatheertha is in full spate in Hunsur as can be seen in this photograph of the old bridge taken last evening. Heavy rains in Kutta, Brahmagiri ranges, Nagarahole National Park, Balele and Nittoor in Kodagu has contributed to the rise in water of Lakshmanatheertha that takes birth at Brahmagiri Hills. Traffic on this bridge…

Rs.5 lakh relief cheque presented to flood victim’s family at Hunsur
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Rs.5 lakh relief cheque presented to flood victim’s family at Hunsur

August 10, 2019

Hunsur: B.Y. Vijayendra, State BJP Yuva Morcha General Secretary, this morning presented a cheque for Rs.5 lakh to the family of the deceased Ganesh, who died in a house collapse at Veeranahosahalli in the taluk yesterday. Vijayendra, who visited the deceased Ganesh’s family at Veeranahosahalli, presented the Rs.5 lakh cheque (Rs. 4 lakh out of…

New Dy.SP for Hunsur
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New Dy.SP for Hunsur

August 9, 2019

Hunsur: Sunderraj has taken charge as the new Dy.SP of Hunsur Sub-Division.  He was the Madikeri Deputy SP earlier and had also served as the Circle Inspector in Hunsur previously.

MCDCC Bank’s Rs.40.75 crore scam: Former Hunsur Branch Manager Ramappa Poojar arrested
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MCDCC Bank’s Rs.40.75 crore scam: Former Hunsur Branch Manager Ramappa Poojar arrested

August 8, 2019

CID sleuths nab accused after 11 months Hunsur: The CID, which is investigating the Rs.40.75 crore scam at Hunsur and Bilikere Branches of Mysore and Chamarajanagar District Co-operative Central Bank’s (MCDCC), has arrested Ramappa Poojar, the Bank’s Hunsur Branch former Manager, four days ago. Ramappa had allegedly misappropriated crores of rupees meant to be distributed…

Nikhil likely JD(S) candidate for KR Pet by-poll
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Nikhil likely JD(S) candidate for KR Pet by-poll

August 3, 2019

Prajwal interested in contesting Hunsur by-poll HDD to contest LS Polls if Prajwal quits as MP Mysuru: State JD(S) Youth Wing President Nikhil Kumaraswamy, son of former Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy, is likely to be fielded as the JD(S) candidate for the KR Pet by-poll, after sitting JD(S) MLA K.C. Narayanagowda was disqualified by the…

Vishwanath to retire from active politics
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Vishwanath to retire from active politics

August 3, 2019

New Delhi: Disqualified JD(S) MLA from Hunsur Assembly segment A.H. Vishwanath on Friday announced his retirement from electoral politics. Speaking to press persons, Vishwanath, who was in the national capital to attend Supreme Court hearing on his petition seeking quashing of his disqualification, said he was going to retire from electoral politics and in future…

Three poachers arrested inside Nagarahole National Park
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Three poachers arrested inside Nagarahole National Park

July 27, 2019

Hunsur: In an effort to curb the entry of poachers, illegal miners, timber smugglers and encroachers while protecting forests, frontline Forest Department employees at Nagarahole National Park have arrested three poachers with arms and ammunition. Department staff cornered the three persons on the night of July 25 while they were trying to make an entry…

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