Farmers protest was joined by several political leaders across India. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh held a sit-in protest in Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar. Meanwhile, DMK President joined farmers protest in Tamil Nadu’s Kanchipuram. Farmers have been protesting across the nation over the three farm bills, now law. Farmers called for a ‘bandh’ in Karnataka, which was supported by JD(S) and Congress. Watch the full video for more details.
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A group of youth, who were unemployed due to lockdown, now started to earn around Rs. 60,000 per month by utilizing training camp of ICAR Krishi Vigyan Kendra in Dakshina Kannada under Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar. The training program on 'friends of Coconut Tree' (FoCT) was conducted for 200 rural unemployed youth, for climbing coconut tree using advanced equipment. Six days training given them and familiarized them with all aspects of coconut cultivation. Dakshina Kannada district possess 21,772 hectare area of coconut with production of 31,8594 thousands nuts.
An elephant calf, Shivani was seen enjoying with water after her naming ceremony was held at Sri Manjunatha Swamy Temple, Dharmasthala in Dakshina Kannada in Karnataka. Elephant calf was born on 1st July 2020. Authorities informed that the animal is healthy and loves to play with water.
Four fishermen went missing after a boat they were travelling in, capsized at Kodeti in Karnataka's Udupi district on August 16. A total of 11 fishermen were on board, out of which seven have been rescued. Speaking to media, the Circle Inspector of Byndoor, Suresh Nayak said, "A total of 11 fishermen were on board the boat, out of which seven have been rescued. The incident occurred while fishermen were returning back after fishing due to high tide." The rescue operation to locate other fishermen is underway. The Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre (KSNDMC) on August 15 issued warning over weather conditions in several parts of Karnataka including Uttara Kannada, Udupi and light to moderate rains likely over Dakshina Kannada district.
Heavy rains lashed parts of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday. State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) personnel were deployed for rescue operations in Indore. People were rescued after rain inundated low-lying..
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Heavy rains have triggered floods and landslides, wreaking havoc in Kerala. Flood-like situation witnessed in several low lying areas. Parts of Kottayam have been submerged in water. Water has entered..
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