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Education Minister Nagesh visits Tent School at Palace
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Education Minister Nagesh visits Tent School at Palace

October 2, 2022

Interacts with children of Mahouts and Kavadis Mysore/Mysuru: Minister for Primary and Secondary Education B.C. Nagesh visited the temporary Tent School opened for the children of Mahouts and Kavadis who are participating in the Dasara festivities, in the Palace premises and also interacted with the children on Thursday. The Minister, who was in Mysuru to…

SDM-IMD students conduct activities for children of Mahouts, Kavadis
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SDM-IMD students conduct activities for children of Mahouts, Kavadis

October 1, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: The Library Initiative For Education (LIFE), student members of SDM Institute for Management Development (SDM-IMD), in collaboration with the Department of Public Libraries, Mysuru, along with Rotary Club South-East, are conducting an outreach programme for the children of Mahouts and Kavadis who are housed in the Palace premises for Dasara-2022. The programe’s main objective…

Shaktidhama children come calling to Tent School
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Shaktidhama children come calling to Tent School

September 21, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: Children of Mahouts and Kavadis who are housed at the Mysore Palace where they are indulging in activities including study and play had special visitors yesterday where children from Shaktidhama at the foot of Chamundi Hill interacted and exchanged ideas. The special Tent School visit was organised for the children of the same age…

Forest dwellers at Palace pampered with goodies
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Forest dwellers at Palace pampered with goodies

September 7, 2022

Minister formally opens tent school, tent library, health unit for Mahouts, Kavadis and families Mysore/Mysuru: Health and education will be the focus of this Dasara when it comes to the elephant caretakers and the Government has taken a special interest in setting up tent schools to educate the children of Mahouts and Kavadis. Nature-based treatment…

Bags, notebooks distributed to children of Mahouts, Kavadis
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Bags, notebooks distributed to children of Mahouts, Kavadis

September 6, 2022

Mysore/Mysuru: A Bengaluru-based Software Engineer recently distributed school bags and notebooks to the children of Mahouts and Kavadis who are taking part in Dasara celebrations. The Department of Public Instruction has already taken steps to ensure that the children of Mahouts and Kavadis, who are now staying in the Palace premises are not deprived of…

Salaries hiked: Mahouts, Kavadis withdraw Dasara boycott call
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Salaries hiked: Mahouts, Kavadis withdraw Dasara boycott call

August 4, 2022

Kushalnagar: The dark clouds that had overshadowed this year’s Dasara celebrations over the boycott threat of Mahouts and Kavadis have cleared as the State Government has hiked the salaries. The strike has been withdrawn now and all the elephant handlers will participate in the festivities that will begin with Gajapayana on Aug. 7. In a…

Mahouts and Kavadis undergo dental check-up at Palace premises
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Mahouts and Kavadis undergo dental check-up at Palace premises

October 5, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Ahead of Dasara festivities, the Mahouts and Kavadis of Dasara elephants camping in Palace premises underwent a dental check-up at the camp organised by ANI Foundation in association with Style Architect, in the Palace premises here on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, Dentists Dr. Nisarga Kansar and Dr. N. Anushri  said that ANI Foundation…

Incentive, groceries, gifts distributed to Mahouts, Kavadis
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Incentive, groceries, gifts distributed to Mahouts, Kavadis

October 30, 2020

Deputy Conservator of Forests (DCF) M.G. Alexander seen distributing incentive, groceries, sweets and gifts to the Mahouts and Kavadis of all five Dasara elephants at Mysore Palace before they left for their respective elephant camps yesterday. A few donors had also large boxes containing biscuits, chocolates, sweets and peanut toffees to Mahouts and Kavadis to…

Forest Officer hosts lunch for Mahouts, Kavadis
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Forest Officer hosts lunch for Mahouts, Kavadis

October 28, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Chief Conservator of Forests (CCF) of Mysuru Circle T. Heeralal, yesterday, hosted lunch for Mahouts and Kavadis of all five Dasara elephants for fulfilling their responsibilities successfully during Jumboo Savari held on Oct. 26 in Mysore Palace premises. Usually, Mahouts, Kavadis and their family members are taken to Ranganathittu, where lunch would be organised…

Dental and eye check-up conducted for Mahouts and Kavadis
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Dental and eye check-up conducted for Mahouts and Kavadis

September 23, 2019

Mysuru:  A dental and eye check-up camp was organised for mahouts, kavadis and their family members at Palace premises here yesterday by Indian Wildlife Explorer (IWE), ANI Foundation, Inner wheel Club of Mysore Central and other organisations. Dr. Anushri and Dr. Nisarga conducted the dental check-up and provided toothbrush and toothpaste to all and demonstrated…

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