Tribals convinced, Chamarajanagar hamlet gets a Covid Care Centre

Panchayat member Guruprasad said the recent rain has further added to the misery of villagers infected with Covid.

05 Jun 2021

70-year-old woman from Mandya donates for Covid patients from her widow pension

This gesture has become the talk of the town, and been appreciated by officials and fellow villagers.

04 Jun 2021

Mysuru city corporation chief Shilpa Nag quits, blames DC Rohini Sindhuri

In tears, Shilpa read out her resignation letter, addressed to Chief Secretary P Ravi Kumar.

04 Jun 2021

Pandemic, unemployment, poverty push four of family to suicide in Chamarajanagar

In the latest incident, four members of a family hanged themselves at H Mookahalli in Chamarajanagar on Wednesday.

03 Jun 2021

Minister R Ashoka immerses ashes of over 500 Covid victims in Cauvery

The State Government is sharing the pain of those who lost their loved ones.

03 Jun 2021

Veerappan’s land Gopinatham shuns Covid jabs, only 11 among 5k villagers go for it

In addition, the death of Tamil actor and comedian Vivek, reportedly after taking the jab, spread like wildfire among the villagers where Tamil movies have considerable following.

27 May 2021

Villagers in border areas of Karnataka head to TN for treatment

With the second Covid wave spreading fast in the hinterlands, many villages along the borders are seeing a huge spike in cases.

26 May 2021

With self regulation, Katur-Ichanagi villages have stayed Covid-free

But, with the second wave sweeping through the rural areas too, they postponed the ritual and are now focusing on protecting the children from a possible third wave.

21 May 2021

Mysuru ashram gives free food to attendants of COVID-19 patients

The ashram distributes 3,000 food pockets every day, and the food is prepared by the ashram’s cooks and some 40 volunteers, following all COVID norms.

15 May 2021

Districts fight it out as Covid-19 cases spike across Karnataka

The local administration everywhere is scrambling every day to get enough supplies, leading to oxygen wars between different districts.

09 May 2021

Chamarajanagar tragedy heaps misery on engineer’s kin

Jayashankar, who was a resident of Mudigunda near Kollegal, was the sole breadwinner and his passing away has left his family shattered.

07 May 2021

COVID crisis: Zero oxygen kills 24 in Chamarajanagar

Covid gloom deepens, Congress MLA claims many more deaths, Health Minister refutes

04 May 2021

Chamarajanagar oxygen shortage: Inconsolable families slam netas, officials for tragedy

CMC prez says officials did not take precautionary measures, though there was shortage of oxygen

04 May 2021

People return from cities, Mandya villages in a panic

Ashwatha of Huluvidi said there are 15 cases in his village, adding that there are similar reports in Keragodu, Dudda and other hoblis of Mandya taluk. 

29 Apr 2021

Sharp vegetable price crash singes farmers’ hopes

Just when they were hoping for a bumper yield, after suffering huge losses last year during the first wave of Covid-19, farmers are finding themselves in dire straits again.

25 Apr 2021