Karnataka Bangalore News August 30 Highlights: Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraja Bommai has directed officials to take steps for speedy disposal of cases of atrocity against SC and STs that are pending in courts. He was chairing a meeting of the State Level Vigilance and Monitoring Committee under SC/ ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989 in Vidhana Soudha on Monday.
Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has set up an automated sophisticated vehicle washing machine in collaboration with ATS ELGI on a pilot basis on Monday at Bangalore Central Division Depot-04. The machine was inaugurated by Shivayogi.C.Kalasad, Managing Director, KSRTC. The company’s built-in machine will cost 17.00 lakhs and is freely installed on a trial basis in KSRTC, said in a release.
ISKCON temple in Bengaluru said that it will remain closed for two days on the occasion of Krishna Janmashtami due to the Covid-19 pandemic in Karnataka. The temple premises will be closed for the public on August 29 and August 30.
“This year, ISKCON Bangalore will be celebrating Sri Krishna Janmashtami on Aug 29th and 30th, 2021. In the interest of public safety and prevailing government regulations, and as a responsible organisation, the ISKCON temple management has decided to keep the temple closed for public on both the days, ” temple authorities said in a release.