Gujjarakere to be developed into tourist spot by year end: D Vedavyas Kamath

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Mangaluru: Gujjarakere will be developed as a tourist spot by year end, said Mangaluru City South MLA D Vedavyas Kamath, speaking after inspecting Gujjarakere and holding talks with the officials and engineers from the Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC). “We want to develop Gujjarakere as a tourist spot. Sewage from an underground drainage (UGD) is leaking […]

The rejuvenated lake at Kordabbu Daivastana at Jappinamogaru inaugurated

Monday, December 4th, 2017
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Mangaluru : MLA J R Lobo has said that 10 lakes in and around Mangaluru have been identified for rejuvenation work. He said that the work, which will be taken up at a cost of Rs 6 crore, is being initiated through the Minor Irrigation Department. The lakes were once sources of water to Mangaluru […]

City police to take action against fish vehicles discharging waste water on roads

Saturday, October 1st, 2016

Mangaluru: The city police have decided to take strict action against fish transport vehicles discharging waste water on roads; the police will act on lines of their counterparts in Kasargod. Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime and Traffic) M Sanjeev Patil on Friday assured that action would be taken; the issue was taken up during the […]

3.5 crore Gujjarakere reviving work failed

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
3.5 crore Gujjarakere reviving work failed

Mangaluru : The ambitious project of the rejuvenation of Gujjarakere has come to a standstill and nearly Rs 3.5 crore, spent on the reviving work of the lake, has gone down the drain as the sole purpose of the project has failed. The sewage from the drainage system continues to flow into the Gujjarakere and […]

Lobo directed Officials to drain out water in Gujjarakere

Monday, April 27th, 2015

Mangaluru : South MLA J.R. Lobo on Sunday directed the Minor Irrigation Department officials to drain out water and remove silt from Gujjarakere as soon as possible, to check from where sewage flows into one of the oldest lakes in the city. The department has begun rejuvenation works, for the third time, at an estimated […]