Tag: Valmiki Road-Hunsur Road junction

Raintree Seedpods, water turn road stretch into biker’s nightmare

Raintree Seedpods, water turn road stretch into biker’s nightmare

March 31, 2019

Mysuru:  Many two-wheelers are regularly skidding on the Valmiki Road-Hunsur Road junction near a petrol pump on the Mysuru-Hunsur Road. The culprit is a tree — Raintree Seedpod or Ablizia Saman (locally called Chatri Mara or Bage Kai Mara) — whose seeds, when crushed under vehicles and mixed with water, makes the road slippery. This…


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