Tag: Mysuru Rains

Minister assesses rain damage at Lakshmipura
News

Minister assesses rain damage at Lakshmipura

December 2, 2021

Rs. 1 lakh immediate relief for house collapse; total compensation raised to Rs. 5 lakh Mysore/Mysuru: Revenue Minister R. Ashoka visited Lakshmipura in Mysuru taluk yesterday where extensive damage has been caused to houses due to incessant rains. He met the families that have lost houses and directed the District Administration to disburse compensation immediately….

Rain havoc in district: 3 killed, 1,994 houses, 500-km roads, 67 School buildings and 33 PHCs damaged
News

Rain havoc in district: 3 killed, 1,994 houses, 500-km roads, 67 School buildings and 33 PHCs damaged

November 20, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: District Minister S.T. Somashekar today said that he has directed the District Administration to take up rain relief measures on a war-footing. Somashekar was addressing a press meet at the BJP Office in Chamarajapuram here this morning on the party’s campaign and preparedness for the Legislative Council Polls from Local Authorities Constituencies, scheduled to…

Landslides yet again atop Chamundi Hill
News, Top Stories

Landslides yet again atop Chamundi Hill

November 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: One more landslide atop the Chamundi Hill yesterday morning near the Nandi Statue, metres around the earlier three landslides, has become a reason for worry to the District Administration as it has to take up a massive scale works to restore the roads and the hillock to its original shape. The fourth landslide caused…

Elderly man trapped under rubble rescued
News

Elderly man trapped under rubble rescued

November 18, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Fire and Emergency Services Department rescued an elderly man from the rubble of a house collapse last night. He was buried under the debris and is now recuperating at a hospital. The incident occurred at Khille Mohalla on Uttaradi Mutt Road where a house collapsed, trapping 72-year-old Ramnath. Due to incessant rains, the…

Lingambudhi Lake bund dug up to drain excess water
News, Top Stories

Lingambudhi Lake bund dug up to drain excess water

November 18, 2021

Now small drains in low-lying areas around Lake overflowing MUDA buckled under pressure from biggies, say residents Earth-movers destroy trees planted by Forest Department Fragile ecosystem of Lake threatened, allege green activists Mysore/Mysuru: To prevent water from the Lingambudhi Lake entering nearby layouts and properties owned by certain influential people, the Lake’s bund (Kodi) was…

‘Aurora’ lights up city sky just before rains
News, Top Stories

‘Aurora’ lights up city sky just before rains

November 18, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: While it is common to see a rainbow in Mysuru region, a rare phenomenon of aurora could be seen in the skies just before it rained in the city last evening. The bright red colour piercing through the sky baffled the residents and many captured this rare moment in their cameras and mobile phones….

More demand for umbrella, raincoats
News

More demand for umbrella, raincoats

November 14, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: With incessant downpour since over a month in city, the sales of umbrella and raincoats have increased in the city with umbrellas and raincoats of various size and colours put up on sale on the footpaths of city roads. The continuous rains has also brought down the temperature and people especially children and the…

Rain woes
Photo News

Rain woes

November 14, 2021

Continuous rains across the city since over a month has been creating havoc at many parts with rain water flooding residential areas and entering houses causing hardships to residents. This morning, sewage water from a manhole near Kukkarahalli Lake overflowed on the road causing a lot of inconvenience to motorists. Picture (above) shows a Government…

Huge Rain Tree uproots
News, Top Stories

Huge Rain Tree uproots

November 12, 2021

3 cars, five bikes smashed on Sri Harsha Road; MCC begins clearing drive; roads barricaded Mysore/Mysuru: A huge Rain Tree fell across Sri Harsha Road last night, damaging three cars and five bikes. The tree also brought down a few electric poles,  snapping power cables. The video of the crushed cars and bikes has gone…

Minister seeks Rs. 283 cr. for flood relief
News

Minister seeks Rs. 283 cr. for flood relief

November 11, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: With Mysuru city and district suffering extensive damages due to heavy rains in the past one month, District Minister S.T. Somashekar has appealed Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai to sanction a special grant of Rs. 283.35 crore for taking up relief work. In a letter written to the CM, Somashekar said that following a direction…

1 2 3 6
ABOUT

Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 41 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.

CONTACT

Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]