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About Smart City

Tumakuru Smart City Limited (hereinafter referred as “TSCL”) a Special Purpose Vehicle (SPV) has been incorporated under Company’s Act 2013 on 06/02/2017. It is one of the 07 Smart cities in Karnataka taken up under Smart City Mission. The Projects under the Smart City Proposal envisages to provide the Tumakuru citizens, a Safety enabled, Smart Transit, Better Transportation and Green Infrastructure.

Know your City: : Kalpataru Naadu, Gnana Beedu (ಕಲ್ಪತರು ನಾಡು, ಜ್ಞಾನ ಬೀಡು): Tumakuru (Tumkur officially renamed as Tumakuru) is located at 13.34°N 77.1°E. It has an average elevation of 822 meters (2696 feet). The city has a station on the South Western railway, 43 m northwest from Bangalore, 130 km southeast from Chitradurga city and 130 km from Kolar City.
Area
  • Total: 48.60 km2 (18.76 sq. mi)
  • Elevation: 822 m (2,697 ft)
Population (2011)
  • Total: 305,821
  • Density: 6,300/km2 (16,000/sq. mi)
* Demonym(s): Tumkurian
* Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
* Pin code (s): 572101
* Telephone code: +91-(0)816
* Vehicle registration: KA-06
* Official language: Kannada, ಕನ್ನಡ

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Notable People

People from Tumkur City/District (as in the Notable People) .

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Actors

1. Hemashree [wiki]
2. Jaggesh [wiki]
3. Sharath Lohitashwa [wiki]
4. K. Manju [wiki]
5. Manjula (Kannada actress) [wiki]
6. Narasimharaju (Kannada actor) [wiki]
7. G. Parameshwara [wiki]
8. Ashika Ranganath [wiki]
9. Siddhanth [wiki]

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Science and Arts

1. Amarashilpi Jakanachari, sculptor [wiki]
2. Renuka Kesaramadu, painter and sculptor [wiki]
3. T. Sunandamma, writer and humorist [wiki]
4. Chi. Udayashankar, lyricist [wiki]
5. Gubbi Veeranna, theater director [wiki]
6. Raja Ramanna, Indian Physicist [wiki]
7. Gundu Hirisave Rama Rao, Scientist [wiki]
8. S. G. Siddaramayya, Poet [wiki]
9. H N Gangadhariah, Educationist
10. T V N Murthy - JCI National President 2005
11. K.S.Nanjundiah, Senior Educationist
12. Dr. T S Vivekananda, Environmentalist/Writer

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cricketer

1. Ashokanand
2. Shyamsunder

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Others

1. C. P. Sadashivaiah, Indian freedom fighter [wiki]
2. Dr. G. Shivaprasad, Secretary of Sri Siddhartha Education Society [wiki]
3. Dr. G. Parameshwara, Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka; former KPCC President [wiki]

Annual Report

Opine-A message

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Board Of Directors

Dr. Shalini Rajneesh IAS

Principal Secretary to Government, Planning, Programme Monitoring and Statistics Dept.

Shri. A B Ibrahim IAS

Managing Director, Karnataka Urban Infrastructure Development and Finance Corporation

Shri. N Jayram IAS

Managing Director- Karnataka Urban Water Supply Drainage Board

Shri. B S Shekharappa IAS

Director of Municipal Administration

Smt. Shikha C. IAS

Managing Director- Bangalore Electricity Supply Company Limited