Change incorrect names in Google Maps: KDA

Change incorrect names in Google Maps: KDA

KDA has extended any required support to Google for the purpose

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The Kannada Development Authority (KDA) has written to Google India to correct names of various towns and villages in the state, which are displayed incorrectly on Google Maps.

In a letter, KDA chairman T S Nagabharana said that displaying correct names was essential, especially to benefit tourists. “Therefore, I urge you to correct names of such towns and villages which are wrong,” the letter read.

KDA has extended any required support to Google for the purpose.

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