A bicycle rally ‘ The Great Malnad Challenge’ organised by Bangalore based Tandem Trials Club was flagged off at Raja Seat, Madikeri by acclaimed Coach and sportsperson of Kodagu C. V. Shankar. The rally was organised to create an awareness on the biodiversity of the Western Ghats. Read MoreRead More...
The Railway minister’s annonoucement on as survey for a Railway link through Mysore-Kushalnagar-Madikeri and the proposal for a railway link from Mangalore to Madikeri has the environmentalists in Coorg worried.
Enviromentalists pointed out that the bus service to Coorg has been excellent and the govt would do a better job by maintaining the roads. Read More
The State Govt is contemplating to “regularize” residential houses built on forest land in the Malnad region.
In short, “encroachment shall be legalized in the forest land”.
Coorg itself forms a part of the Malnad region and the catchment for River Cauvery.
It came as a surprise when the primary and secondary education minister Mr. Read More