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Boy meets watery grave at Varuna Lake
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Boy meets watery grave at Varuna Lake

August 10, 2021

Woman rescues four others with her saree Mysore/Mysuru: A boy, who had been to Varuna Canal, near RBI, along with seven others was drowned in the canal on Sunday. The deceased boy is Rangaswamy (14), son of Raju and a resident of Manjunathapura in city. Rangaswamy was pursuing his 9th standard at the Government School…

Body of CAR Constable found in Varuna Lake
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Body of CAR Constable found in Varuna Lake

June 12, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The body of a CAR Police Constable was found in Varuna Lake this morning. The body has been identified as that of Mohan Kumar (30), who was attached to Bomb Detection Squad of CAR. It is not immediately known whether Mohan Kumar ended his life or died of accidental drowning, according to Mysuru South…

City boys drown at Varuna Canal
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City boys drown at Varuna Canal

December 14, 2020

Mysore/Mysuru: Two boys from Kuvempunagar in city, who had gone for a swim to Varuna Lake near Gorur, met watery grave yesterday. The deceased boys are Harikrishnan (15), son of Muralidharan and Vaibhav (13), son of Venkatesh, both residing at No. 353, 2nd Cross, 2nd Main at Kuvempunagar ‘M’ block in city. Vaibhav’s father Venkatesh,…

Youth commits suicide
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Youth commits suicide

March 11, 2020

Mysuru/Mysore: A 28-year-old, said to be depressed in life, has committed suicide by jumping into Varuna lake on the outskirts of city. His body was found floating in the lake this morning. The deceased is Basavanna, a resident of Bugathagalli village. Basavanna, who spoke to his friends at about 5 pm yesterday, had told them…

Crowds flock Varuna Lake for Water Sports
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Crowds flock Varuna Lake for Water Sports

October 16, 2018

The Dasara Water Sports, one of the major attractions of Dasara festivities, which was launched at Varuna Lake on T. Narasipur Road here on Oct.5, is drawing huge crowd. Picture shows the enthusiastic adventure-lovers thronging the venue on Sunday. Water Sports, conducted by Outback Adventures, one of the reputed agencies on adventure sports, includes activities…

Enjoy Water Sports ROUND-THE-YEAR at Varuna Lake
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Enjoy Water Sports ROUND-THE-YEAR at Varuna Lake

October 6, 2018

Mysuru: The Dasara water sports, one of the major attractions of Dasara festivities, was inaugurated by Higher Education Minister G.T. Devegowda and Tourism Minister S.R. Mahesh at Varuna Lake on T. Narasipur Road here yesterday. S.R. Mahesh, who spoke on the occasion, said henceforth water sports will be a permanent feature in Varuna Lake and…

Dasara Water Sports inaugurated at Varuna Lake
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Dasara Water Sports inaugurated at Varuna Lake

October 5, 2018

Water sports, one of the major attractions of Dasara festivities, was inaugurated by District Minister G.T. Devegowda and Tourism Minister S.R.Mahesh at Varuna Lake on T. Narasipur Road in city this morning. Picture shows the dignitaries enjoying a boat ride after the inauguration along with local MLA Dr. Yathindra Siddaramaiah, Dasara Special Officer and Deputy…

GTD to inaugurate Dasara Water Sports at Varuna Lake tomorrow
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GTD to inaugurate Dasara Water Sports at Varuna Lake tomorrow

October 4, 2018

Higher Education and District Minister G.T. Devegowda (GTD) will inaugurate the Water Sports, organised jointly by the District Administration and Tourism Department, as part of Dasara celebrations tomorrow (Oct.5) at 10 am at Varuna Lake on T. Narasipur Road here. Tourism and Sericulture Minister S.R. Mahesh will inaugurate the Information Centre. MLA Dr. Yathindra Siddharamaiah…

Water sports round the year planned at Varuna Lake
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Water sports round the year planned at Varuna Lake

February 6, 2018

Mysuru: The tender for the proposed water sports at Varuna Lake will be taken up within a week, said Deputy Commissioner D. Randeep at a  review meeting on water sports, held yesterday at his office. With this move, the long-awaited demand for the water sports is likely to come to fruition at the earliest. In…

Varuna Lake to be developed to hold regular Adventure Sports
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Varuna Lake to be developed to hold regular Adventure Sports

September 21, 2017

Mysuru: Dasara Water Sports was inaugurated by Minister for Youth Empowerment and Sports Pramod Madhwaraj at Varuna Lake on T. Narasipur Road this morning. The water sports maintained by Gen. Thimmaiah Adventure Sports Academy include Jet Skiing (Rs. 300 per person), Banana Boat ride (Rs. 250), Speed Boat (Rs. 200) and Kayaking (Rs. 150). With…

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