Karnataka gets 31st district Vijayanagara carved out of Ballari after Karnataka Cabinet's approval

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Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa (File Photo/ANI)
Karnataka Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa (File Photo/ANI)

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 18 (ANI): The Karnataka Cabinet on Wednesday approved a long-standing demand of carving out the Vijayanagara district from the existing Ballari district.

Vijayanagara will be the 31st district of Karnataka.

A Cabinet meeting decided to bifurcate Ballari district and fulfil the demand of Forest and Environment Minister Anand Singh. (ANI)