Anshi National Park near Dandeli, preserves approximately 250 square kilometres (97 sq mi) of semi-evergreen forest, which is home to the tiger, black panther, leopard cat, gaur, Asian elephant, sambar and a range of birds and reptiles. After on 17 April 1914 Tannu Tuva (ethnically Mongolian) was declared a Russian 'protected' area (Uryanhay [Urjanhaj] kray), two subsequent Russian Commissioners for the Affairs of Urjanhai Kray (1914–1915 A.P. [121], Location of Dakshina Kannada in Karnataka. In the lowlands, these rivers form wide estuaries, extending several kilometers inland from the coast. Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 6.15%. Yakshas were an exotic tribe mentioned in the Sanskrit literature of ancient India. Other major languages include Konkani, at 18.21%, 11.83% Urdu, 9.52% Marathi and 1.36% Telugu. The district covers an area nestled in between the lush green Western Ghats to it's east and the Arabian Sea to it's west. Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary is famous for the elusive black panther among other animals like gaur, tiger and leopards. [22], Tuluvas, distributed among the Billava, Mogaveera, Bunt, Kulala, Tulu Gowda and Devadiga communities, are the largest ethnic group in the district. [32] Teak, bamboo and rosewood trees are found in the hilly areas towards the east. In the local government system of the Isle of Man, a Commissioner is an elected representative equivalent to a Councillor. [96] The main crops of Dakshina Kannada are Paddy, Coconut, Arecanut, Black Pepper, Cashew and Cocoa. Contact Details of Assistant Commissioners of the District Address for Correspondence Bhatkal Phone : +91-8385-223722 Fax : +91-8385-223722 Email : bhatkalac[at]gmail[dot]com Office of the Assistant Commissioner & Sub [3] The 22-year-old Rabindranath Tagore stayed with his brother, Satyendranath Tagore, who was the district judge in Uttara Kannada. Grigoryev) were appointed, alongside the last native tribal Paramount chief (title Ambyn-noyon), followed by a single Commissar of the Provisional Government In Minnesota, Alaska, New York and Tennessee, the heads of statewide cabinet-level departments are called "commissioners". These appointments were of a roving nature, as the officials were not assigned to a particular country or city. 90% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Burude Falls is about 20 kilometres (12 mi) from Siddapur, Unchalli Falls, Shivagangae, BeeneHolae Fall is about 25 kilometres (16 mi) from Sirsi, Magod Falls and Sathodi Falls near Yellapura are some of the best natural falls in Uttara Kannada District. Significant and picturesque, the Sadashivgad fort of historical importance is now a tourist destination located by the Kali river bridge, which has been built at the confluence of the river and the Arabian Sea. Multibhashi’s Kannada-English Dictionary will help you find the meaning of different words from Kannada to English like the meaning of Soundaryapremi meaning of Kalatmaka and from English to Kannada like awesome meaning in Kannada, the meaning of Aesthetic, the meaning of ornamental, etc. [1] The district has a population density of 457 inhabitants per square kilometre (1,180/sq mi). In 1649, the Courteen Association united with the British East India Company and Uttara Kannada became a company factory. [111][112] Despite ranking 8th in the list of most populous districts in Karnataka, the district is the second largest contributor to the state's GSDP, with a contribution of 5.8%. The NWKRTC covers all towns & villages of the district. Uttara Kannada is famous for a variety of seafood delicacies. The literacy rate of Mangalore city is 94%. [61], Yakshagana is the popular folk art of this district. In many North American sports leagues, including nearly all professional leagues, the commissioner is the highest executive position in the owners association. This would be considered to be a form of opera in western eyes. Contextual translation of "tahsildar meaning" into Kannada. This event is called "Sangam", which in Sanskrit means confluence. Total about 10.8 lakh people in the district are literate, among them about 5.8 lakh are male and about 5 lakh are female. Dakshina Kannada receives abundant rainfall during the Indian monsoon. [104] Mangalorean Catholics' Sanna-Dukra Maas ("Sanna" means Idli fluffed with toddy or yeast and "Dukra Maas" means Pork), Pork Bafat, Sorpotel and the Mutton Biryani of the Muslims are well-known dishes. in many countries. [23] The Konkani people, Brahmins, Holeyas, the hill-tribes (Koragas), Muslims, Mangalorean Catholics and Arebhashe Gowdas comprise rest of the population. Puttur karavadtha valiyullahi darga shareef. The title "trade commissioner" went out of use in the United States when Commerce's overseas officials were transferred to the Department of State and all three U.S. foreign services (of the Departments of State, Agriculture and Commerce) were merged in 1939 under Reorganization Plan No. 350 billion. It is also a rank used in revenue administrations (land, income tax, customs, inland etc.) [12] Dakshina Kannada became a district of Mysore State in 1956 which later was renamed Karnataka in 1973. As the district is on the shore of the Arabian sea, fishing is one of the major occupation of many people. Moroccan traveler Ibn Battuta is said to have stayed for a time in the district under the protection of Nawayath Sultan Jamal Al-Din at Hunnur. [4], Until 1968, federal courts appointed commissioners to perform routine judicial duties such as taking testimony, taking bail, and even enforcing laws such as the Fugitive Slave Act. The district has a population density of 140 inhabitants per square kilometre (360/sq mi). [100] The Konkani community's specialties include Daali thoy, Bibbe-upkari (cashew based), Val val, Avnas ambe sasam, Kadgi chakko, Paagila podi, Malpuri, Patrode and Chane gashi. Newspapers in this district include Havayaka Subodha (1885), Karvara Chandrika (1885), Children's Newspaper Hitopadesh (1888), Saraswati (1900) and Vinodini (1904).