Tag: Voice of The Reader

A proud moment for RK Vidyashala
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A proud moment for RK Vidyashala

November 25, 2020

Sir, This is with reference to the achievements of Varun Ganapathy, who has been awarded the Sword of Honour and President’s Gold Medal at the Officers Training Academy in Chennai (SOM dated Nov. 23). A proud moment for all of us. Having studied in the prestigious Sri Ramakrishna (RK) Vidyashala, Mysuru, Varun Ganapathy has made…

Fill potholes on Mysuru-Hunsur Road
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Fill potholes on Mysuru-Hunsur Road

November 24, 2020

Sir, Hundreds of people, including the employees of BARC-RMP, Mysuru and other contract labourers and visitors travel on Mysuru-Hunsur road, on a daily basis and the potholes on this road are causing lot of inconvenience to both two-wheeler riders and to those who travel by four-wheelers. This apart, near St. Joseph’s Central School in front…

Road safety at stake
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Road safety at stake

November 23, 2020

Sir, In a heart-rending incident, very recently, a one-year-old baby girl slipped from her mother’s lap when the two-wheeler in which they were travelling was moving over a hump near Mandya and injured grievously. However, she could not sustain the head injuries and died while undergoing treatment at a nearby hospital. This incident should become…

Unmotorable National Highway
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Unmotorable National Highway

November 21, 2020

Sir, The National Highway connecting Mysuru to Coimbatore and to Kerala is one of the major Highways with a very large density of vehicles at any point of time. About 45 kms of this Highway between Chamarajanagar and Tamil Nadu border is a misnomer for the road. This stretch of about 45 kms will test…

Digital Life Certificate: Govt. should identify areawise Common Service Centres
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Digital Life Certificate: Govt. should identify areawise Common Service Centres

November 20, 2020

Sir, This is with reference to the letter in SOM dated Nov. 18 by Kamala regarding the difficulty of pensioners in getting Jeevan Pramaan Digital Life Certificate (JP-DLC). Also referring your response regarding other options. Yes, respective banks (any branch) are supposed to facilitate the JP-DLC biometric authentication for pensioners but the banks are not…

Jeevan Pramaan: Pensioner’s woes
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Jeevan Pramaan: Pensioner’s woes

November 18, 2020

Sir, I am a retired teacher from a private school. I have been drawing my pension since 2008. As it is mandated, I had gone to the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Office at Nazarbad to confirm my Jeevan Pramaan Account. At the gate of the said office, from behind locked gates, an official directed me…

Cement direction boards crying for attention
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Cement direction boards crying for attention

November 17, 2020

Sir, I am residing at the road situated behind Sai Baba temple, J.P. Nagar, Mysuru. Ours as well as surrounding roads lack direction signboards. As such, new-comers to our area as well as delivery boys, courier boys and others are finding it difficult to locate the address.  Some cement boards are painted in yellow but…

Nostalgically Speaking: A reader remembers personal experience with Kempaiah IPS
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Nostalgically Speaking: A reader remembers personal experience with Kempaiah IPS

November 15, 2020

Sir,  KBG’s piece under Nostalgically Speaking-11 on IPS Officer Kempaiah is spot-on (SOM dated Sept. 27, Oct. 4, Oct. 11,  2020). There is simply no match to former Commissioner of Police Kempaiah for sheer resourcefulness and dynamism. And, he richly deserves the praise lavished by K.B. Ganapathy. Undoubtedly, Kempaiah endeared himself to the public as…

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