Ballari district's possible division is already altering the present scenario as far as the real estate industry is concerned.
Not just the business firms, even rented house occupants are emptying their homes from Ballari and moving towards Hosapete, say realtors.
In the past six months, Ballari disposed 50,000kg of Covid-related medical waste.
The critically endangered Great Indian Bustard (GIB) — the largest grassland bird of India — has been almost driven away.
Though Karnataka lifted the lockdown restrictions earlier than other states, lack of labour forced companies to remain shut.
Ballari saw large numbers of deliveries during the last three months, of which nearly 150 deliveries were of women infected with COVID-19.
As the cannabis was grown in the middle of the field surrounded by hillocks, it was not easily spottable.
Not very long ago, the word ‘politics’ infused an abundant energy into a conversation held in Ballari. Today it evokes little response.
Villagers alleged that the family hesitated to give food to the elderly patient and hours before dying, he was heard screaming for help
After the meeting, Revenue Department principal secretary N Manjunath Prasad said SGI officials will arrive in the two states in a few days.
According to the order, one Manjunath filed a private complaint under Section 200 of CrPC against Vijay Kumar S Jatla, Civil Judge and JMFC, Ballari district, showing him as Accused no 1.
Karnataka recorded a whopping rise in marriage registrations after large gatherings and mass marriages were halted due to coronavirus spread.
The Ballari mass burial, which sent shockwaves throughout the nation, continued to draw condemnation from all quarters for the mishandling of bodies of those who had died of Covid-19.
In the video, the medical officers are seen dumping the body into a pit after which it is filled with mud using an earth mover.
Prasanna Joshi, an employee with a religious NGO in Maharashtra, had a shock of his life when he found a post on social media about his missing sister.