Karnataka on Sunday recorded 236 new Covid-19 cases and two fatalities. The active cases in the state stood at 7,997 with 264 recoveries. The most number of new infections were recorded in Bengaluru Urban with 152 new cases. The district also recorded 187 recoveries.
A private resort at Sakleshpura taluk in Karnataka’s Hassan district has allegedly encroached on the forest land by constructing a road, four cottages and an entertainment zone.
Google Earth images shared by the forest department officials show how a valley of forests in Western Ghats of Sakleshpura, Hassan District, have been plundered to build a resort. The resort owners, as pointed out by the forest department, have allegedly cut a road through the deemed forest illegally.
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