GRS is the only amusement cum water park in and around Mysore. Situated just 15 minutes from Mysore, on the Mysore-Bangalore highway, GRS is easily accessible by road. With 40 acres of plush greenery to call its own, GRS sports a wide range of dry and wet rides that cater to the entire family for a fun filled safe vacation for all. Come visit us – we have all the ingredients for that perfect holiday!
The youngest member-at-heart of the Baliga Investment group, 75 year old Mr. Baliga an engineer by profession, partnered to promote Ananda Transport and Printers, a sister concern of Mangalore Ganesh Beedi Works, which owns fleets of trucks and also engages in offset printing. He then went on to found Baliga Investments Pvt. Ltd., which at present is engaged in an array of investments ranging from shares, debentures and Government bonds to GRS Fantasy Park, a mega tourist attraction in the city of Mysore. Apart from this he is also the moral guiding force of the organization and its fleet of employees.
The daughter of the founder of Mangalore Ganesh Beedies, B Raghuram Prabhu the then baron of the beedi industry, graduated from the Mysore University and was the partner of Mangalore Ganesh Beedie Works. She is an avid traveler and has travelled widely all over the world. Baliga Investments Pvt. Ltd., was co-founder by her and today, she along with her husband Mr. B Subraya Baliga, lead the Baliga Investment group morally into greener pastures.
An engineer by profession, he completed his graduation in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal in the year 1985. He then served Davy Power Gas Ltd., Mumbai a multinational company engaged in engineering consultancy services for a period of 2 years. Then the entrepreneurial bug bit him and he resigned and went on to start his own business in Mangalore. He started a fully computerized offset printing unit with an initial turnover of Rupees seventeen lakhs and since then it has grown into a large award winning printing house catering to various categories of printing in the coastal regions of Karnataka. He is also instrumental in promoting the mega tourism project, GRS Fantasy Park in Mysore that is attracted over 5 million travelers from across the Country and the globe over the past 17 years. The park has won National Awards and also certified for ISO 9001 – 2008. He is the former President of the India Association of Amusement Park Owners, a coveted group of people heading different amusement parks from across India. He is also involved in real-estate development under the Baliga Investment banner.
On graduating from Regional Engineering College Calicut as a Mechanical Engineer, he was employed with Kirloskar Engineering Co. Ltd., at their marketing office in Madras. He later went on to start his own business in Bangalore, marketing and servicing of compressors and air conditioning units both for Industrial and commercial utility. He was also instrumental in promoting the mega tourism project, GRS Fantasy Park in Mysore that is attracting travelers from across the country and abroad.
A Mechanical Engineering graduate from National Institute of Engineering, Mysore, he completed his engineering in the year 1990 and was in service with M/s Larsen and Toubro till 1996. He was associated with various precision Hi Tech projects like manufacture of first Disc Drive in the country when in service. He has also been associated with M/s Designs in Hyderabad and with M/s QUALCOMM USA for network design of Reliance Telecom in Gujarat. He was also instrumental in promoting the mega tourism project, GRS Fantasy Park in Mysore.