[81] PES institute of technology and management was established in 2007. [74]B G S Central School which is affiliated CBSE is at Karehalli Bhadravathi. Rivers Kali, Gangavati, Sharavati and Tadadi originate in this district. Shimoga city is its administrative centre. According to one legend, the name Shivamogga is related to the Hindu God Shiva. Sorry ! [52] The film Kanoora heggadathi which was based on the novel written by Kuvempu was shot in Thirthahalli taluk. The Doddajogihalli village has population of 912 of which 444 are males while 468 are females as per Population … [49] Marikamba festival is celebrated in Sagara once in 3 years. This page was last edited on 28 November 2020, at 02:13. In the years 1901–1970, Shimoga received an average annual rainfall of 1813.9 mm with an average of 86 days in the year being rainy days. Known as the ‘Gateway to Malnad’, this district of Shimoga has the eponymous city of Shimoga as its administrative headquarters. Bhadra river dam is built across Bhadra river at. It has been built in the Hoysala style called 'trikutachala'. [35] This was the third Kannada Sahiya Sammelana held at Shimoga: The first one was held in 1946 (president: Da.Ra.Bendre) and second one in 1976 (president: S.V.Ranganna). Shimoga Urban Area Population Projections. Population, Religion, Caste, Literacy, Sex ratio data of Shimoga District as per Census 2011 Shimoda (下田市, Shimoda-shi) is a city and port located in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. Assistant commissioners, tahsildars, shirastedars, revenue inspectors and village accountants help the deputy commissioner in the administration of the district. Jog Falls is a major tourist attraction. [63][64], Shimoga district has a literacy rate of 80.2%. [15] When the Vijayanagar empire was defeated in 1565 CE in the battle of Tallikota, the Keladi Nayakas who were originally feudatory of the Vijayanagar empire took control, declared sovereignty, and ruled as an independent kingdom for about two centuries. The results for the 542 of the 543 Lok Sabha constituencies that went to the polls in a seven phase election are being announced on Thursday, May 23, 2019. As per 2009 stats, Pillangere village is also a gram panchayat. [92], Shimoga district has three cricket stadiums: Nehru stadium,[93] Jawaharlal Nehru college of engineering cricket ground and PES Institute of Technology Cricket ground. There are various legends of how the name Shimoga has evolved. [1] There are seven taluks: Soraba, Sagara, Hosanagar, Shimoga, Shikaripura, Thirthahalli, and Bhadravathi. [72], There are 1106 lower primary schools, 1185 higher primary schools and 393 high schools in Shimoga district. The places are near Sagar. [27] The district has a population density of 207 inhabitants per square kilometre (540/sq mi). The total geographical area of village is 416.51 hectares. [14] After the fall of the Hoysalas, the entire region came under the Vijayanagar Empire. [46], Dollu Kunitha and Yakshagana are some of the dance forms which are prevalent in this district. [87] Both colleges are affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. [105] The volleyball tournaments are held on the Kuvempu University campus[106] and Nehru stadium. The Malnad region is a biodiversity hotspot with a rich diversity of flora and fauna. [40][41] Ninasam conducts a summer workshop for youngsters. K.S.Nissar Ahmed was the president of the event. Sorry! Shimoga district, officially known as Shivamogga district, is a district in the Karnataka state of India. The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Shimoga city is 32691 which is 10% of the total population. [22] Spices like, clove, pepper, cinnamon, cardamom are grown along with areaca plants. There are 16681 male children and 16010 female children between the age 0-6 years. 935 likes. 199.932 (tonnes) in 2010. The palace was built by Shivappa Nayaka during the 17th century CE. If child sex ratio data of Shimoga district is considered, figure is 958 girls per 1000 boys. [21] Karnataka is the largest producer of arecanut in India, the majority of which is cultivated in the Shimoga district. This is a training camp where elephants undergo training from. As of 2005 it had 1,286,181 voters: Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes account for 2.2 lakhs; Lingayats account for two lakhs; Deevaru (Idiga)account for 1.8 lakh; (Madivala) account for 1.2 lakh;Muslims account for 1.6 lakh; Brahmins and Vokkaligas account for 1.25 lakh each. There are 214 villages and 1 towns in Shimoga Taluk. According to 2011 census, the district encompasses a geographical area of 8478 sq km and has a population of 