The Ganja was being transported in an Innova car from Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa District to Bengaluru via Kolar's Srinivasapura.
A heated argument took place between Roopa and Kolar DC Sathyabhama before the dharna was withdrawn following an assurance that the work will be taken up after the assembly session
Speaking to The New Indian Express, Roopa said the work is pending for no reason, adding that it's a daily nightmare for the general public who cross Ashok Nagar road
Tomato growers in Kolar are happy — their crop has found a good market not just in neighbouring states but also across the border in Bangladesh.
Over the last few days, the Karnataka police have seized huge quantities of ganja from several places, including a 1,350 kg-haul in Kalaburagi and 186 kg from Kolar Gold Fields (KGF).
After the economy went on a downward spiral due to the Covid-induced lockdown, leading to large-scale job losses, some green shoots are now beginning to show.
SPs of Kolar, Ramanagara, Tumkuru, KGF, Bengaluru Rural, and Chikbalapur are asked to be on high alert and take up night patrol, which will continue for another two days.
The incident took place in Thoppanahalli of Kamasamudram Hobli, Bangarpet taluk, in Kolar district around 5 pm on Thursday
After testing positive on June 6, when the health officials informed him to come to the hospital and get admitted, he switched off his phone and didn't return.
Following a good response to its door-to-door mango delivery initiative this summer, the Karnataka unit of India Post has now decided to extend it to four more districts from Monday.
It is suspected that the forty-year-old patient would have travelled to neighbouring Andhra Pradesh or to Tamil Nadu as Kolar is a border district.
Deputy Commissioner Sathyabhama said there was no need to worry, adding that farmers can carry on with their agricultural activities as good rain has been reported in various parts of the district
About 1.5 lakh families in Kolar district who depend on the sale of mangoes for their survival are likely to face losses this season as interstate transportation has come to a standstill.
According to villagers, the snake happened to cross the road when the man was returning to his village of Musturu in Mulbagal on Tuesday.
ICMR has advised us not to use the other rapid antibody test kits procured from China.” The project unofficially began last Sunday by testing 30-40 people.