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India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara Swamy statue to be installed at Gattevadi near Nanjangud
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India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara Swamy statue to be installed at Gattevadi near Nanjangud

October 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Plans have materialised to install India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara statue (54-ft) at Gattevadi village under Doddakavalande hobli in Nanjangud taluk. The 18-ft statue of the Snake God will be placed on a 36-ft stone pedestal and the initiative has been taken by Thapobhoomi Trust. Yesterday, the black stone 18-ft statue arrived in Mysuru on…

Girl ends life after lover allegedly refuses to marry her
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Girl ends life after lover allegedly refuses to marry her

October 18, 2021

Case registered against eight persons; Departmental enquiry ordered against ASI for refusing to register complaint Nanjangud: A 19-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide after the youth she was in love with refused to marry her. The girl ended her life by hanging self and the incident has come to light lately. A case has been registered…

Petty quarrel ends with murder
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Petty quarrel ends with murder

October 7, 2021

Nanjangud: A quarrel over petty reason between two persons, ended with a murder of one of them at Geekahalli village in Nanjangud taluk yesterday. The murder victim has been identified as Madhukumar (31), son of late Kempanna of the village and the accused is Raju, also of the same village, who is now in Police…

Cultural programmes at Nanjangud Temple
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Cultural programmes at Nanjangud Temple

October 7, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The following cultural programmes have been organised at Sri Srikanteshwaraswamy Temple in Nanjangud here from Oct. 7 to 13 as part of Mysuru Dasara Mahotsava-2021: Oct. 7 – 6.30 pm: Puja Kunita by Lakshmivenkateshwara Janapada Kala Sangha; 7 pm: Hindustani Classical Music by Pt. Balachandra Nakod, Hubballi; 8 pm: Dance feature by Vid. SKR…

Nanjangud temple demolition: Tahsildar transferred
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Nanjangud temple demolition: Tahsildar transferred

September 28, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Nanjangud Tahsildar Mohankumari, who was in the centre of controversy over the razing of Huchhagani Mahadevamma Temple in Nanjangud taluk early this month, has been transferred by the Government. The transfer comes days after the Huchhagani Temple razing issue snowballed into a huge row, with the Opposition parties and Ruling party members alike  targeting…

Unidentified body found
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Unidentified body found

September 28, 2021

Nanjangud: An unidentified man, who used to loiter around Srikanteshwara Temple and sleep in the temple surroundings, has been found dead near the Guest House by the temple security guard at about 10 am on Sept. 24. The deceased is aged between 40 and 45 years and was wearing a brown coloured full arm shirt…

Hero Stones of Huchhagani
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Hero Stones of Huchhagani

September 19, 2021

Demolished Nanjangud Temple stood on a site of immense archaeological value By Dr. S.G. Ramadasa Reddy Huchhagani village is in Mysuru district, Nanjangud taluk, Hullahalli hobli, within the limits of Haradanahalli Gram Panchayat. It is 30 km from Mysuru and 28 km from  Nanjangud. If River Kapila flows in its east, river Bhrugu flows in…

Officers misread SC order on religious structures: MP
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Officers misread SC order on religious structures: MP

September 17, 2021

Pratap Simha shifts blame on Nanjangud Tahsildar; defends BJP Government Mysore/Mysuru: The demolition of centuries-old Mahadevamma Temple at Huchhagani village in Nanjangud taluk has sparked a major controversy pitting the State Government against the Mysuru District Administration.  After the video of the demolition went viral on social media, several politicians from different political parties registered…

Gold chain snatched from teacher
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Gold chain snatched from teacher

September 4, 2021

Nanjangud: A teacher was robbed of her gold chain by miscreants at Nanjangud on Friday. Suma, 52, a teacher by profession and a resident of Srirampura Road in the town, was walking towards her house at 7 pm on Friday evening, when two bike-borne miscreants managed to yank-off her 60-gm gold chain, costing about Rs….

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