Karnataka has got its Birth day Gift! 1st November is the 68th Formation Birthday of Karnataka as also Kerala. On this 1st November, the names of 12 cities in Karnataka have been reverted to the old names.
They are: Bangalore – Bengaluru, Mysore – Mysuru, are: Belgaum – Belagavi, Mangalore – Mangaluru, Gulbarga – Kalaburagi, Hubli – Hubballi, Shimoga – Shivamogga, Chikmagalur – Chikkamagaluru, Bellary – Ballari, Bijapur – Vijapura or Vijayapura, Hospet – Hosapete, Tumkur – Tumakuru.
Karnataka people will certainly be very happy that their many years old request has been conisdered by the Central Government and orders have been issued.
Congrats to the people of Karnataka !