Col Muthanna

Since no alternative routes or options could be figured out, the Ministry would be forced to go ahead with the project : Piyush Goyal

by K.K.Aiyamma Responding to Mysore-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha’s letter requesting for a review of the 400Kv Power Line route passing through Coorg, The Ministry of Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy, Piyush Goyal,. has said that: the controversial project has been reviewed several times by—including the Supreme Court and the National?Green Tribunal (NGT), and since…

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HT Power Line through Kodagu: Delegation submits memorandum to MP

Image: Col Muthanna & Ashwath Raje Urs are seen here communicating with the MP A delegation from Kodagu submitted a memorandum to Pratap Simha, MP, at his office at Jaladarshini Guest House on Hunsur Road here today urging the MP to impress upon the Centre to drop the project. The delegation, comprising Manu Somaiah of…

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Protest Intensifies as PGCIL turns a deaf ear

Ravi Chengappa(left) and his organisation Kaveri Sene has been instrumental in informing people about the Power line and holding protests against it. As information about the destruction of trees in forests and plantations of Coorg due to the Power Grid Corporation of India‘s efforts to pull high tension power line from Coorg to Kerala – the protest…

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PGCIL ‘hand in glove’ with Timber lobby alleges CWS

Addressing a  press conference at Madikeri on Monday  Col (retd). C.P Muthanna , President of Coorg Wild Life society (CWS) came down heavily on  the Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd., (PGCIL) alleging that PGCIL has been placing advertisements in various news papers regarding the 400 KV Power line through Kodagu, with malafide intent. Col.…

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