Clash at District prison, 3 injured

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Mangaluru: A POCSO case accused, who was remanded to judicial custody, was attacked at the district jail here on Thursday, March 7. Apparently, the accused identified as Aksauddin was attacked in the morning by a group of jail inmates. The accused was eventually rescued from further harm through the jail staff’s intervention. The accused suffered […]

City police raid on district prison, seize mobile phones, ganja

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Mangaluru: The City police led by DCP (Law) Hanumantharaya conducted  a surprise raid to the district prison morning  6.30 am and 7.30 am on Tuesday. Total 129 police personnel take part in operation and seized two mobile phones, ganja and pen drive among other things in the raid. Three sharp items, two plastic bottles of hukka shape, […]

Fight among jail inmates in district prison; one injured

Sunday, September 4th, 2016

Mangaluru: Some inmates of district prison had fight between themselves and as a result of it one has injured, on Saturday. Injured is identified as Naushad. He has been admitted in Wenlock hospital for the treatment. There is no much information regarding the number of inmates involved in the fight and name of attackers. Additional […]

Mr. Krishnamurthy replaces B.T. Obaleshappa for district prison

Sunday, November 8th, 2015
B.T. Obaleshappa

Mangaluru : The government has posted Krishnamurthy and Raghupathy as the superintendent and the jailor at the Mangaluru District Prison. Mr. Krishnamurthy replaces B.T. Obaleshappa, who was among the four prison personnel placed under suspension for alleged dereliction of duty leading to the murder of two prison inmates on November 2. Mr. Krishnamurthy was earlier […]

Prison officials slackness in the Mangaluru District Prison

Thursday, November 5th, 2015
Ivan Dsouza

Mangaluru : Ivan D’Souza, MLC, said that slackness on the part of prison officials and other district officials led to the murder of two inmates in the Mangaluru District Prison on Monday. While seeking disciplinary action should be taken against officials concerned, Mr. D’Souza said Home Minister cannot be blamed for inaction. Mr. D’Souza on […]

Working Journalists’ Union condemned attack’s on media photographers

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015
DK District Working Journalists’ Union

Mangaluru  : Condemning the attack of  a few photo journalists by the relatives of Madoor Isubu who was killed in the District Prison, the DK District Working Journalists’ Union members  staged a protest  in front of the DC office here on Tuesday, November 3. On Monday outside the Wenlock Hospital some photographers were taking photographs of the […]