Places identified for the construction of 497 vented dams in DK

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
ZP dam

Mangaluru : Two vented dams have been constructed under funds available from Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme in the district said, Zilla Panchayat deputy secretary Umesh on Wednesday. Speaking at the Zilla Panchayat meeting, he said, “Places have been identified for the construction of 497 vented dams. The estimates have been prepared for […]

Allegations of Rs 12 crore on MESCOM made in ZIlla Panchayat meeting

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
zp meeting

Mangaluru: In the Zilla Panchayat general meeting held on Wednesday, it is alleged that MESCOM has involved in a scam of Rs 12 crore by passing the tender to higher value than the prescribed value. Senior ZP member Tungappa Bangera alleged that before this also MESCOM has involved in the scam and while asked about […]

ZP, horticulture department officials to study condition of areca plantations

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
Zilla Panchayat Meeting

Mangalore : ZP President Asha Thimmappa Gowda said that ZP members and officers team from horticulture department and CPCRI will visit the areca plantations and study the condition of areca plants after it has been affected by fruit rot disease. Speaking after chairing the general body meeting of the zilla panchayat on Sep 1, Monday […]

There are complaints of mobile tower health risks, says DHO at ZP meet

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
Zilla Panchayat meeting

Mangalore : At the Zilla Panchayat meeting held here on January 3, Thursday, District Health Officer Dr OR Srirangappa said there have been complaints of cancer and mental illness from people living  in the vicinity f mobile towers in four taluks of the district. He was responding to an issue on mobile tower hazards raised […]

Poor food Anganawadis spoil health : Committee asked to investigate.

Thursday, June 24th, 2010
ZP Meeting

The poor quality food prepared by Christy Food Gram Industries for Anganawadis left a bad taste in the mouth, and ruined the health of eaters (children and teachers) because of early expiry validity, was the complaint made by Ullal MLA, U.T. Khader and some ZP members to the ZP chief in the monthly progress review […]