17,52,753 (persons) including 8,77,415 (males) and 8,75,338 (females). ... Data Briefs. There are many temples in Ballegavi, some constructed as per Late Chalukyan architecture: Kedareshvara temple, Tripurantakeshvara temple, and Prabhudeva temple. [89] and MTA. [84] There are 21 departments in the college. Jog Falls is a major tourist attraction. As per the figures, every year it is seen that the population increases by around 16,840. Karnataka government has created industrial regions to encourage industrialisation of the district: KIADB Nidige Industrial area in Bhadravathi taluk; Machinahaali Industrial Area. [91] The Kuvempu University offers courses in Languages, Literature and Fine Arts; Social Sciences; Economic and Business studies; Physical Sciences; Chemical sciences; Bio Sciences; Earth and Environmental Science; Law; Education; M.Tech in Nanoscience and Technology. Iron, agriculture, automobiles and engineering are the major industries in Shimoga district. The Renukamba temple is in this village. [44] Ashok Gudigar is one of the sculptors from this clan. [100] Shivamogga Lions represents the Shimoga zone in the KPL. It has a library, rehearsal hall, guesthouse and theatre. [120] There are proposals to build sports stadium at Thirthahalli, Shikaripura and Soraba. In rural areas of Shimoga district, sex ratio is 995 females per 1000 males. [88] It offers B.D.S. Major polytechnics among them are Government Polytechnic - Bhadravathi, Government Women's Polytechnic - Gopala, Sahyadri Polytechnic, Sanjay Memorial Polytechnic-Sagara, DVS Polytechnic. The Shimoga city is divided into 35 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. Birds include Hornbills, Kingfishers, Bulbuls, Parakeets, Doves, Pigeons, babblers, Flycatchers, munias, Swallows, Woodpeckers, Peafowl, Jungle fowl, Partridges. As spices have high commercial value it provides additional income to farmers. Vanake-Abbey Falls is in the heart of Malnad forests, 4 km from Agumbe. As per 2009 stats, Mallapura village is also a gram panchayat. There are 7 Taluks, 1530 villages and 9 towns in Shimoga district. [50], The tele-serial Malgudi days which was based on a novel written by R K Narayan was shot in Agumbe. Shimoga is a City Municipal Council city in district of Shimoga, Karnataka. Voting for the 543 seats happened from April 11, 2019 to May 19, 2019. [13] In the 12th century, with the weakening of the Kalyani Chalukyas, the Hoysalas annexed this area. [119] There are proposals to upgrade the Nehru stadium in Shimoga. The falls is formed by the. Shimoga District population is 1755512. 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Keladi and Ikkeri were the capital cities during the time of Keladi Nayakas. See All. Achakanya Falls is located near a village called Aralsuruli, 10 km from Thirthahalli on the way to Hosanagara. Lok Sabha Election 2019, Karnataka profile: Congress-JDS, BJP set for epic clash; Belgaum, Bangalore North, Shimoga key seats With 28 seats, Karnataka has the second highest number of Lok Sabha seats in the south after Tamil Nadu. [8] After the fall of the Shatavahana empire around 200 CE, the area came under the control of the Kadambas of Banavasi around 345 CE. The population of Shimoga city is 322,650 as per 2011 census. Ambuteertha is located 10 km from Thirthahalli. Balligavi was a prominent city during their rule. [34] The Sacred Heart church, constructed in the 1990s, is second largest church of Asia.[34]. The District FactpageTM of 620 districts, out of total 640 districts of India are now available. A folk fair was organised in Shimoga in 2006. [79] and B.C.A. [9] The Kadambas were the earliest kingdom to give administrative status to the Kannada language. Shimoga District, in the Bangalore region is a district of Karnataka with its administrative headquarters located at Shimoga city. A comprehensive statistical book on each district of India. [23] As of 2000[update], there were about 9800 industrial units in Shimoga District (small, medium and large), with more than 41,000 employees.