DK third in excise revenue collection

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
excise revenue

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district ranks third in collection of excise revenue, by contributing Rs. 1,388 crore during 2014-15, it’s eighth in volume of sales that indicates consumption. Rural areas, having just 33 per cent of the total liquor outlets (out of 446), contributed to 52 per cent of the total liquor sales while urban […]

George Pinto unanimously elected President of DK Govt Employees Association

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
George Pinto

Mangalore :  The DK District unit of Karnataka State Government Employees Association held its executive committee meeting recently wherein George Pinto, deputy commissioner of excise, Udupi and Mangalore, has been unanimously re-elected  as the President for the second term. He will serve as President for a five year term. The association has over 60,000 members […]

Spurious liquor seized ; one arrested in Kundapur

Friday, July 27th, 2012
Foreign Liquor Seized

Kundapur: Excise officials have arrested one Basava Ganiga on the charges of manufacturing spurious liquor in a house at Noojady. The raid following a tip off and the police seized several bottles. Another accused Girish Ganiga however was successful in escaping. It is learnt, the liquor prepared locally was filled in bottles of reputed foreign […]