K’taka takes crowdsourcing route to draw cycling maps in B’luru

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bengaluru, Aug 8 (IANS) Karnataka’s Directorate of Urban Land Transport (DULT) has invited city cycling enthusiasts to mark the routes where they prefer cycling lanes, considering cycling picking up traction during Coronavirus and also for being a socially distanced personal transport option, an official said on Saturday.

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Returnees to ensure physical distancing while deboarding: K’taka govt

Reading Time: 2 minutes Bengaluru, Aug 8 (IANS) Even as the Karnataka government issued revised guidelines for returnees, Health and Family Welfare Department Additional Chief Secretary Jawaid Akhtar said on Saturday that travellers from abroad would have to maintain a physical distance of two metres while deboarding in the state.

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K’taka to build yatri nivas for state pilgrims in Ayodhya

Reading Time: < 1 minute Bengaluru, Aug 8 (IANS) Anticipating a huge number of pilgrims from Karnataka to start visiting Ayodhya following the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Ram temple, Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Friday requested his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath for two acres of land to build a ‘yatri nivas’ (guest house).

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