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(to͝omko͞or`), town (1991 pop. 179,877), Karnataka state, S central India. It is a district administrative center and a health resort in the Devarayanadurga Hills. Tumakuru is also a market for vegetable oil, tobacco, chilies, and coconuts. Tools, soap, and processed foods are manufactured.
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Water will be released to tanks and anaicuts in Hassan, Tumakuru and Mandya and Tamil Nadu, a top state official said.
On the other hand, the Congress'leading ally in the state government, Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S), trailed behind winning 375 seats and a majority in its strongholds of Hassan, Mandya and Tumakuru districts.
Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah calls on the 110-year-old Lingayat leader Shivakumara Swami of the Siddaganga Mutt in Tumakuru Karnataka yesterday.
Latha, who hails from Chelur in Tumakuru district on Saturday, urged the state government to intervene and also provide her with police protection while alleging that she was being threatened by the actress.
Summary: Tumakuru (Karnataka) [India], Apr 16 (ANI): Two days before Karnataka is set to go to polls in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Tuesday offered prayers at the Siddaganga mutt in Tumakuru.
A COUPLE on a day- trip to Siddarabetta, a tourist place near Tumakuru, 79 kms from Bengaluru, were allegedly stripped by a ' forest officer' for behaving irresponsibly in public.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): Former chief minister Siddaramaiah on Saturday hailed the decision of awarding Bharat Ratna to former president Pranab Mukherjee while demanding that same highest civilian honor must also be conferred to SeerEeShivakumara Swami, head of the Sree Siddaganga Mutt in Karnataka's Tumakuru who died on Monday.
All six suspects frequently met Qasmi and discussed their strategy in the jungles of Devarayanadurga near Tumakuru, 79 kilometre from Bengaluru.