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Belgaum officially becomes Belagavi along with 11 other cities from today, November 1, 2014.

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12 of Karnataka’s major towns and cities revert to their old Kannada names after the Union Home Ministry this month cleared a proposal made by the state nine years ago.

The new names of other cities are: Ballari for Bellary, Hubballi (Hubli), Tumakuru (Tumkur), Vijapura (Bijapur), Chikkamagaluru (Chikmagalur), Kalaburagi (Gulbarga), Hosapete (Hospet) and Shivamogga (Shimoga).

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  1. Change of name should not be as per comfort of political game… it’s comfort of people to communicate freely… it will come out heart as it is…!

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