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Left to Dry: Lingambudhi Lake dries up after many years
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Left to Dry: Lingambudhi Lake dries up after many years

May 13, 2019

• 290-acre Lake was built by Wadiyars in 1828 • Rampant encroachment, searing heat blamed Mysore: Even as the members of the Lingambudhi Lake Welfare Association have demanded the Mysuru District Minister’s intervention for rejuvenation of Lingambudhi Lake, the picturesque Lake has gone dry. Some of the factors that have contributed for the drying up…

Rampant Fishing at drying Kukkarahalli Lake
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Rampant Fishing at drying Kukkarahalli Lake

April 21, 2019

Birds will go without food as even Karanji Lake, Lingambudhi Lake have gone dry, say bird-lovers Rampant and large-scale fishing at a time when the iconic Kukkarahalli Lake is fast drying up has enraged environmentalists, morning walkers and bird lovers. Several green activists have told Star of Mysore that fishing activity is taking place in…

Lingambudhi Lake Watch programme tomorrow
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Lingambudhi Lake Watch programme tomorrow

December 29, 2018

Mysuru:  The lakes are the living heritage. The life that dwells in and around the lake is remarkable. The fresh air, serene environment and peace that lake offers attracts everybody. The lake environment is home to a variety of flora and fauna. The  bunds, reeds, forest and marshy areas around the lake supports the growth…

Lingambudhi Lake to be developed as tourist spot
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Lingambudhi Lake to be developed as tourist spot

December 26, 2018

Mysuru:  District in-Charge Minister G.T. Devegowda (GTD), who visited Lingambudhi Lake in Dattagalli Extension yesterday following complaints that the storm water drain and sewage water were getting mixed and polluting the water in the lake, instructed the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) authorities to clear the place and develop the lake into a tourism spot. Accompanied with…

Mega master plan to boost tourism in the offing
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Mega master plan to boost tourism in the offing

October 27, 2018

Mysuru: The Department of Tourism has chalked out a master plan to develop tourism in and around Mysuru district by giving a special thrust for development of Lakes and heritage tourist spots. As part of the plan, the Department has decided to develop Kukkarahalli Lake, Karanji Lake Nature Park, Lingambudhi Lake and other water bodies…

Lingambudhi Lake turning into Bellandur Lake of Bengaluru
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Lingambudhi Lake turning into Bellandur Lake of Bengaluru

July 13, 2018

Mysuru: With the formation of froth, Lingambudhi Lake in city is slowly turning into Bellandur Lake of Bengaluru as authorities have failed to stop the flow of sewage into the Lake despite repeated requests and also authorities concerned inspecting the Lake, says one of SOM readers, who has sent this photograph. Authorities concerned are urged…

Lingambudhi Lake crying for attention
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Lingambudhi Lake crying for attention

June 18, 2018

Lingambudhi Lake premises, the regular place for many to take a morning stroll for fresh air, is in a pathetic state with garbage such as thermocol, empty plastic covers, plastic cups, used plates and dry leaves dumped in the drain hindering the easy flow of water. Also, foul smell is emanating from the drain as…

MLA Ramdas inspects Lingambudhi Lake
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MLA Ramdas inspects Lingambudhi Lake

June 12, 2018

Mysuru:  In the wake of numerous complaints from residents on stench emanating from Lingambudhi Lake near Srirampura in city, MLA S.A. Ramdas visited the Lake yesterday and heard the grievances of the residents. The residents living in the surroundings of the Lake alleged that leaking underground drainage water was entering the Lake and this was…

Sewage water into Lingambudhi Lake: MLA conducts spot inspection
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Sewage water into Lingambudhi Lake: MLA conducts spot inspection

March 13, 2018

Mysuru: The residents of Dattagalli are a suffering lot as sewage water is entering the Lingambudi Lake in Dattagalli through the storm water drain and causing them a great deal of inconvenience. In the light of inconvenience caused, Chamundeshwari MLA G.T. Devegowda (GTD), MCC Commissioner G. Jagadeesha, MUDA Chief Engineer Suresh Babu and other engineers…

Dog menace at Lingambudhi Lake
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Dog menace at Lingambudhi Lake

November 28, 2017

Sir, Stray dogs are in abundance in our city parks, posing serious threats to all of us, especially children. The picturesque Lingambudhi Lake has perhaps 20 such dogs or more. This morning while walking I came near a pack of dogs sitting near the railing overlooking the lake. They started growling and barking. I made…

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