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Woman unable to repay loan abducted; rescued in Mandya
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Woman unable to repay loan abducted; rescued in Mandya

Mandya: A Dalit woman who was unable to return a loan amount was forced to work as a bonded labourer. The inhuman way in which she was abducted has also been captured on video camera. The incident occurred at Bekkalale village in Maddur taluk. Nagesh of Gejjalagere village in Maddur Taluk and his accomplices Pandu,…

Two drown during Ganesha idols immersion at Mandya
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Two drown during Ganesha idols immersion at Mandya

Mandya:  In separate incidents, two youths were drowned during Ganesha idols immersion at Mandya last night. In the first incident, a 20-year-old youth was drowned while immersing the idol of Ganesha at a canal in Srirampura village in Srirangapatna taluk. The deceased is Varun, a native of Mandya, who had come to his relative’s house…

Mysurean among three killed in separate road mishaps at Mandya
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Mysurean among three killed in separate road mishaps at Mandya

Mandya:  A youth from Mysuru is among three persons killed in separate road mishaps that took place at Gananguru near Srirangapatna, Rudrakshipura Gate and at Bharathinagar in Mandya district yesterday. More than 10 persons have sustained injuries in the accidents. At Srirangapatna: In a serial accident that took place between a bike, car and a…

Bike rider killed in Mandya
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Bike rider killed in Mandya

Mandya:  Gowri-Ganesha Festival turned out to be fatal for a motorcycle rider who was killed on-the-spot in a accident that occurred in K.R. Pet taluk on Thursday. The deceased bike rider has been identified as Puttegowda (48) of Kundur near Kikkeri in K.R. Pet. Puttegowda was travelling on Karigonahalli-Lingapura Road to visit his father-in-law’s house…

Futile attempt to rob Khadi Shop close to MLA’s house
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Futile attempt to rob Khadi Shop close to MLA’s house

Mandya:  In a bid to make a fast buck during Gowri-Ganesha festival, burglars made a futile bid to rob a Khadi Emporium located close to Mandya MLA M. Srinivas’ residence on PES Engineering College Road in Mandya late last night. The burglars, who are learnt to be three in number, made repeated bids to break…

JD(S) retains hold in Mandya
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JD(S) retains hold in Mandya

Mandya:  Even as the coalition partners in the State Government — JD(S) and Congress — engaged in a ‘friendly fight’ in the Urban Local Body (ULB) polls, the JD(S) managed to retain its hold in Mandya district, winning in all ULBs. The JD(S) managed to hold on to power in Mandya CMC (City Municipal Council)…

Raja Mantapa near Srirangapatna found destroyed
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Raja Mantapa near Srirangapatna found destroyed

Mandya: Many people are aware of vested interests encroaching upon properties belonging to Mysuru Maharajas. An attempt to grab such a property at Kirangur near Srirangapatna has come to light now. Everyone is aware that Mysuru Maharajas used to celebrate Dasara Festival in Srirangapatna. As a testimony to that, the Dasara Mantapa used then is…

Death certificate issued to a living person!
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Death certificate issued to a living person!

Mandya:  Out of sheer negligence, one Ramegowda of Chikkaharohalli village in Srirangapatna taluk has been reportedly issued a Death Certificate by Deputy Tahsildar of Arakere hobli Sub-office instead of issuing it in the name of Ramegowda’s deceased father Thimmegowda. When Ramegowda and others brought it to the notice of the Deputy Tahsildar, he was said…

Man kills son at Mandya
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Man kills son at Mandya

Mandya: In a bizarre incident, a man brutally hacked to death his son at their house in Konanahalli Thittur village of the taluk this morning. The deceased has been identified as Vasu (26), while his father Krishnappa has been taken into custody by the Police for questioning. Krishnappa is said to have hacked his son…

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