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Tractor Showroom owner ends life at Mandya
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Tractor Showroom owner ends life at Mandya

Mandya: In a reported incident, a tractor showroom owner ended life by hanging self at his showroom late last night. Lokesh (38) of Chikkegowdanadoddi is the deceased. Lokesh, who owned Mahindra Tractor Showroom near Swarnasandra Circle at Mandya, had reportedly incurred huge losses. He is said to have hanged   himself late last night and the…

Mandya DC bans mining around KRS Dam
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Mandya DC bans mining around KRS Dam

Mandya: Mandya Deputy Commissioner N. Manjushree has banned mining, stone quarrying and all other allied activities in 20-kilometre radius around the Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam. The DC will issue an order in this regard in the next two days. A decision to this effect has been taken at an emergency meeting of officials chaired…

Deadly Hospital Bill: Health Department clarifies
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Deadly Hospital Bill: Health Department clarifies

Mysuru:  Following the news item titled “Deadly Hospital Bill: Youth ends life unable to pay Rs. 2 lakh – Hospitalised father too passes away” published in SOM dated Sept. 27, the District Health and Family Welfare Department has issued a clarification regarding the matter. In a press release, the DHO said that 55-year-old Hirannaiah of…

Ten killed in Mandya accidents
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Ten killed in Mandya accidents

Mandya: It was a black day for Mandya District on Tuesday, as 10 persons lost their lives in different accidents across the district, including four persons who were run over by a lorry on the outskirts of Mandya city. Four motorcyclists travelling in three bikes were killed on the spot and ten pedestrians were injured…

Woman murdered for dowry
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Woman murdered for dowry

Mandya:  In a dowry death incident, a 28-year-old woman was allegedly hanged to death by her in-laws at Bookanakere in K.R. Pet taluk of Mandya late last night. The deceased has been identified as Ganashree, wife of one Ashok of Bokanakere. Ganashree of Aralakuppe in Pandavapura taluk was married to Ashok of Bookanakere about eight…

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.

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