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Manduvanda Colonel Lava
6 years ago

Since his retirement from active service, General Vombatkere has been a pioneer in taking up social causes. . He has brilliantly explained that – “400KV HT line is an unnecessary project” apart from voicing the environmental concerns.
Proud to say that he was my Instructor and Commander at College of Military Engineering – he was the best then…..he is the best even today.
Regarding the 400 KV Dual line passing through Kodagu, the General has logically placed the technical details which many of us were ignorant about.

Devaiah CC
6 years ago

it was indeed a pleasure listening to him on the subject. We need your support Mr. Manduvanda Colonel Lava. we are trying hard not to get this through. fighting since 2006. we need support from one and all. please support Save Cuvery Fourm and Cauvery Sene. please spare few minutes of yours to go through the below article. also please visit https://www.facebook.com/CAVERISENE. K. A. Ravi Changappa, the man behind CAUVERY SENE to fight against it since 2006. Personality Brief: Mr. Ravi Changappa K.A., is a Founder Member and Convener of CAUVERY SENE – KODAGU since 27th Feb 2004. Mr. Ravi… Read more »

J.C. D'Souza
6 years ago

Major General S.G. Vombatkere, VSM (Retd), has highlighted the problems the local inhabitants would have to face, and the effect it would have on the environment if the above project was to be completed. He has very rightly pointed out the ecological imbalance and other environmental hazards that would occur with the destruction of trees. The negative effects of cutting down trees, indiscriminately, has been observed all over the world, and more so in India. The most common being landslides. Trees maintain the ecological balance. Cutting of trees in large numbers will not only reduce the oxygen content in the… Read more »

Devaiah CC
6 years ago
Reply to  J.C. D'Souza

it was indeed a pleasure listening to him on the subject. We need your support Mr. Manduvanda Colonel Lava. we are trying hard not to get this through. fighting since 2006. we need support from one and all. please support Save Cuvery Fourm and Cauvery Sene. please spare few minutes of yours to go through the below article.
also please visit https://www.facebook.com/CAVERISENE.