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Utilise funds to make North Karnataka Districts Free from Open Defection by Oct: Minister

Kalaburagi, July 17 (UNI) Karnataka Minister for Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Krishna Byre Gowda on Tuesday directed the officials to utilise funds under the Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan for construction of toilets to declare all the districts in the region are Free from Open defecation by October 2, 2018.
Addressing a press conference here. he said that Yadgir, Kalaburagi, Raichur, Bidar, and Vijayapura have fared poorly in construction of individual household toilets under the programme.
The Minister said that officials must ensure effective use of funds for construction of household toilets to make their districts free of open defecation. Last year, the State government had declared 76 per cent of the rural population as not dependent on open defecation. The NDA government at the Centre launched the Swachh Bharat Mission on Gandhi Jayanti three
years ago to free the country of open defecation.
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Farmers take out rally demanding clarity in farm loan waiver scheme

24 Jun 2019 | 6:40 PM

Mysuru, June 24(UNI) Demanding clarity on loan waiver and other issues by the Karnataka Government, hundreds of farmers under the banner of Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) took out a massive rally in the city on Monday.

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Congress dissolves all district committees in UP

Congress dissolves all district committees in UP

24 Jun 2019 | 6:39 PM

Lucknow, Jun 24(UNI) The Congress in Uttar Pradesh on Monday dissolved all the district and city committees of the party and announced several changes to strengthen the organisation.

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Tigress found dead near Tiger Black near H D Kote

24 Jun 2019 | 6:35 PM

Mysuru, June 24(UNI) The carcass of a Tigerss was found near Hebballa lake Tiger Black in H D Kote taluk in the District.

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CPI slams Centre and Nitish government for 'failing' to check deaths of children due to AES

24 Jun 2019 | 6:35 PM

Patna, Jun 24 (UNI) Communist Party of India (CPI) Rajya Sabha member and party secretary Binoy Viswam today called Centre and Nitish government ‘failed’ governments finding themselves incapable of checking deaths of children due to outbreak of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in the state.

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Outrightly reject Karnataka's Mekedatu project proposal: TN CM urges Modi

Outrightly reject Karnataka's Mekedatu project proposal: TN CM urges Modi

24 Jun 2019 | 6:35 PM

Chennai, June 24 (UNI) Strongly objecting to Karnataka's proposal to construct
a dam at Mekedatu, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on
Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reject the Karnataka's proposal.

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