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Junglewale baba's last rites performed in K'taka village

Belagavi, Oct 19 (UNI) Famous Jain muni, Chinmay Sagar Maharaj, popularly known as Junglewale Baba took Samadhi on Saturday at Jugul village in Kagwad Taluk in Belagavi district and was observing 'Yama Sallekhana Vratha' since past one week.
He was born on Aug 6, 1961 at Jugul village of Kagwad taluk here and took Deeksha in 1988 on Mahaveer Jayanti in Madhya Pradesh. His daily routine included one meal and returning back to woods after giving darshan to his devotees.

He spent over 15 years in Madhya Pradesh, five years each in Maharashtra and Karnataka and transformed the tribal population.
His final rites were attended by thousands of devotees, who came to bid him farewell.
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Eleven flights with 2320 passengers expected on Saturday

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Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme package-9 works should complete by Oct: Telangana Minister

03 Jul 2020 | 10:57 PM

Hyderabad, Jul 3 (UNI) Telangana Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao on Friday directed the engineering officials to complete the works of Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (KLIS) package-9 before October and to prepare an action plan to fill 666 ponds.

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Camp police station sealed, staff sent to quarantine

03 Jul 2020 | 10:40 PM

Belagavi, Jul 3 (UNI) Camp police station sealed down on Friday as accused who was arrested by the police station officers tested positive for COVID.

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Decision on reducing market cess on APMC Traders will be taken on July 9

03 Jul 2020 | 10:30 PM

Mangaluru, July 3 (UNI) Karnataka Co-Operation Minister S T Somashekar on Friday said that the decision to reduce the market cess on Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) traders from across the state will be decided in the cabinet meeting to be held on July 9.

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BEML offer to reduce Metro tender coach

03 Jul 2020 | 10:20 PM

Bengaluru, July 3 (UNI) Public Sector Undertaking Bharat Earth Movers Ltd (BEML) had lost a Rs 1,600-crore-contract to a Chinese firm to manufacture metro coaches.

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