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Putting an end to monkey business…
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Putting an end to monkey business…

A group of 18 monkeys, which were creating nuisance by jumping on public and snatching bags, were caught with the help of Forest Department personnel and MCC staff near Kukkarahalli Lake on Thursday. Picture shows former Mayor R. Lingappa, MCC Veterinarian Dr. Suresh, Forest Department Veterinarian Dr. Nagaraj and others along with the captured monkeys.

Artistic touch to damaged manhole
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Artistic touch to damaged manhole

City artist Badal Najundaswamy, who is grabbing the attention of BBMP in Bengaluru through his creative art works to highlight civic problems, has now created a simple art work around a damaged manhole at Kukkarahalli in Mysuru to draw the attention of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) authorities. Badal has drawn the round spectacles of Gandhiji,…

Street Food
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Street Food

By N.K.A. Ballal, Retd. Sr. Vice-President, ITDC About two years back, the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) had taken a decision to relocate the food vendors, spread all over the city. The  reasoning behind such a move was two-folded. Firstly, licence was to be issued to vendors who adhered to basic hygiene principles and secondly, to…

MCC proposals find no mention in State Budget
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MCC proposals find no mention in State Budget

Officials of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) were in for a surprise yesterday when the Rs. 810 crore proposals for various projects in Mysuru sent by them did not figure in the Budget announcements made by Chief Minister Siddharamaiah  yesterday. Interestingly, Siddharamaiah and District Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa had shown keen interest in various developmental…

Seshadri Iyer Road divider works irk public
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Seshadri Iyer Road divider works irk public

 The Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has taken up the works to fix dividers on Seshadri Iyer Road from Dhanvanthri Road Junction to Irwin Road Junction and make the stretch a double road. As the road is already narrow, people feel that once the median work is completed, the width of the road will further reduce,…

MCC instructs eateries to maintain cleanliness
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MCC instructs eateries to maintain cleanliness

Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has taken steps to prevent spread of epidemic diseases. In a press release, MCC Commissioner has asked owners of hotels, canteens and fast food joints to provide hot water, clean food and ensure cleaning of vessels in hot water using a detergent. He has further asked the owners to get the…

MCC mulls at amendments to building bylaws
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MCC mulls at amendments to building bylaws

MCC Commissioner G. Jagadeesha has said that the MCC was mulling on bringing amendments to the existing building bylaws, making it mandatory for building owners to have a solar power and rain harvesting systems. He was speaking at the workshop for scribes on ‘Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation’ organised by Mysuru District Journalists Association (MDJA)…

MCC distributes free LPG stove and cylinders to poor
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MCC distributes free LPG stove and cylinders to poor

Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) recently distributed free LPG stove and cylinders for 75 beneficiaries belonging to Scheduled Caste and Backward Communities residing at Kumbarakoppal coming Ward. 28 for the year 2014-15 and 2015-16. Corporator Shivamadu, ex-Corporator Lalithamma Vishakantegowda and industrialist K.B. Lingaraju were present.  

Compost Units to come up at Rayanakere and Kesare soon
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Compost Units to come up at Rayanakere and Kesare soon

By S.T. Ravikumar For a city which has won the ‘Cleanest City’ tag for two successive years, waste management and garbage disposal has become a daunting challenge. Although Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is working to put in place a perfect mechanism for waste management and disposal, the civic body is facing several hurdles in its…

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