It was when the village youths approached local MLA P T Parameswara Naik and gave a memorandum, seeking government bus service to their village, that Naik responded and endorsed their appeal.
Ballari: Celebrations broke out on Thursday at Kalenahalli , a hamlet in Hoovina Hadagali taluk of Ballari district .
The bus was good to go.Basavaraj, a villager, told TOI, “The bus will be very helpful to school and college students, patients and the aged.
Around 9am Wednesday, when the big red bus drove in, villagers hailed it and held a small ritual.
They brought coconut and tied the bus with mango leaves, then broke the coconut, completed the puja and distributed sweets.
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