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MGP demands setting up of Ward Committees
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MGP demands setting up of Ward Committees

Mysuru:  Ever since the adaption of 74th amendment to the Constitution in 1992, otherwise known as ‘Nagarapalika Act,’ the Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) has been urging from time to time every new Commissioner of the Mysuru City Corporation (MCC) to implement the Constitutional requirement of forming Ward Committees. It was during the time of P….

Traffic Survey: MGP seeks  suggestions from public
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Traffic Survey: MGP seeks  suggestions from public

Mysuru: With support from the District Administration and the Police Department, Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) is conducting a study on traffic problems in the Central Business District of Mysuru (a rectangle, whose corners are Jagjivan Ram Circle, Suburban Bus Stand, Gun House and Ramaswamy Circle). In this connection, MGP has in a press release requested…

MGP to conduct Traffic Surveys on Mar.5 and 7
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MGP to conduct Traffic Surveys on Mar.5 and 7

Mysuru, Mar. 2- With support from the district administration and the Police Department,  Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) is conducting a study on Mysuru’s traffic problems. As part of the study, volunteers from V-Lead, St.Philomena’s Post-Graduate Institute and Traffic Wardens will be conducting traffic surveys with support from the Traffic Police as follows: Mar.5 – 7…

Library building works begin at People’s Park
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Library building works begin at People’s Park

Mysuru: Even as the NGO Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) is struggling to find a public spirited lawyer to file a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) in the High Court to stop the construction of Public Library in park, the works on the Rs. 4.99 crore worth library building has already begun at the People’s Park in…

MGP urges Nitin Gadkari to stop Hunsur Road work
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MGP urges Nitin Gadkari to stop Hunsur Road work

Mysuru: The controversial Rs.12 crore road straightening work on Hunsur Road, which has faced the ire and opposition of the public, has now reached the Office of the Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Nitin Gadkari. In an e-mail letter to the Minister,  Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) has urged him to withdraw the project…

MGP to study traffic congestion Suggests remedial measures
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MGP to study traffic congestion Suggests remedial measures

Mysuru: A Comprehensive Study on Traffic Congestion in Mysuru City Centre, initiated by the Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP), was formally launched by Deputy Commissioner D.Randeep at his office this morning. The study will be anchored by R. Chandra Prakash and it will recommend solutions to de-congest the traffic in the Central Business District (CBD) that…

MGP Monthly Meeting on Police Issues
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MGP Monthly Meeting on Police Issues

Mysuru: Mysore Grahakara Parishat’s monthly Public Meeting to be held on Sunday (Nov. 12) at 4 pm at its office, 6/1, Vivekananda Road, Yadavagiri, will focus on Police issues. Dr. Vikram V. Amathe, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime and Traffic), will interact with the citizens. Interested public may attend the meeting. For details contact Ph:…

Reappointed to Mysuru Heritage Committee
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Reappointed to Mysuru Heritage Committee

Mysuru: The Karnataka government, in its order dated 12.10.2017, has re-appointed Maj.Gen.(Rtd.) S.G. Vombatkere of Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) to another term as a Member of the Expert Committee for Development and Protection of Mysuru Heritage Region. He will serve on the Committee till 2022. The government had earlier appointed him on the Committee for…

MGP monthly meeting on Consumer Courts
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MGP monthly meeting on Consumer Courts

Mysuru: Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP) will hold its monthly public  meeting on Sunday (Oct. 8) at 4 pm at its office, 6/1, Vivekananda Road, Yadavagiri. The meeting will focus on Consumer Protection Act and Consumer Courts. The Presidents of both the Consumer Courts (District Consumer Fora) operating in Mysuru,  H.M. Shivakumara Swamy and M.S. Ramachandra,…

City Police Commissioner joins MGP’s “Green Mysuru” drive
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City Police Commissioner joins MGP’s “Green Mysuru” drive

Mysuru: As part of the “Green Mysuru” programme, Mysore Grahakara Parishat (MGP), in association with several other organisations planted more than 400 saplings at Horse Park and Karnataka Armed Reserve Police quarters  on Sept.9 and 10. Dr. A. Subrahmanyeswara Rao, city Police Commissioner, inaugurated the second day’s programme by planting a sapling. Speaking on the…

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