Stunt on National Highway, Kaup police booked 4 men

Wednesday, May 24th, 2023

Udupi: Kaup police booked four persons for performing stunt between Moodabettu and Moolur on National Highway 66. The police gave the names of the accused as Ayaan, 24, of Udyavara; Mishalvuddin, 23, of Kunjibettu; Shanoon D’Souza, 25, and Vivek, 23, both from Udupi. According to a communique, Police Sub Inspector (Law and Order) B. Suma […]

Gas leakage on Liquid Carbon Dioxide tanker at National Highway

Friday, July 8th, 2022
Gas Leak

Kaup : A Liquid Carbon Dioxide tanker began gas leaking from a tanker on the National Highway 66 near Uliyaragoli Dandatheertha on July 8, Friday. The tanker was heading towards Mangaluru from Udupi when all of a sudden smoke was noticed. It is learnt that there was leakage when the safety pin of the tanker […]

Youth drowns in Papanashini river

Monday, March 15th, 2021
Sumanth Kulal

Udupi : A 22-year-old youth drowned in the Papanashini river on the afternoon of Monday, March 15. The incident took place in the Kaup police station limits. The deceased has been identified as Sumanth Kulal, Shirva resident . It is said, he had gone to pick seashells on the banks of the rivulet along with two […]

Class 7th girl commits suicide after her mother scolded

Tuesday, April 14th, 2020

Kaup: A 13-year-old girl committed suicide by hanging herself after being scolded by her mother for spending most of the time on mobile phone. The deceased identified as Srijanya, daughter of Jayaram, a resident of Admar in Yellur village here was studying in class 7 in Lions School at Padubidri. On Monday, April 13 evening […]

Kaup police rescue 60 cattle from five trucks

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019

Kapu: Five lorries trafficking cattle were identified and seized in an operation by the local police here at Polipu Junction in Kapu on Wednesday, August 7. The cattle were being transported from Kerala to Udupi. Kaup police intercepted the trucks in front of Kaup mosque and took into custody more than 60 cattle from it. According […]

Udupi police crack train gold dacoity, arrest seven people

Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
Udupi Robbers

Udupi: The district police cracked a robbery case reported three months ago in which a gold trader traveling from Mumbai to Kerala was looted of 4 kg gold. The robbers had threatened the man with a pistol and a knife near Padubidri on September 17. Kaup police have now arrested seven accused in the case. […]

Car catches fire, none hurt

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Mangaluru: A car caught fire on the overpass on National Highway 66 at Kaup on Monday. However, no one was hurt. According to the Kaup police, the vehicle was on its way from Mundkur to Kundapur, when the driver of the car, Dinesh Gode, saw smoke emanating from the car and immediately got out of […]

Police nabbed one ganja peddler; seized 738 grams of ganja

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

Udupi: Kaup police nabbed one ganja peddler and seized 738 grams of ganja at Mudabettu bus stand at Katpadi on Monday. Clement (34) of Shankarapura is the arrested person. Upon acting on a reliable information a police team led by PSI Jagadeesh arrested him at Mudabettu bus stand. It is said that Clement was peddling […]

Maruti Omni plunges into river Mattu, 1 killed

Tuesday, July 21st, 2015
Van fallen

Mangaluru : A man lost his life when the van he was driving plunged into a rivulet near the vented dam cum bridge at Mattu village in Kaup police station limits on Sunday night. According to the police, Shashidhar Shetty was driving the Maruti Omni van from Katapady village to Mattu, when he lost control […]

Giant wave washes away a young auto driver in Kaup beach

Friday, April 25th, 2014
young auto driver

Udupi : A young auto rickshaw driver met a tragic end, as he was pulled away by the strong waves at Kaup beach, who had had come with his wife and kid on April 24, Thursday evening. The deceased auto driver is identified as Shahid (25) from Belapu. It is learnt that, Shahid who had […]