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Financial feud: Businessman allegedly murdered at Periyapatna
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Financial feud: Businessman allegedly murdered at Periyapatna

March 30, 2021

Periyapatna: A businessman was allegedly murdered over financial issues near Chowdenahalli village on the outskirts of Periyapatna yesterday morning. The deceased is K.A. Harris (55), an arecanut businessman and President of Kottamudi Jamayath, near Napoklu in Kodagu district. The accused has been identified as Hameed, a resident of Moornadu in Kodagu. Details: Harris was into…

Alleged dowry death: Husband arrested
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Alleged dowry death: Husband arrested

February 18, 2021

Periyapatna: Periyapatna Police have arrested a man following the death of his wife due to alleged dowry harassment. The arrested is Manju, a resident of Hitnahalli village in the taluk, while his deceased wife is Sunitha (26).  Daughter of Eerappaji of Naaralapura village in the taluk, Sunitha was given in marriage to Manju on Mar….

Row over Cauvery Statue on Mysuru-Kodagu border
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Row over Cauvery Statue on Mysuru-Kodagu border

February 5, 2021

Bengaluru-based advocate sends legal notice to clear the Statue near Kushalnagar; Kannada activists oppose move Kushalnagar/Periyapatna: The Statue of Cauvery on the border of Mysuru-Kodagu near Kushalnagar has become a flashpoint with a Bengaluru-based advocate sending a legal notice to Periyapatna Tahsildar to clear the Statue as it obstructs smooth traffic.  This legal notice has,…

Officer on counting duty dies of heart attack
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Officer on counting duty dies of heart attack

December 30, 2020

A PWD Assistant Executive Engineer, he was deployed on duty at Periyapatna  Periyapatna: An Assistant Executive Engineer of Public Works Department (PWD), who was the polling officer for N. Shettahalli Gram Panchayat, died of heart attack even as the counting had begun at Pushpa Convent here this morning. The deceased is Boregowda (55), who was…

Extortion racket busted: Accused had forcibly taken Rs. 30 lakh from a doc
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Extortion racket busted: Accused had forcibly taken Rs. 30 lakh from a doc

November 20, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Five persons, including a woman have been arrested by Kuvempunagar Police on the charges of extorting money from a Mysuru-based doctor, who runs a clinic in Periyapatna taluk of Mysuru district. The accused have been identified as Naveen of Neralakuppe, Harish of Muddanahalli, Shivaraj of Makodu, Anitha of Hunsur and Vijay of Nandipura.  Based…

Girl’s murder case: Periyapatna Police arrest another accused
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Girl’s murder case: Periyapatna Police arrest another accused

November 19, 2020

Periyapatna: Periyapatna Police, who had arrested a youth on charges of killing a girl and burning her body and were on a lookout to nab his accomplice, who helped him in the crime, have finally arrested him. The Police, had earlier arrested 24-year-old Siddaraju of Karalapura, who is said to be the lover of the…

Girl allegedly murdered, burnt by miscreants
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Girl allegedly murdered, burnt by miscreants

November 9, 2020

Bettadapura: A girl, aged between 18 and 20 years has been allegedly murdered and her body was set on fire next to Kelluru Harangi Canal bund adjacent to K.R. Nagar-Ravandur Main Road in Periyapatna taluk.  Villagers, who found the body still burning with the upper portion charred on Sunday morning, informed the Police. Police said…

Poachers nabbed for hunting jackal, langur
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Poachers nabbed for hunting jackal, langur

October 20, 2020

Periyapatna/ Hanur: In separate cases, the Forest staff have arrested four poachers on charges of hunting a jackal at Periyapatna of Mysuru and langur at Cauvery Wildlife Forest area in Hanur taluk of Chamarajanagar. In the first cases, the Forest staff arrested two persons, who had hunted a jackal by placing country-made bomb in the…

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