General Thimmaiah Memorial

Gen. K.S. Thimayya Memorial to be ready in 3 months

Belagavi:  The renovated General K.S. Thimayya Memorial in Madikeri will be dedicated to the nation in three months, said Kannada and Culture Minister Umashree. She was replying to a question raised by MLC Veena Achaiah at the Winter Session of the Assembly in Belagavi yesterday. The Minister said that General Thimayya’s house “Sunny Side” at Madikeri…

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Govt decides to convert General Thimayya’s home into a musuem

This time the Kannada & Culture Department has decided to take over the house and convert it into a musuem. They have also given the RTO  3 Months time to vacate the premises.  It will be interesting to see how far this one goes. The project has been jinxed since long. Decided in 2005, and though…

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District Minister claims release of funds

In a press release issued by  the District in Charge and Forest Minister C.H. Vijayashankar it was stated that  Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa  had directed the Finance Department to release Rs. 22.25 crores to take up various development works in Kodagu. The Press release further  stated that of the total amount, Rs. one  crores will…

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CLN Editor’s bottom line

The visit, of the CM, to Kodagu has raised the hopes of the residents. The Chief Minister, has promised to release the amount earmarked for the ‘General Thimmaiah Memorial’,  and I do hope, this will result in “Sunny Side” being converted into a Memorial worthy of the great man himself. The CM’s utterances on various…

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CM’s visit successful

Promises action on pending issues Chief Minister (C.M) B.S. Yeddyurappa visited Kodagu  on Monday to take part in his Governments ambitious ” Bhagya Lakshmi ” scheme. The CM landed at the helipad situated in the Mercara Down’s Golf Club in the morning.  He  latter arrived at Kushlanagar and laid the foundation stone for the construction…

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