“The Kodagu farmers have to pay Rs 1500 per lakh of the loan amount, this is ridiculous as the growers have to visit the sub-registrar office several times," said the advocate.
The team will also be visiting the rain-affected places in other districts and a detailed assessment report will likely be submitted in the coming week.
The authorities need to take preventive measures before something untoward happens.
The women's cricket tournament will be organized on September 24 at Chettalli High School Grounds.
The cabinet approved the establishment of eight new universities in the state and the Kodagu Jnana Kaveri Vishwa University will comprise 22 colleges.
Rs one crore proposal has been forwarded to the state to improve the musical fountain in the area alongside establishing a rain shelter – with nearly 500 seating capacity – across the fountain.
Siddaramaiah said, “I will not violate the law. The protest is a party programme. I have decided to postpone it after discussions with party leaders.
The Opposition Congress has dropped its plans to hold ‘Madikeri Chalo’ and a protest in front of the superintendent of police office on Friday.
All public gatherings, private and political gatherings, market day and other rallies have been banned from August 24 to August 27. It also banned sales of liquor on August 25 and 26.
CP Muttanna, also from Kodagu added that the government should tell exactly which part of the ESZ report they oppose, instead of opposing the entire 197 pages report.
Meanwhile, BJP tried to raise a fresh controversy, claiming that Siddaramaiah had visited a temple in the evening after having chicken for lunch.
Sampath, a resident of Chowdlu in Somwarpet taluk, said he was a supporter of former minister Jeevijaya when he was in JDS and continued to be one even after the latter had joined the Congress.
As his convoy passed, BJP workers waved black flags and even tried to stop the vehicles at Menase village in Sringeri taluk and Makkikoppa in Koppa taluk.
Two tourists were attacked allegedly by a group of right wing activists in Kodagu near Mandalpatti in Madikeri on Tuesday afternoon.
The injured students have been admitted to Madikeri hospital and the accused was nabbed by the staff at Nisargadhama.
The acute shortage of lecturers in the PU Board is affecting the functioning of several government colleges in the district.
Heavy rain continues to lash Kodagu ,as the district stays on orange alert till Monday. Several roads suffered damage following landslides, and residents were shifted to relief centers.
Revenue Minister R Ashoka speaks about the rain fury, challenges and measures taken by the state government in reaching out to people in rain-hit areas
No food kits have been distributed to the families staying across the river and any emergency situation is likely to end in tragedy due to the absence of road connectivity.
Apart from the 59 dead, five people are missing and 36 have sustained injuries. As many as 111 villages have been severely affected with 39 deaths reported from 11 districts.