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Entire farming community not to be blamed as 'drug mafia' for one farmer growing ganja-Agri min

Haveri, Sep 12 (UNI) Regretting the issue of blaming the entire farming community as drug mafia, Karnataka agriculture minister B C Patil said on Saturday that it is not responsible if one farmer cultivated ganja on a land.
Speaking to newsmen here, he said police have already arrested an actress in this drug mafia case and further investigation will reveal the truth.
The minister, who was also an actor , recalled those days when drug mafia was nowhere in picture in the industry but now the situation had completely changed.It was sad to know about the prevalence of such activities in the filmi world and assured that that those who cultivated ganja will be punished .
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Rare heart surgery saves toddler's life

28 Oct 2020 | 7:50 PM

Belagavi, Oct 28 (UNI) A multi-disciplinary team of surgeons operated on a 15-months-old male child at KLE Hospital here to correct a birth defect --Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD)--a hole or opening in the septum or wall that divides the two lower chambers (ventricles) of the heart.

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Banned tobacco products seized, two held in Chittoor dist

28 Oct 2020 | 7:41 PM

Chittoor, Oct 28 (UNI) Gangavaram police have seized banned tobacco products valued about Rs 1.70 lakh and arrested two persons while transporting illegally from Karnataka at Gundrajupalli check in the district on Wednesday.

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Kerala reports 8,790 new COVID cases, 7,660 recoveries: Health Minister

Kerala reports 8,790 new COVID cases, 7,660 recoveries: Health Minister

28 Oct 2020 | 7:40 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 28 (UNI) COVID-19 was confirmed in 8,790 persons in Kerala on Wednesday even as 7,660 patients have recovered from the disease, Health Minister KK Shailaja said.

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NRI donates one lakh American dollars to Kanipakam temple in AP

28 Oct 2020 | 7:39 PM

Chittoor (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 28 (UNI) Anonymous NRI devotee has donated one lakh American dollars (Rs 72, 88, 877)
to Kanipakam temple, the abode of God of obstacles Vinayaka, on Wednesday.

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Six boys drowned in stream, bodies fished out

28 Oct 2020 | 7:38 PM

Eluru, Oct 28 (UNI) In a tragic incident, six teenage boys were drowned when they entered into a stream to swim at Vasantavada village in Velairupadu mandal in West Godavari district on Wednesday.

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