Gas cylinder explosion, family members escaped from the mishap

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Puttur: A house was damaged following a gas cylinder explosion in Balya village here on Thursday night The incident took place at KD Gowda’s residence. Luckily all the family members escaped unhurt in the mishap. The roof of the house was partially damaged and cracks emerged on the wall due to the intensity of the […]

Lockdown in Mangaluru will continue on March 29

Saturday, March 28th, 2020
Kota Srinivas

Mangaluru : The lockdown in Mangaluru will continue even on Sunday, March 29 said, District in-charge minister Kota Srinivas Poojary on Saturday, March 28. Addressing media, he said, Around 400 businessmen in the district will be invited to discuss the food supply at home. Social distancing is a must now and hence the lockdown has […]

Two persons injured in gas cylinder explosion

Monday, November 25th, 2019

Mangaluru: Two persons, including a woman were injured in an explosion caused by a leakage in a cooking gas cylinder at a house here on Monday, November 25. The injured identified as Manjunath (25) and Rekha (20) were admitted to a hospital. The window panes of the house located at Vas Lane as well as […]

A gas cylinder at a food joint catches fire; no injuries

Saturday, September 27th, 2014

Mangalore: A gas cylinder caught fire as the food vendor was changing the new cylinder in a street food joint located at Ullal on September 26, Friday. It is learnt that, the vendor who went to change the new cylinder which did not have the washer as previous was empty caught fire. The locals who […]

LPG gas cylinder Explosion: Girl dies, 3 critically injured

Friday, April 4th, 2014
LPG gas cylinder Explosion: Girl dies, 3 critically injured

Mangalore: A gas cylinder explosion at the basement of Elite Apartment Kadri, at Kambla claimed the life of a 14-year-old girl leaving several others injured on Friday, April 4. The deceased girl is identified as Bharathi. Her mother Bhagya (35), father Shivananda (40) and her brother Anjaneya (15) sustained severe injuries and have been rushed […]

Gas cylinder users hold protest meeting in city for card holders

Saturday, January 11th, 2014

Mangalore: At a crowded and impressive meeting held on Saturday by Gas Cylinder User’s Forum along with Praja Vikasa Seva Trust, demands were made by several speakers to the Govt. to supply at least one cylinder per month and 10 such cylinders in a year without fail. The protest meeting inaugurated by Rekha Baliga (Vice […]

Official team led by 17 gas cylinders seized at Kudkorigudde

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Mangalore:   A total of 17 cylinders which were unauthorisedly stocked in a house at Kudkorigudde, Kankanady have been seized by an official team lead by Mangalore Tahsildar which raided the place on August 21, Wednesday. It is learnt there was an illegal gas refilling unit operating in the house. A person named Radhakrishna who was […]

Bangalore marriage hall collapses, teen girl dies

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Bangalore:  A 17-year-old girl was killed today after part of a building used as a marriage hall in Bangalore collapsed after a cooking gas cylinder exploded. Ten people were also injured in the incident. The cylinder exploded between 1.30 and 2 this afternoon and led to a huge fire. It brought down not just the […]

An explosion in Maruthi Omni at Banglegudda, Near Buntwal

Saturday, July 3rd, 2010
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Mangalore : A Maruthi Omni was totally gutted and a house was damaged when the gas cylinder in the vehicle exploded on Friday at 7.00 pm in Banglegudda in City on July 2. Four persons were injured. The vehicle owner Ibrahim (60), son Aziz (24), pedestrians Rizwan (24) and Ibrahim Musliyar (22) were shifted to […]