Mysuru, May 7:- District In-charge and Higher Education Minister G T Devegowda has instructed the Deputy Commissioner Abhiram G Sankar to develop Lingabudi Lake in the city.
The minister has written a letter to the deputy commissioner in this regard. In the letter, the minister said that the lake is a habitat for hundreds of species of birds and animals. He said that the lake is on the verge of extinction as the water is getting dried up in the lake.
The minister also attached the letter of Nanaiah, president of Mysore University Layout Residents’ Welfare Association, who had requested the minister to protect the lake. The minister instructed the DC to give information after the developmental works are initiated. (MR/KS)