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Mysuru Mayoral election on Jan.18: Lobbying begins
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Mysuru Mayoral election on Jan.18: Lobbying begins

January 7, 2020

Mysuru/Mysore: After a two-month delay, the Mayoral election for the second term of the current tenure of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) has been scheduled to take place on Jan.18. The Government had announced the reservation matrix for Mayoral polls in December last, according to which the Mayor post is reserved for Backward Class-A (BCA)-…

Converting Waste into Bio-fertilisers
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Converting Waste into Bio-fertilisers

January 7, 2020

MCC to instal Rs. 100 cr. machines at Sewage Farm Mysuru/Mysore: Even as the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) is grappling to deal with pile-up of over two lakh tonnes of waste at the Solid Waste Management Unit at Sewage Farm in Vidyaranyapuram, the State Government has planned to install machines that convert waste into useful…

District Minister Somanna tells officials to hold ‘adalats’ in all taluks for addressing  public issues
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District Minister Somanna tells officials to hold ‘adalats’ in all taluks for addressing public issues

January 4, 2020

Mysuru/Mysore: District Minister V. Somanna on Friday directed Additional Deputy Commissioner and Assistant Commissioners to hold adalats in all taluks every fortnight in order to address people issues. Presiding over the Karnataka Development Programme (KDP) meeting at the ZP Hall here yesterday, Somanna pulled up absentee officials. Asking the officials to update him on their…

MCC directed to prepare Rs. 200-crore budget plan
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MCC directed to prepare Rs. 200-crore budget plan

January 4, 2020

Mysuru/Mysore: Instructing MCC officials to prepare a Rs.200-crore budget plan and estimate for improving the city’s civic infrastructure, District Minister V. Somanna assured to get the plan sanctioned from the Government. Chairing a meeting to discuss Mahatma Gandhi Nagara Vikasa Yojana (MGNVY) with Corporation officials at ZP premises here on Friday, Somanna said the city…

Corporators, MCC top brass squabble over Rs. 50 lakh Mayoral grant
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Corporators, MCC top brass squabble over Rs. 50 lakh Mayoral grant

January 3, 2020

Where is the money? Give us the money first Miffed Councillors stage a walk out leaving Mayor, officials red-faced Mysuru/Mysore:  An appraisal meeting to elicit opinions on Swachh Survekshan 2020 held at the Nalwadi Krishnaraja Auditorium of Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) last evening ended in a chaos and brought to fore the difference of opinion…

Mysuru placed Ninth in Clean City Quarterly Ranking
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Mysuru placed Ninth in Clean City Quarterly Ranking

January 2, 2020

Results will not impact National-level ranking, clarifies MCC National-level survey of cleanliness to begin from Jan. 4 Mysuru/Mysore: Mysuru has been ranked ninth in the Swachh Survekshan-2020 League (quarterly) that was conducted between April and June 2019. The city was considered under the population category of one lakh to 10 lakh.   The overall ranking of…

MCC to disconnect power, water supply of tax defaulters
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MCC to disconnect power, water supply of tax defaulters

December 27, 2019

Civic Body constitutes special recovery teams in all Nine Zones Mysuru: If you have not paid your property tax, then the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) will pull the fuse of your house to disconnect power supply and also stop domestic water supply. Desperate to mop-up revenues, the cash-strapped City Corporation is resorting to desperate measures…

DC led team to visit Nagpur to study waste disposal
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DC led team to visit Nagpur to study waste disposal

December 25, 2019

Mysuru: In a major step to scientifically clear two lakh tonnes of waste piled up at the Solid Waste Management Unit at Sewage Farm in Vidyaranyapuram here, the District Administration has now decided to adopt Nagpur model. A team of officers and elected representatives, led by the Deputy Commissioner, will visit Nagpur to learn about…

Family living in a toilet gets house
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Family living in a toilet gets house

December 22, 2019

Mysuru: Following the lead story in SOM dated Dec.18 in which the plight of a 14-member family living in a public toilet at Rajendranagar-Kesare in city was highlighted, the District Administration has provided shelter to the family at a housing complex in Yellamma Colony of Bannimantap. One Krishnamma had been living with 13 other members…

Living in a Toilet !
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Living in a Toilet !

December 18, 2019

Family of 14 make public toilet their home since seven years Mysuru: If Akshay Kumar-starrer ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ won the hearts of people as the movie talks about sanitary issues in India where people still defecate in the open due to lack of toilet facilities, this story of a family of 14 living inside…

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