Railway underbridge work : Heavy vehicles banned at Mahakalipadpu road till June 19

Saturday, April 24th, 2021
Railway Gate

Mangaluru : The police have banned the movement of heavy vehicles, including buses, between National Highway 66-Mahakalipadpu-Morgan’s Gate with immediate effect till June 19 to facilitate the construction of railway underbridges and a connecting road. Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar, in his capacity as Additional District Magistrate, has issued orders to this effect under the […]

Foundation stone laid for RuB at Mahakalipadpu

Monday, March 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada MP and State BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel on Sunday urged people to approach legislators to get their issues resolved with regard to developmental projects instead of courts that delay the projects. He was speaking after laying the foundation stone for two twin railway underbridges (RUBs) under two railway lines and […]

Flats for civic workers being built as per norms: U.T.Khader

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Mangaluru: While refuting criticism by pourakarmikas that flats being constructed for them at Mahakalipadpu in the city were too small, Minister for Urban Development and Housing U.T. Khader said here on Tuesday said the flats are being constructed as per the norms laid down by the Union government. Talking to reporters, Mr. Khader said that […]

Residents of Mahakalipadpu area stages dharna: demanding railway underpass

Thursday, September 27th, 2018

Mangaluru: Residents of Mahakalipadpu area staged a demonstration on September 26, Wednesday demanding construction of a railway underpass at Jeppu Mahakalipadpu. The protestors alleged that the MCC has shown apathy towards their appeal since the past several years by not releasing funds for the project. Railway Underpass Construction Action Committee leader Mohammad, Railway Users Advisory […]

Vedavyas Kamath appeales CM to sanction 20 crore for railway underpass

Friday, September 14th, 2018

Mangaluru: Mangaluru City South MLA D. Vedavyas Kamath has appealed to the Chief Minister to sanction ₹ 20 crore for building an underpass at the Mahakalipadpu railway level crossing in the city. In a memorandum, he said that the Railways has approved the general arrangement drawing of the project proposal. The ₹ 20-crore would be […]

Areas around Mahakalipadpu get a fresh look after cleanliness drive

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Mangaluru: Areas around Mahakalipadpu in south Mangaluru got a fresh look even as the main road near the railway level crossing gate came to have metal road cones, to prevent vehicles clogging the gate, during the 14th week of Swachata Abhiyan of Mangaluru Ramakrishna Mission on Sunday. Around 250 volunteers were divided into six groups […]

Seven year-old boy run over by train near Mahakalipadpu

Sunday, September 24th, 2017
Hasan Aafil

Mangaluru : A seven year-old boy was run over by a train near the Mahakalipadpu railway level crossing here on Saturday. According to the Government Railway Police, Mohammed Hasan Aafil, a resident of Mahakalipadu, returned from the government school around noon to his house across the double railway track between Nethravati Cabin and Mangaluru Junction […]

Roshan Baig laid foundation stone for houses for the ‘Poura karmika’

Thursday, August 4th, 2016
‘Poura karmika’

Mangaluru: Minister for Urban Development and Haj Roshan Baig, on Thursday laid foundation stone for houses for the ‘Poura karmika’ to be constructed at Mahakalipadpu, Jeppu. The project is being implemented at the cost of Rs 2.40 crore by Mangaluru City Corporation. Every house will be built in 400 sq ft of are. It will […]