DKShi-BY Raghavendra meeting leaves eyebrows raised
Shivamogga: A sudden meeting between Minister for major irrigation DK Shivakumar and Shivamogga MP BY Raghavendra has left eyebrows raised. However, sources said that the meeting need not make way for any speculations as the two leaders did not discuss politics at all.
Shivamogga facing threat of drought
Shivamogga: Along with several districts in the state, Shivamogga too has been facing a scarcity of water this season. Usually, almost all the areas in the city were supplied with drinking water every morning but now the supply has been cut down to once in three days. If this continues, soon there will be no water even to drink. People have already started talking that if there is no sufficient rainfall this year to fill Tunga river, the district might have to face drought.
BSY to tour state to assess drought hit regions
Shivamogga: "The state is facing drought and our farmers are in trouble. Being the opposition leader, I will take a statewide tour to interact with the farmers and study their their condition," said Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and the leader of the opposition, B S Yeddyurappa.
DC K A Dayanand meets RTO officials, addresses public grievances
Shivamogga: “We have received many complaints from the public stating that the auto rickshaw drivers are not turning on their auto meters and charging excessive fare. It is compulsory to turn on the meter”, said Deputy Commissioner K A Dayanand, here on Monday, May 20.
If PM speaks about me, I am recognised leader: Beluru Goplalakrishna
Shivamogga: "I started off as a party activist and I am a former MLA. I started my political career under the guidance of Late Bangarappa. Bangarappa was my mentor. With his advice and support of the people, I was able to grow and succeed in politics", said Beluru Goplalakrishna, in an exclusive interview with News Karnataka.
SP Dr. Ashwini relaunches Obavva Squad in Shivamogga
Shivamogga: The Obavva Squad for the safety of women which was started when Ravi D Channannavar was the Superintendent of Police (SP) of the district has been relaunched. The relaunch is to bring the eve teasers and offenders who abuse and harass women to justice.
Cong never divided religions, people: DK Shi
Shivamogga: Taking exception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement that the Congress is dividing the 'Veerashaivas' and because of this the coalition ministers are fighting out one another, Congress leader and Minister DK Shivakumar has said that the PM must be ashamed of his statement.
Backward communities will vote for BJP: B G Puttaswamy
Shivamogga: "This Lok Sabha election is based on the administration of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Bharatiya Janata Party has made this the brand for its election campaign," said State President of BJP Backward Classes Morcha, B G Puttaswamy.