KSRTC sleeper-bus overturns near Kadaba Cross

Friday, December 26th, 2014
KSRTC sleeper-bus overturns near Kadaba Cross

Mangaluru : The Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) sleeper-bus overturned near Kadaba Cross, near Putturu on Friday Dec 26 early morning . The Udupi-bound KSRTC bus had 32 passengers coming from Bengaluru rolled off the road and fell into the Netravati river at Uppinangady. Eighteen persons were injured and others escaped with minor injuries. […]

A speeding bus rams in to a car killing one, several injured

Monday, October 27th, 2014
A speeding bus rams in to a car killing one, several injured

Bantwal : In a bid to overtake, a speeding bus collided into a car critically injuring five persons of one family at Mittur, Vittal on October 26. Reportedly, Chevrolet car was on its way from Mangalore to Puttur, when it collided with a KSRTC bus plying from Puttur to Mangalore. The driver of the car […]

Mixed response to bandh in Bangalore

Thursday, July 31st, 2014
bangalore bundh

Bangalore : There was mixed response to Bangalore bandh, called by pro-Kannada organisations against sexual assault on women and children. Many traders downed shutters voluntarily. While many vehicles stayed off the roads, buses and autorickshaws continued to play. Many shops in the Central Business District remained closed and roads wore a deserted look. It is […]

A youth died on spot, after returning Eid prayers near Bajpe

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
Bajpe accident

Mangalore : In a tragic incident a bike rider lost his lives after returning Eid prayers near Bajpe check post on July 29, Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Zakir(18) resident of Karmbar,in Kenjar village. As per eyewitnesses his two wheeler rammed in to a speeding tipper. The tipper was over speeding to overtake […]

SDPI stage protest against KSRTC bus fare hike

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
sdpi protest

Mangalore : The district unit of Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) staged a protest Social Democratic Party of India (SDPI) staged a protest against KSRTC bus fare hike in front of KSRTC bus stand on May 7, Wednesday. Addressing the protestors, SDPI state committee member Abdul Jaleel, said that the government has hiked the […]

Two Killed, several injured in an accident between KSRTC bus and Bolero

Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
Accident

Mangalore : The KSRTC bus and Bolero head collision claimed two lives including Gayatri, the wife of Labhu Ram, former SP, Dakshina Kannada and the driver of Bolero, here on Wednesday April 2. The accident took place at Neere, Jeddinangadi, Bailooru, Karkala. The Bolero moving from Karkala to Udupi after a visit from Dharmasthala. The bus […]

KSRTC bus and auto rickshaw accident 4 killed, 3 injured at Panemangalore

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
Panemangalore Accident

Bantwal : In a KSRTC bus and auto rickshaw accident 4 persons killed and 3 children’s seriously ill-treated at Panemangalore bridge on Monday February 3 night. Family members were killed when a KSRTC bus rammed into an auto rickshaw on national highway 75, at 11.35 pm on Monday late night. Bhaskar, his wife Prema, Jagadish […]

Narrow escape for passengers as KSRTC bus catches fire

Friday, November 8th, 2013
bangalore

Bangalore : Over 25 passengers travelling by a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus had a fortunate escape after the bus caught fire in Yeshwanthpur on Thursday. Although the bus was destroyed in the fire, all 27 occupants, including the driver and the conductor, escaped unhurt. The accident comes a week after a private […]

3 killed as KSRTC bus falls off road

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013
rajahamsa

Siddapur : Three persons were killed and over 20 sustained injuries when a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus fell off the road into a farm land, on the Sagar-Jog road near Joginmutt in the taluk, on Friday morning. Kiran Timmegowda, 33, a resident of Kumta, Nilesh Gopal Walke, 26, a resident of Mastikatte […]

Priest and engineering student killed in bus and car accident

Monday, October 21st, 2013
Fr Jossy Sequeira

Bantwal : KSRTC bus and car accident killed two lives near Kurlipady, Kalladka in Bantwal Taluk on Monday October 21st morning. Shimoga diocese, Fr John Jossy Sequeira (32) take life on Spot. His Brothers wife engineering student Loveleena was also killed in the same accident. Deceased  Fr Jossy and Loveleena was travelling  from Uppinangady to […]