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Entry to Srirangapatna Temples banned on select days
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Entry to Srirangapatna Temples banned on select days

August 1, 2021

Srirangapatna: With the number of devotees visiting the famed Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple at Srirangapatna and Nimishamba Temple at Ganjam increasing by the day of late, the Taluk Administration has imposed restrictions on entry to the two temples as a precautionary and safety measure in the wake of a possible third wave of attack of the…

No Boating in Ranganathittu
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No Boating in Ranganathittu

July 26, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Boating operations have been suspended at Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary for an indefinite period as the flow in the Cauvery has significantly increased. The bird sanctuary is located on the banks of River Cauvery downstream of KRS reservoir near Srirangapatna and once water is released from the reservoir, it gushes downstream resulting in the increase…

KRS Dam crosses 100 ft. mark
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KRS Dam crosses 100 ft. mark

July 21, 2021

Srirangapatna: Thanks to copious rains in the catchment areas of Kodagu, water level at KRS Dam in Mandya District has crossed the 100 feet mark. According to statistics provided by Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited, water level this morning stood at 101 feet as against a maximum level of 124.80 feet. Last year (2020), the Dam…

Minor wall collapse at KRS Reservoir
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Minor wall collapse at KRS Reservoir

July 19, 2021

CNNL engineers say no need to panic Srirangapatna: At a time when the dust raised by political slugfest over illegal and legal stone mining activities posing a threat to the iconic Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam is yet to settle down, a minor wall collapse under the Reservoir steps last night has caused concern.  Over…

Live gelatin sticks dumped near Bebi Betta quarry
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Live gelatin sticks dumped near Bebi Betta quarry

July 18, 2021

Srirangapatna: Memories of a deadly dynamite blast, claiming at least six lives of those trying to dispose of gelatin sticks fearing Police search at a quarry site in Herenagaveli village of Chikkaballapura taluk in February this year, returned to haunt on Thursday at Bebi Betta in Pandavapura when a huge cache of live gelatin sticks…

Set up Task Force for KRS Dam safety: Mandya MP
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Set up Task Force for KRS Dam safety: Mandya MP

July 15, 2021

Sumalatha visits stone crushers at Baby Betta; seeks info from fumbling officials   Srirangapatna/Pandavapura: After her visit to the Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam where she inspected a couple of sluice gates and interacted with the officials from Cauvery Neeravari Nigam Limited  (CNNL), Mandya MP Sumalatha visited certain quarries at Baby Betta in Pandavapura Taluk, the…

Dy.SP has a farmhouse at KRS backwaters, a restricted area!
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Dy.SP has a farmhouse at KRS backwaters, a restricted area!

July 15, 2021

MP Sumalatha seeks detailed report Srirangapatna: During the inspection of KRS Dam yesterday, MP Sumalatha questioned the Police and the Karnataka State Industrial Security Force (KISF) that manages the Dam about certain issues concerning the Dam. She asked Inspector Santosh whether it had come to his notice that a few days back a group of…

I stand by my words on cracks in KRS Dam: Mandya MP
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I stand by my words on cracks in KRS Dam: Mandya MP

July 14, 2021

‘CNNL officers are not qualified Dam safety certifying authority’  Srirangapatna: In the backdrop of her statement that Krishna Raja Sagar (KRS) Dam has developed cracks due to rampant stone mining and blasting around it, Mandya MP Sumalatha Ambarish visited the Dam this morning and took first-hand information from the officials.  A heavy posse of Policemen…

Srirangapatna MLA visits KRS Dam; seeks info from officials
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Srirangapatna MLA visits KRS Dam; seeks info from officials

July 8, 2021

‘All Mandya JD(S) MLAs are involved in mining; what is wrong in it?’ Srirangapatna: Amidst raging controversy over the safety of Krishna Raja Sagar Dam in Mandya and following Mandya MP Sumalatha’s revelations that cracks have developed in the Dam due to mining activity, Srirangapatna MLA Ravindra Srikantaiah visited the Dam this morning to take…

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