It was in early September that the first person got sick after consuming contaminated water, but the local administration did not react till over 100 people got admitted to various hospitals, they say
The State Government on Tuesday ordered a probe into deaths due to consumption of contaminated water at Makarabbi village of Vijayanagara district over the last two weeks.
On Tuesday, there were reports of another death, but the exact cause is yet to be confirmed.
Karnataka’s 31st district of Vijayanagara will be officially unveiled by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on October 2 (Gandhi Jayanti).
Archaeologists said the temple was a temporary resting place for a Parasurameswara idol during his wedding ceremonial procession every year, which stopped after the collapse of the kingdom in 1565 AD.
The Vijayanagara kings continued the patronisation of the mural painting tradition as foreign travel accounts about Hampi say that many temples and palaces were decorated with paintings.