Gajanur, Shimoga

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Gajanur, Shimoga
village
Gajanur, Shimoga is located in Karnataka
Gajanur, Shimoga
Gajanur, Shimoga
Location in Karnataka, India
Gajanur, Shimoga is located in India
Gajanur, Shimoga
Gajanur, Shimoga
Gajanur, Shimoga (India)
Coordinates: 13°50′20″N 75°31′37″E / 13.839°N 75.527°E / 13.839; 75.527Coordinates: 13°50′20″N 75°31′37″E / 13.839°N 75.527°E / 13.839; 75.527
Country India
StateKarnataka
DistrictShivamoga
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
577 220
Telephone code08182
Vehicle registrationKA-14

Gajanur is a village 12 km from Shimoga in the Shimoga district of Karnataka, India. The Tunga River flows through the village. Gajanur is well known for the dam built across the river. 1 km from Gajanur there is place called "Sakkarebaylu" which is an elephant training camp run by the government of India. located on the banks of the Tunga river. It is 15 km from "Mandagadde" bird life sanctuary. There is a JNV, Gajanur (JVNG) boarding school near Gajanur. JNVG is funded by the Indian Ministry of Human Resources Development

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