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Tree branches on road to KRS posing danger
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Tree branches on road to KRS posing danger

Demand to cut dry branches, trees on Pump House Road Srirangapatna: It is not only the pit on this stretch that has not been filled for days together causing danger to the people, but equally worrying are the branches of trees that are lined up on this road that have gone dry that is causing…

No KRS water to VC Canal from May 8
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No KRS water to VC Canal from May 8

Water only for drinking to Mysuru, Mandya and Bengaluru Mysore: Though mercury level is on the rise, there is some hope when it comes to drinking water storage in Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Reservoir in Mandya. Water level at the Dam stands now at 84.21 feet, just enough to fulfil the drinking water needs. The…

Deep water crisis hits Mysuru outskirts
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Deep water crisis hits Mysuru outskirts

District Minister G.T. Devegowda to hold emergency meeting at DC’s Office tomorrow Hit by severe water shortage, residents take protest route; burn tyres, block roads Corporation authorities say they are prepared to tackle drinking water woes Water level at KRS stands at 89 feet as against a maximum level of 124.80 feet Mysuru: Several areas…

Echo of bomb blasts in Colombo, Sri Lanka: Red alert in Mysuru, KRS
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Echo of bomb blasts in Colombo, Sri Lanka: Red alert in Mysuru, KRS

United Christian Forum holds prayer service at St. Joseph’s Cathedral Bodies of four JD(S) leaders arrive at Bengaluru Mortal remains of three others expected to arrive this evening Death toll reaches 360 Mysuru/Mandya:  A red alert has been sounded across Mysuru and Mandya districts, frequented by thousands of tourists including foreigners, after the serial bomb…

‘Karnataka will not step back on Disneyland in KRS’
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‘Karnataka will not step back on Disneyland in KRS’

Mysuru: There is no question of stepping back from the construction of Karnataka Government’s ambitious ‘Disneyland’ project at Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Reservoir, said Tourism Minister S.R.  Mahesh here on Sunday. Answering to a reporter’s query, the Minister said that the project was included in the last year budget announcement. Pros and cons debates over…

Trial Blasts at KRS cancelled
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Trial Blasts at KRS cancelled

Mandya: Bowing to pressure from  farmers, social activists and other protesting groups, authorities of Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited (CNNL) have cancelled the controversial trial blasts around Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam. The blasts were to be conducted by scientists from Pune-based Central Water and Power Research Station (CWPRS) this morning to study the impact of…

Disneyland at KRS: Govt. sets up Advisory Committee
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Disneyland at KRS: Govt. sets up Advisory Committee

Bengaluru: The State Government has set up a 29-member Advisory Committee under the chairmanship of Water Resources Minister D.K. Shivakumar to resolve problems that might arise during the upgradation of Brindavan Gardens at Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam in Mandya district on the lines of Disneyland in the United States. The Committee comprises elected representatives…

Blast fishing at KRS to make quick buck
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Blast fishing at KRS to make quick buck

Mysuru: Stopping dynamite blast fishing in the river stream of Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam has taken on a new urgency as the crude practice is taking a toll on populations of fish and at the same time harming the people who indulge in such activities. Dynamites or other types of explosives are used to…

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