[23]. According to Election Commission of India 2009 data the total electorates in the Shimoga Parliamentary constituency (constituency number 14) were 1,435,908 of which 720,636 are females and 715,272 are males. There are 8 Polytechnics in the district. [73] The college offers 7 courses in B.E. The total geographical area of village is 421.45 hectares. The birds found here are median, Sakrebailu Elephant Camp lies 14 km. [27] Shimoga has a sex ratio of 995 females per 1000 males[27] and a literacy rate of 80.5%. [10][11], In the 8th century Rashtrakutas ruled this district. The district administration is headed by the deputy commissioner who has the additional role of a district magistrate. KSSIDC Siddlipura Industrial Area. [121], This article is about the district. As of 1 August 2019, the city had an estimated population of 21,402 in 10,787 households, and a population density of 200 persons per km². [5] The Shimoga region formed a part of the Mauryan empire during the 3rd century. [85] Bapuji Ayurvedic Medical college, established in 1996, is in Shimoga,[86] which offers B.A.M.S. The population of Shimoga from the year 2014-18 can be seen above and there is a definite increment of 84,200 in the past 5 years. Sacred Heart church, built in the 1990s and second largest church of Asia, is in the city of Shimoga. Shivappa Nayaka palace and museum is in the city of Shimoga. The headquarters is Shimoga city. This semi-urban general constituency has an estimated Scheduled Caste population of 16.05% and a Scheduled Tribe population of 3.85%. Shimoga Taluka Population, Caste, Religion Data - Shimoga district, Karnataka Shimoga Taluka of Shimoga district has total population of 507,324 as per the Census 2011. As per 2009 stats, Mandagatta is the gram panchayat of Suduru village. Another legend indicates that the name Shimoga is derived from the word Sihi-Moge which means sweet pot. from Shimoga town on the way to Thirthahalli. El distrito de Shimoga es una parte de la rica región natural de Malnad en Karnataka.También conocida como "la entrada a Malnad o Malenaada Hebbagilu en legua kannada.Está rodeado por el distrito de Haveri al noreste, el distrito de Davanagere al este, el distrito de Chikmagalur al sur este, el distrito de Udupi al sur oeste, y el distrito de Uttara Kannada al nor oeste. As per 2009 stats, Agasavalli is the gram panchayat of Govindapura village. [29] The district ranks 275th in India out of a total of 640 districts. 2022 387,000 [34] They are known for architecture and sculpture. Government High School, Jade is the Top3 Highschool in Soraba Taluk. Ballegavi, also known as 'Dakshina kedara' was the capital of Banavasi rulers during the 12th century CE. [60] A tiger and lion safari at Tyavarekoppa was created in the northeastern part of the sanctuary in 1988. [7] In 1763 Haider Ali captured the capital of Keladi Nayakas and as a result the district came into the rule of the Kingdom of Mysore and remained a part of it till India acquired independence from the British. The total geographical area of village is 585.33 hectares. The sanctuary has been recently adopted under a tiger-conservation project called Project Tiger which is an initiative from the Indian government. [86][87] Sharavathi Dental college, established in the year 1992, is in Shimoga[88] and has been approved by DCI. [7], Shimoga district is a part of the Malnad region of Karnataka and is also known as the 'Gateway to Malnad' or 'Malenaada Hebbagilu' in Kannada. Mallapura has a total population of 1,479 peoples. Shimoga district has produced several Kannada writers and poets: In December 2006, the 73rd Kannada Sahitya Sammelana took place in Shimoga. The crops cultivated in this district are paddy, arecanut, cotton, maize, oil seeds, cashewnut, pepper, chili, ginger, Ragi. Varada flows through the town of Banavasi before joining Tungabhadra. They meet at Koodli and become Tungabhadra river. Nilakanteshwara Natya Seva Sangha is located in a village called Heggodu in Sagara. [88], Sahyadri science college offers two post graduate programmes: M.Sc. [33] Kannada is the dominant language in this district. [77] Sahyadri science college is located in Shimoga city. The region has protected areas classified as wildlife sanctuaries to ensure the protection of these species: Python, cobra, king cobra, rat snake, marsh crocodile are among the reptiles found in the sanctuary. [18] In some regions of the district, the day temperature can reach 40 °C during summer. [27], Shimoga taluk has the highest population with Hosanagara taluk having the lowest. He used to boil sweet herbs in an earthen pot. The district is landlocked and bounded by Haveri, Davanagere, Chikmagalur, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts. Jog Falls is the highest waterfall in India and second highest in Asia. There are about 479 houses in Pillangere village. According to this … [37] Shivarama Karantha Rangamandira is an auditorium for Ninasam. Shimoga, located almost in the central part of Karnataka, occupies an area of 1058,000 Hectares. As per the Census India 2011, Shimoga district has 406816 households, population of 1752753 of which 877415 are males and 875338 are females. It is on the premises of the McGann Hospital in Shimoga,[83] established in memory of British