Tag: Torchlight Parade Grounds

Light, stunt display marks end of Dasara
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Light, stunt display marks end of Dasara

October 9, 2019

Governor receives salute from marching contingents Mysuru: Tent pegging by the Mounted Police personnel, laser show, daredevil stunts by Indian Army personnel, torchlight parade by Police probationers from Hassan Police Training School, cultural programmes and colourful fireworks marked the end of the 10-day Dasara festivities in city yesterday. After the Jumboo Savari concluded at Torchlight…

Dasara Air Show on Oct. 2
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Dasara Air Show on Oct. 2

September 19, 2019

Minister V. Somanna inspects Torchlight Parade Grounds and Mysore Palace Official invitation to Dr. S.L. Bhyrappa and Pramoda Devi Wadiyar at 6 pm today Golden Throne to be assembled at Durbar Hall of Palace on Sept. 24 Mysuru: Aviation enthusiasts are in for a visual treat this Dasara as a full-fledged Dasara Air Show will…

MCC proposes shifting of sheep market to Torchlight Grounds
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MCC proposes shifting of sheep market to Torchlight Grounds

August 1, 2019

Mysuru: The landmark LIC Circle or the Millennium Circle will no longer be a place to sell sheep. Every Bakrid season, the area turns to a sheep pen with traders coming from far off villages to sell sheep and buyers haggling with them to buy the healthiest animal for a the best price.  The Mysuru…

Education is key to fight ills of society: G.T. Devegowda
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Education is key to fight ills of society: G.T. Devegowda

August 16, 2018

Mysuru:  “To fight the ills of the society like poverty, ignorance, illiteracy and superstition, a proper education system is the only force that can deliver us from such problems,” said Higher Education and District in-Charge Minister G.T. Devegowda (GTD). Delivering the 72nd Independence Day message after hoisting the National Flag at the Torchlight Parade Grounds…

Drizzle does not deter final Independence Day rehearsals
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Drizzle does not deter final Independence Day rehearsals

August 13, 2018

Mysuru: The continuous drizzle this morning did not deter the enthusiasm of the 29 platoons, including both armed and unarmed divisions, which took part in the second and final rehearsals for the Independence Day (I-Day) celebrations to be held at the Torchlight Parade Grounds in Bannimantap on Wednesday (Aug.15). At the rehearsals that began at…

Torchlight Parade Grounds can now accommodate 33,500 people
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Torchlight Parade Grounds can now accommodate 33,500 people

July 13, 2018

Mysuru:  Seating capacity at the famed Torchlight Parade Grounds at Bannimantap has just got bigger. The Grounds that hosts the Dasara Torchlight Parade and other events like Independence Day and Republic Day parades can now accommodate 33,500 people instead of the earlier 22,000 – an increase of 11,500 seats. Considering the need to accommodate more…

69th Republic Day celebrated with patriotic fervour in Mysuru
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69th Republic Day celebrated with patriotic fervour in Mysuru

January 27, 2018

Mysuru: The 69th Republic Day was celebrated in city yesterday in a grand manner. While all schools and colleges celebrated the day by holding special flag hoisting ceremonies and parades, the main event was organised by the District Administration at Torchlight Parade Grounds in Bannimantap where District in-Charge Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa unfurled the National…

Bigg Boss Santhe entertains Mysureans
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Bigg Boss Santhe entertains Mysureans

February 19, 2017

In the context of the huge popularity and success of Bigg Boss Season-4, reality show beamed through Colors Kannada TV channel, a programme titled ‘Bigg Boss Santhe’ was organised at Torchlight Parade Grounds in Bannimantap here last evening. Pratham of city and other contestants of Bigg Boss presented an entertaining programme enthralling the audience fully….

‘Bigg Boss’ contestants to enthrall  Mysureans tomorrow
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‘Bigg Boss’ contestants to enthrall Mysureans tomorrow

February 17, 2017

For all those who wish to catch a glimpse of the Bigg Boss Season-4 contestants here is an opportunity. The contestants will be taking part in a cultural show organised by a Kannada TV Channel at Torchlight Parade Grounds in Bannimantap from 6 pm tomorrow. The four-hour event will feature dance performance and comedy shows…

A panoramic view of Bannimantap Grounds
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A panoramic view of Bannimantap Grounds

February 15, 2017

The Torchlight Parade Grounds in Bannimantap is set to become a major tourist attraction in city with the Mysuru Urban Development Authority (MUDA) planning to increase the seating capacity to 40,000 spectators from the existing capacity of 22,000. Once the extension works are completed, the Grounds will play host to mega events where a large…

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