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Thank You, but stop sending relief materials: DC
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Thank You, but stop sending relief materials: DC

Mysuru:  Even as relief materials continued to pour into the donation collection centre set up in Town Hall, on the fourth day, Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G. Sankar, who visited the spot this morning, ordered to stop receiving any more relief items. Speaking to Star of Mysore, he said that there is enough stock for more…

Tourist ban in Kodagu till Aug. 31
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Tourist ban in Kodagu till Aug. 31

Madikeri:  With Kodagu reeling under rain havoc, and rescue-cum-relief operations going on in full swing, the Deputy Commissioner has banned entry and stay of tourists in Kodagu till Aug. 31. In a circular issued on Sunday, DC P.I. Sreevidya has prohibited tourists from staying in hotels, resorts, home stays, guest houses and other private lodges…

Relief Camps request not to send irrelevant materials
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Relief Camps request not to send irrelevant materials

Madikeri: Residents, voluntary groups and various organisations in Mysuru and surrounding places have been showing solidarity with the people of Kodagu district by making generous donations of relief materials. Unfortunately, the overwhelming response and irrelevant items  have led to hindrance in rescue work. Speaking to Star of Mysore this morning, some of the people managing…

Yeddyurappa visits flood-hit areas in Kushalnagar, Suntikoppa
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Yeddyurappa visits flood-hit areas in Kushalnagar, Suntikoppa

Kushalnagar:  Opposition leader B.S. Yeddyurappa visited the flood affected areas in town yesterday and took stock of the gravity of calamity. Yeddyurappa visited Sai Layout and Kuvempu Extension accompanied by MPs Pratap Simha and Shobha Karandlaje  and other officials. He gathered information on the extent of damage due to floods, relief measures undertaken and facility…

Rescue operations gain momentum in flood-ravaged Kodagu
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Rescue operations gain momentum in flood-ravaged Kodagu

Madikeri: Even as rescue and relief operations across the rain-ravaged Kodagu district have gained momentum, with a little let up in incessant rains since last evening, the Army, Navy, Air Force, NDRF teams and other personnel continued rescue operations at Mukkodlu, Devasthur, Galibeedu, Sampaje, Pushpagiri, Madenadu and other surrounding places, for the tenth day today….

Kodagu floods: Prez, PM call CM
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Kodagu floods: Prez, PM call CM

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi called Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy yesterday to enquire about the people and the conditions in the flood-affected Kodagu district. In a tweet, Modi said he spoke to Kumaraswamy regarding the flood situation in parts of the State. “Extended all possible support in the rescue and relief operations. I…

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