Surgeon Dr. T.G.McGann. [80] There are two engineering colleges in the district: Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering and P.E.S. Kavaledurga is a fort on a hill 5,056 feet (1,541 m) above sea level. This is a small island surrounded by Tunga river. Sagara has a very good cricket stadium called Gopalagowda Stadium, It is the only best leather pitch stadium in the district. It was established in 1940 and was upgraded to first grade college in 1956. [70] There are 41 educational institutions managed by National education society. Shimoga district of Karnataka has total population of 1752753 as per the Census 2011. It is situated 24km away from Shimoga, which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Suduru village. For its eponymous headquarters, see, B G S Central School which is affiliated CBSE is at Karehalli Bhadravathi, Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering, P.E.S. [47], Dasara is celebrated every year in Shimoga. [93] Since then 13 matches have been played[95][96] out of which 3 are Ranji matches. Havyaka people have their own cuisine consisting of such varied items like genesale (sweet made of jaggery, rice and coconut), thotadevvu (sweet made of rice and sugarcane juice) and thambli (a curd preparation containing other ingredients like ginger, turmeric root, jasmine and rose sprouts). The Satakarni inscription has been found in the Shikaripur taluk. Varadamoola is 6 km from Sagar town. Shimoga Population 2021 B. V. Karanth composed music for this film. News D:24.10.2019 +5. Major industries in Shimoga district are VISL and MPM. So, the population of Shimoga in the year 2019 as per estimated data = 481,540. Geografía. Foundry, agriculture and animal husbandry are the major contributors to the economy of Shimoga district. The headquarters is in Heggodu. Shiva-Mukha (Face of Shiva), Shivana-Moogu (Nose of Shiva) or Shivana-Mogge (Flowers to be offered to Shiva) can be the origins of the name "Shivamogga". A major part of Shimoga district lies in the Malnad region or the Sahyadri. The two major rivers that flow through this district are Tunga and Bhadra which meet at Koodli near Shimoga city to gain the name of Tungabhadra, which later joins River Krishna. This two-page report in A-3 paper size format comprises the basic information of a particular district. As the district lies in the tropical region, rainy season occurs from June to October. There are about 112 houses in Govindapura village. Curado por los analistas de datos de Knoema para entregar indicadores y pronósticos líderes a corto y largo plazo de fuentes confiables para cada una de las industrias cubiertas. [17] The average annual temperature of Shimoga district is around 26 °C. Yakshagana has a long history in the district and Dr. Kota Shivarama Karantha suggests that origin of the 'badaguthittu' form of Yakshagana took place in the region between Ikkeri of Shimoga district and Udupi. [42] Ninasam chitrasamaja is an organisation to encourage film culture and to hold film festivals. Out of 640 districts, books for key 620 districts are available. Shimoga is a Taluk located in Shimoga district of Karnataka. Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency is one of the 28 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Karnataka state in southern India. The city is 569 m above … [45] He has won the Vishwakarma award for his Chalukyan-style Ganesha sculpture. Some cowherds, found this pot and after tasting the sweet beverage named this place Sihi-Moge. Shimoga Institute of Medical Sciences was started in 2005. As of 2005 it had 1,286,181 voters, of whom Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes account for more than 250,000; Lingayats for around 200,000; Deevaru for 160,000; Muslims for 150,000; and Brahmins and Vokkaligas for 105,000 and others 200,000. [51] It was directed by the Kannada actor and director Shankar Nag. Jawaharlal Nehru national college of engineering was established in 1980 by the National education society. [108] The district football team has won inter-district football tournaments. There are 116 pre-university colleges in the district. Later the Kadambas became feudatories of the Badami Chalukyas around 540 CE. The district has a sex ratio of 977 females to 1000 males. Shimoga Taluk having 991 females to 1000 males has the lowest sex-ratio.[30]. There are about 332 houses in Kadekal village. There are 1323 anganawadis. The estimated literacy level of Shimoga is 80.49%. However, exclusive dishes specified to Malenadu are a part of Shimoga District. [102] Bharat Chipli is a cricketer from Sagar who plays for Deccan Chargers. There are 12 colleges affiliated to Kuvempu University,[76][77] 5 B.Ed and B.P.Ed colleges[77] and 3 constituent colleges. The population of children between age 0-6 is 182751 which is 10.43% of total population. 