In the report “Shailaja Bhat is Dakshina Kannada ZP president” published in these columns on February 9, it was mentioned in the fourth paragraph that she defeated the Congress candidate by margin of 13 votes in the zilla panchayat elections held in December. She was elected to the post on February 8. Also, the headline on Page 5 on the same day read “Panel termed report far from truth.” It should have been “Panel report termed far from truth”.

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