The British established three extensive ‘Vaccine Institutes’ in the country – in Kasauli, Bareilly and in Belagavi. Belagavi’s ‘Vaccine Depot’, established in 1904 by Capt. F.H.G. Hutchinson began contributing freeze-dried anti-smallpox vaccine almost from its inception, building up to 47 million doses in 1977. The Vaccine Depot in Belagavi is among the few spaces left […]
Archives for July 2019
On July 30, 2019, at 5 am in the morning the Rakaskop reservoir overflowed. The steady inflow of water into the Rakaskop reservoir has now raised the water level. In 2019 it has overflown on July 30, 14 days later than on 2018. In 2018 it had overflown on July 16 In 2017 it had […]
Holiday for ALL schools in Belagavi, Khanapur, Bailhobgal and Kittur on 31-7-2019 due to heavy rains. Heavy rains lashed the city and most parts of the district as well. There was water logging reported from low lying areas such as Nanawadi, Kapileshwar Colony, Shastri Nagar.
Unusual markings started to appear on trees at the GSS and RPD college campus, this fall courtesy of Trees of GSS Directory of Tree species at GSS College, Belagavi. People while walking in the avenue, gardens, parks, see the beauty of nature, the trees, plants, animals, flower, fruits, etc. and wonder what to call them? […]
Minister of State for Railways Suresh Angadi told reporters here on Saturday that the possibility of running a high-speed train such as bullet train linking the three cities, Belagavi-Dharwad-Hubballi was being explored. He was speaking at the Board meeting of the Belagavi Cantonment. The minister said that still, the viability will have to be studied and […]