18 (1908)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Shimoga_district&oldid=991065275, Short description is different from Wikidata, All Wikipedia articles written in Indian English, Pages using infobox settlement with bad settlement type, Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2000, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, The major soil forms found in the Shimoga district are, The major minerals found in the district are. [73] National education society has 31 educational institutions including pre-university and first grade colleges. you are not authorized to access this information. It was directed by Girish Karnad. The cooking in the Malnad region of Shimoga district includes items like midigayi-uppinakai (tender-mango pickle), sandige (similar to pappadum), avalakki (beaten rice) and akki rotti. The population of Shimoga in 2019 is estimated to be 464,700 + 16,840 = 481,540. [81] PES Shimoga offers post-graduation in business studies, Master of Business Administration. It is 15 th Largest District in the State by population. List of all Talukas in Shimoga District of Karnataka. Shivamogga was previously known as Mandli. There are about 100 houses in Suduru village. Shivappa Naik palace is located in Shimoga on the banks of river Tunga; it was constructed by Shivappa nayaka of Keladi. The statistical data, graphs and charts shown offer the information on almost all socio-economic parameters of a district in a very handy format. [27] Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 6.88%. Chandragutti fort is near Balligavi which was built by Banavasi Kadambas. They are concentrated in the Sagara and Soraba taluks. According to this legend, Shivamogga once had the ashram of the sage Durvasa. The Shimoga City Municipal Council has population of 322,650 of which 162,018 are males while 160,632 are females as per report released by Census India 2011. It lies between 74o38'-76o4' east latitude and 13o27'-14o39' north longitude. About Shimoga District Shimoga District is one among 30 Districts of Karnataka State ,India. Being the gateway for the hilly region of the Western Ghats, the city is popularly nicknamed as "Gateway to Malnad". As of 2011 Shimoga district has a population of 1,752,753. [95] The Ranji match between Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh was hosted on the Jawaharlal Nehru cricket ground.[97]. Shiva-Mukha (Face of Shiva), Shivana-Moogu (Nose of Shiva) or Shivana-Mogge (Flowers to be offered to Shiva) can be the origins of the name "Shimoga". [73] There are five CBSE schools,[74] including Jnanadeepa school. The total geographical area of village is 706.27 hectares. [112][113] City-level basketball tournaments are conducted in Sahyadri College premises. It is situated 6km away from Shimoga, which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Govindapura village. National Residential school is another CBSE school in Thirthalli.Hongirana School Of Excellence is a CBSE School in Sagar, Karnataka. It has features of. There are about 277 houses in Mallapura village. It was opened in 1972. It is situated 26km away from Shimoga, which is both district & sub-district headquarter of Mallapura village. [88] It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences. The average temperature has increased substantially over the years. This IP 122.160.71.14 is not registered with us for the website www.indiastat.com. The total area of the city is 104.71 square kilometres (40.43 sq mi). The college offers 5 undergraduate programmes in B.E. The district ranks 9th in terms of the total area among the districts of Karnataka. SSF Shimoga District. GHS JADE have won several computation organised by Department Of Education, Like Sports, Prathiba Karanji in every year, In 2015 this Highschool started to offer English Medium classes for 8th, 9th and 10th students. Tunga and Bhadra originates at Varaha mountains. Suduru has a total population of 533 peoples. [94] The first match played on the Nehru stadium was in 1974. In 2011 there were total 406816 families residing in Shimoga district. See more of SSF Shimoga District on Facebook Shimoga lies between the latitudes 13°27' and 14°39' N and between the longitudes 74°38' and 76°04' E at a mean altitude of 640 metres above sea level. [24] Seven members are elected to the Legislative assembly of the state of Karnataka. Water birds in the sanctuary include, Shettihalli Wildlife Sanctuary lies adjacent to Shimoga town