From Kempegowda to Tipu Sultan, to modern botanical heroes like Gustav Krumbiegel and SG Neginhal, Bengaluru's identity as a Garden City has been dedicately preserved and developed by those who planted and saved trees — both Indian and alien
While Tipu Sultan is undoubtedly a divisive figure in the state, the Chief Minister of Karnataka has clarified that the celebration of his birthday would continue as a state policy and has also assured security in case of threat to peace and harmony
It's always about politics: Here's why Karnataka is raging over govt's plans to celebrate Tipu Sultan Jayanti
Coorg was directly affected by Tipu's tyranny. His occupation of the tiny kingdom, those days ruled by the Haleri dynasty, was marked with destruction of temples, killing of what Tipu called infidels, and mass conversions
According to the chargesheet, the accused wanted to target Modi as they thought that it would be inimical to their interests if he became the Prime Minister.