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Sandalwood smuggler arrested in Mandya
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Sandalwood smuggler arrested in Mandya

Mandya: The Forest Department staff have arrested a person on charges of chopping sandalwood trees and smuggling it in broad daylight at Basavana Betta forest area in Mandya district. The arrested has been identified as Shantharaju, son of Bettaiah and a resident of Gundapura village in Malavalli taluk. DRFO Praveen and staff, who were patrolling…

Youth beheads man, arrives at Police Station with severed head !
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Youth beheads man, arrives at Police Station with severed head !

Mandya:  In a gruesome incident, a youth, who beheaded a 38-year-old man, arrived at Malavalli Rural Police Station along with his victim’s severed head this morning much to the horror of Police personnel. Pashupathi, 24, of Chikkabagilu in Malavalli taluk, is the accused while Girish (38) of the same village is the victim. Pashupathi’s mother…

Elderly man killed in wall collapse
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Elderly man killed in wall collapse

Mandya: An elderly man was killed when a wall of his house colla psed due to heavy rains at Sadolalu village in Maddur taluk last night. The deceased has been identified as Ayyappa (68). Ayyappa was fast asleep in his house, when the wall collapsed on him due to heavy rains that lashed the village…

Lineman electrocuted
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Lineman electrocuted

Mandya: In a tragic incident, a 35-year-old lineman attached to Santebachahalli Sub-Station in K.R. Pet taluk was electrocuted while working on an electric pole at Yaladahalli near Bharatipura Cross in K.R. Pet taluk this morning. The deceased has been identified as Rakesh (35) of Gidadaboppanahalli.

Blast of sound shocks people in Mysuru, Mandya and Pandavapura
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Blast of sound shocks people in Mysuru, Mandya and Pandavapura

Mysuru:  Several Mysureans and residents of Mandya, Pandavapura and Srirangapatna experienced a mysterious rattling sound at around 2.40 pm yesterday. The sound was sharp and was of high intensity and its effects were felt across Mysuru, Srirangapatna, Pandavapura and parts of Mandya. The loud sound came at a time when similar sounds were heard in…

One killed in auto mishap
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One killed in auto mishap

Mandya: One person was killed and two others were injured when the auto-rickshaw they were travelling in, hit a pig in Nagamanagala Taluk of the district on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Madesh (30), a solar plant worker, while the two injured passenger, whose identity is not yet known are being treated at…

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…

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