Release of water to Varahi project canals sought

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017
varahi-project

Udupi:The Udupi Zilla Panchayat on Tuesday directed the engineers of the Varahi Irrigation Project to release water to the canals as soon as possible so that farmers could benefit from it. Raising the issue at the monthly Karnataka Development Programme (KDP) meeting held at the Zilla Panchayat Hall here, Babu Shetty, chairman, Zilla Panchayat Standing […]

Minister directs officials to campaign to MGNRE Guarantee Scheme

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Pramod Madhwaraj

Udupi : District In-charge Minister Pramod Madhwaraj has directed officials to ensure that the beneficiaries are offered the privilege to dig wells under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS). Speaking at the KDP quarterly meeting, the minister said there is an ample fund under the MGNREGS and added he would recommend action […]

Early release of Rs 2.19 cr student scholarship: G Parameshwara

Saturday, February 4th, 2017
G Parameshwara

Chikkamagaluru: Home Minister G Parameshwara on Friday promised to facilitate the early release of the pending Rs 2.19-crore student scholarship funds from the Department of Social Welfare. Presiding over the quarterly Karnataka Development Programmes (KDP) progress review meeting held here, Parameshwara, who is also the district in-charge minister, reacted to the demand of MLA D N Jeevaraj. The legislator […]

Meet deadline set for water works or face action, CM warns officials

Thursday, January 26th, 2017
Siddaramaiah

Mysuru: Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has warned officials of stringent action, including dismissal, if they fail to complete drinking water projects by the end of February. Chairing the Karnataka Development Programme (KDP) progress review meeting at the auditorium of the Regional Commissioner’s office here on Wednesday, Siddaramaiah took Rural Development and Panchayat Raj (RDPR) Chief Executive […]

Shiradi Ghat NH 75 work likely to begin in January

Wednesday, December 7th, 2016
KDP meeting

Mangaluru: The work under Shiradi Ghat reconstruction Package 2 on National Highway 75 (Mangaluru-Bengaluru) is likely to begin in January, although the final decision is yet to be taken. An official from the National Highways division of the state Public Works Department (PWD) at the quarterly Karnataka Development Programmes (KDP) review meeting, chaired by District […]

Minister seeks sand policy for coastal region

Thursday, July 28th, 2016
KDP meeting

Mangaluru: Pramod Madhwaraj, Minister of State for Fisheries, Youth Services and Sports, said on Wednesday that he has urged the Minister for Mines and Geology, Vinay Kulkarni, to formulate a sand policy for the three coastal districts of Udupi, Uttara Kannada and Dakshina Kannada. He was presiding over the tri-monthly Karnataka Development Programme (KDP) meeting […]

Legislators upset with Aadhaar centres

Sunday, March 29th, 2015
Adhar Card

Mangaluru : A Karnataka Development Programme (KDP) Review meeting here on Saturday decided to summon senior officials from Bengaluru responsible for Aadhaar registration after legislators pointed out that there is a mess at the registration counters. Raising the issue, Ivan D’Souza, MLC, said that at some counters, people would have to stand in queue from […]

Government officials are violating the government order : Koragappa Naik

Thursday, June 5th, 2014
Karnataka Development Programme

Mangalore : Zilla Panchayat President Koragappa Naik has directed the officials to ensure that three per cent fund is earmarked in all the local bodies, in their annual action plans, for the welfare of persons with disabilities. Chairing the monthly Karnataka Development Programmes (KDP) review meeting here on Tuesday, he said that Bantwal taluk has not […]

No plan for funds for disabled

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
K. Koragappa Naik

Mangalore: The failure to spend three per cent of the budgetary allocations for persons with disabilities or its misuse by the Panchayat Development Officers (PDOs) in numerous villages of the district came to the fore at the Karnataka Development Projects (KDP) review meeting here on Monday. It was chaired by the Dakshina Kannada Zilla Panchayat […]

D.K. Zilla Panchayat Chief Koragappa Naik exhorts officials to come out with reports on the progress achieved in monthly KDP meetings

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013
koragappa naik

Mangalore: The DK district Panchayat president Koragappa Naik in a meeting of official pointed out on Tuesday that a some of Rs. 1 crore was left unused from the grants made to the disabled persons as a fixed amount for the current year and asked the officials to make full use of the grants provided […]