Monthly Archives: January 2012

113th Birth Anniversary of FM Cariappa Celebrated in Coorg

The 113th birth anniversary of Field Marshal K M Cariappa was celebrated in great splendor in Madikeri on Saturday the 28th this month. The anniversary celebration was organised by the Kannada and Culture department, Field Marshal Cariappa Forum and Karnataka … Continue reading

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Strom Music Festival Kicks off in Coorg

The much anticipated ‘Storm Music Festival,’ opened on Friday at Napoklu in Coorg. The music festival which was supposed to begin in November last year was postponed due to heavy rains in Coorg. There was an overwhelming response from the … Continue reading

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Flower Show in Boikeri near Madikeri

A flower show has been organized a flower show for public view by the former Rajya Sabha member F M Khan on his Balyantri estate at Boikeri near Madikeri. The flower exhibition will be held on Saturday and Sunday with … Continue reading

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Coorg Hockey Festival 2012

The 16th edition of the Kodava hockey festival in Coorg will commence from April 21st and end on May 13th this year in Ammathi. The Ichetttira family will be organising this year’s Kodava family cup hockey tournament. Around 250 teams … Continue reading

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Coorg Overtakes Munnar as a Tourist Destination

Coorg has overtaken Munnar in Kerala as a tourist destination as per the with Karnataka and Kerala tourism departments. According to the tourism departments figures in 2010, Coorg had 5,94,467 tourists among which 7,251 were foreign tourists and Munnar had … Continue reading

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Madikeri Gaddige gets a facelift

The Madikeri Urban Development Authority (MUDA) has prepared a plan to develop four acres of land around Gaddige into a landscape garden at a cost of 45 lakhs. Gaddige will also include a children’s play park and also statues of … Continue reading

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CM Sadananda Gowda Visits Coorg

Chief Minister Sadananda Gowda addressing the gathering in Madikeri after unveiling the statue of the freedom fighter Guddemane Appaiah Gowda and inaugurating multiple projects at a cost of rupees 49 crores.

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Railway Line to Coorg Soon !!!

Coorg district will soon get railway line- assured the state railways Minister K.H. Muniyappa during his visit to Bhagamandala and Talakaveri. A survey will be conducted for the 110 K.ms Mysore-Kushlanagar railway line before the launch. The minister also launched the … Continue reading

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