Monthly Archives: December 2011

Appaiah Gowda’s Statue to be placed in Madikeri

The statue of one of Coorg’s brave soldier Appaiah Gowda will be unveiled on Jan 2nd by CM Sadananda Gowda in Madikeri. Subedar Appaih Gowda’s statue mounted on a horse and holding a sword is made of bronze at a … Continue reading

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Madikeri to get City Buses

Madikeri will get city bus services soon if things go as planned. One bus will run a route in the town as a trial and later more buses will be made available to other routes as well. Thalathmane, Rajarajeshwari Nagara, … Continue reading

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Jana Gana Mana Honour to KM Chinnappa

Coorg has added one more feather in its cap as the environmentalist and former forest officer K M Chinnappa was documented by ‘Jana Gana Mana’ team in celebration of 100 years of the national anthem of India. The team has … Continue reading

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Speaker Bopaiah under Lokayukta scanner

The Lokayukta police has registered an FIR against Bopaiah at Madikeri.  Bopaiah is accused of misusing Rs 40 lakhs meant for development of a lake in Coorg in 2006-07. Bopaiah is from Virajpet constituency of Coorg district. The FIR was … Continue reading

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Coorg boy to world marathon

Konganda Sanketh Changappa from T Shettigeri has been selected to participate in World Marathon to be held in New York on November. Only two athletics from India have been selected from the Corporate and are eligible to participate in the … Continue reading

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Three Held for Defacing FM Cariappa’s Statue ‎

Three school drop outs have been arrested by district crime branch police in connection with the desecration of field marshal cariappa statue at Madikeri. Pawan(17) son of late devaraj and his younger brother Sumanth(14), Shivu (16) son of Channa (a … Continue reading

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