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Ex-Mayor Bhyrappa slams MCC for errors in draft voter list
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Ex-Mayor Bhyrappa slams MCC for errors in draft voter list

Mysuru: Lashing out at the MCC officials for rolling out a voter’s list riddled with errors, former Mayor B.L. Bhyrappa on Wednesday claimed that owing to the carelessness of MCC officials, the electoral rolls are riddled with errors and the names of the dead continue to remain in the list. Addressing a press meet here…

MCC raids four hookah bars; seize smoking pipes, tobacco
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MCC raids four hookah bars; seize smoking pipes, tobacco

Mysuru:  In a surprise raid conducted by the members of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) Standing Committee on Health, four illegal hookah bars were shut down yesterday. The bars were run clandestinely by certain influential people at Bannimantap, Vontikoppal and Kalidasa Road, hoodwinking the law. The raids took place at ‘Highway Cafe’ near Highway Circle, Bannimantap,…

Florists run from pillar to post for a place to do business
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Florists run from pillar to post for a place to do business

Mysuru:  Florists on Valmiki Road, who have been asked by the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) to shift to Cheluvamba Park, are in a quandary as residents of the area have opposed to their presence there. The florists can neither open their shops on Valmiki Road now nor can they shift to an alternative place. Facing…

Close illegal parlours: Demand Beauticians
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Close illegal parlours: Demand Beauticians

Mysuru: Stung by the series of raids by the Police and the officials of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) on illegal massage parlours masquerading as licenced beauty parlours and the overall impact on the beauty industry, Mysuru District Beauticians and Beauty Parlours Association has demanded immediate closure of all illegal beauty parlours and massage parlours that…

Raid on beauty parlours continues: City cops grill accused
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Raid on beauty parlours continues: City cops grill accused

Mysuru: The City Police, who have arrested Hemavathi alias Sanjana, on charges of indulging in flesh trade racket in the name of beauty parlour, have continued their interrogation. The Police teams, on July 28 had raided two beauty parlours at Vijayanagar and Hootagalli simultaneously and had arrested Hemavathi and two of her accomplices. The Cops…

MCC evicts florists on Valmiki Road
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MCC evicts florists on Valmiki Road

Mysuru:  The old makes way for the new and this is exactly the experience of the nine florists who had set up shop on Valmiki Road nearly 15 years ago. The opening of Maharani’s Commerce and Management College for Women on the same road has spelt a doom on their daily lives as the management…

MCC officials raid beauty parlours, spa; verify documents
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MCC officials raid beauty parlours, spa; verify documents

Mysuru:  Following the Police busting flesh trade racket being run in the name of beauty parlours and spa in city, the officials of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) yesterday conducted surprise raids on some beauty parlours and spas in city and verfied the documents. The raids were led by MCC Health Officer Dr. Nagaraju and…

Despite ban, plastic adds to city’s pile of waste
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Despite ban, plastic adds to city’s pile of waste

Mysuru:  Humanity’s relationship with plastic is rather schizophrenic. It is present in almost every aspect of modern life — from water bottles to aircraft. Without it, our lives would not be the same. However, it is now considered an environmental evil because of the havoc that plastic waste wreaks. We see it on our streets,…

Keep Ganesha short at 4 ft.: MCC
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Keep Ganesha short at 4 ft.: MCC

Mysuru:  Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is taking all steps to make Ganesha festival an environmental-friendly one this year. As a first step, it has announced that Ganesha idols with more than four feet in height and made of paper moulds will be banned in city limits. The idols less than three to four feet in…

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