and has forests ranging from dry deciduous to semi-evergreen and is spread over an area of 395.6 km, Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary is a 1.14-acre (0.46 ha) sanctuary 30 kilometres (19 mi) from Shimoga town on the way to Thirthahalli. ", "LIST OF GOVT, AIDED & UNAIDED PU COLLEGES", "II PU: 54.31 p.c. Society's Ayurved College, established in 1992, is located in Shimoga,[87] which also offers B.A.M.S Ayuvedacharya degree. [114] Other sports tournaments held in Shimoga are table tennis;[115][116] badminton;[117] kabaddi;[118] chess. Out of which 877415 are males while 875338 are females. It is is Located 285 KM East towards State capital Bangalore . Kote Seetharamanjaneya temple is beside it. Hindus constitute 85.45% of the population with Muslims making up 12.25% of the population; the remaining part of the population is made up by Christians, Buddhists and other religious groups. Major investments are made in food; beverages, engineering, and mechanical goods. The work on an international cricket stadium has started near Navule. The food in this district is somewhat similar to Udupi cuisine. Kadekal has a total population of 1,626 peoples. of Slums in Shimoga city numbers 14,610 in which population of 63,949 resides. This multi cropping can help in maximum utilisation of land space and improve soil fertility. [36] Ninasam is a drama institute. Shivamogga district is a district in the Karnataka state of India. It is one of 7 Taluks of Shimoga district. [103] The 18th Junior National Athletic Championship was held in Shimoga. Keladi and Ikkeri were the capitals of Keladi Nayakas. Another legend indicates that the name Shimoga is derived from the word Sihi-Moge which means sweet pot. District Level Socio-economic Statistical Data of India, (Please Note: After login, you are require to re-click the desired table heading), A storehouse of socio-economic statistical information of 620 districts of India, Provides constituency-wise election data for all 543 parliamentary and 4120 state assembly constituencies, since independence, A collection of election & reference books in print, eBook and Web based access formats, Age Group-wise Population (As per 2001 Census), Age Group-wise Population (As per 2011 Census), Existing Subscriber please login by providing your, Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of. The plain land of the district is suitable for agriculture. Shimoga district, officially known as Shivamogga district,[4] is a district in the Karnataka state of India. [109][110][111] Shimoga was the host for the CBSE National Handball Championship in 2009. 19 years of serving socio-economic & electoral research fraternity in India and abroad. Cinema personalities born in Shimoga district: Rice is the staple food for majority of the people in Shimoga district. He has played test cricket for India from 1969 to 1983 making 91 appearances. [98][99] The VISL cricket stadium is located in Bhadravathi. The Shimoga Lok Sabha constituency comprises the entire Shimoga district and also covers parts of Nalluru and Ubrani hoblis of Channagiri taluk of Davanagere district. Shimoga is one of district of Karnataka in India. Ayurvedacharya degree. Govindapura has a total population of 427 peoples. The total Shimoga district population living in rural areas is 1,129,026 of which males and females are 565,821 and 563,205 respectively. [39][40] Ford Foundation has volunteered in establishing a rural theatre and film culture project called Janaspandana. [43], Gudigars are a clan of craftsmen who are specialised in carving intricate designs on wood, mainly sandalwood. Kodachadri hills are 115 km from Shimoga city. [12] The Kalyani Chalukyas overthrew the Rashtrakutas, and the district came into their rule. [53] The film Samskara, based on the novel written by U. R. Anantha Murthy, was shot in a village in the Shimoga district.[54]. It is spread over an area of 8465 km2.[16]. [1] The district has two engineering colleges, two medical colleges, an ayurvedic medical college, dental college, veterinary College and an agricultural college. Doddajogihalli Population - Shimoga, Karnataka Doddajogihalli is a medium size village located in Shikarpur Taluka of Shimoga district, Karnataka with total 222 families residing. Name Status District Population Census 1991-03-01 Population Census 2001-03-01 Population Census 2011-03-01 ; Bhadravati: City Municipal Council: Shimoga: 67,019 Parvati temple started in 2005 [ 70 ] There are proposals to build sports stadium at Thirthahalli,,... 543 seats happened from April 11, 2019 to May 19, 2019 to May 19, to... 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