Police keep a vigil to check ‘matka’ in Byndoor region

Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Laxman Nimbargi

Udupi : As per report submitted by experts from Manipal Institute of Technology recently, the changes to ensure safety on National Highway 66 to be soon held to discuss said, Superintendent of Police Laxman Nimbargi on Friday. Speaking to presspersons during the phone-in programme at the District Police Office here, Mr. Nimbargi said that the […]

Youth dies in road accident near Pumpwell

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Mangaluru: A youth died in an accident near Karnataka Bank Head office at NH 66 on Tuesday June 5. The deceased has been identified as Rizwan. It is said Rizwan was riding towards Nanthoor from Pumpwell along with his friend rammed into a divider. A critically injured Rizwan died while being rushed to the hospital. […]

Police open fire at burglars

Friday, June 1st, 2018

Bantwal: The police personnel from town and rural police stations opened fire at a gang of burglars here on Thursday night. It has been reported that, Beltangady police station received a call from Kareem, resident of Gerukatte, Beltangady, informing them that four to five persons armed with lethal weapons were moving around in a red […]

Police nab accused in POCSO case six years after staying at large

Monday, March 12th, 2018

Mangaluru: The arrested person is identified as Lawrence Melvin D’souza alias Jeevan alias Salman alias Mohammad Salman, aged 32. He is the main accused in a criminal case lodged with Bantwal Police in the year 2012 and had been absconding since the last six years. The case in which he was accused relates to offences […]

Police arrest two in Ilyas murder case

Friday, February 9th, 2018

Mangaluru: Police department have confirmed that the two main accused in Ilyas murder case have been arrested here. The arrested are Muhammed Sameer alias Sameer alias Robert (27), son of Aliabba, from Ullal , and Nameer Hamza (34), son of the late Abubakker, residing at Gerukatte near Manjeshwar. The arrest operation was conducted by city […]

Police raid illegal sand mining sites at Brahmavar

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Kundapur: Kundapur and Brahmavar Police raided eight locations of sand mining sites at Brahmavar. Bhoobalan, assistant commissioner (AC) of Kundapur sub-division and Brahmavar police received definite information about illegal sand mining happening here and raided the site. The Police seized 25 boats, 9 Tipper trucks and arrested 61 laborers from the site. It has been […]

Police arrest man for recording videos of assault on girls

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Mangaluru: Kavoor Police arrested a man for allegedly recording the attack on girls on January 2 at Pilikula. The accused has been identified as Vishad (34) from Pachanady. On January 2, Hindu activist attacked students outside Manasa, Pilikula. The video of the attack went viral on the social sites. Vishad had also posted the pictures […]

Daregudde Priyanka goes missing again

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018

Mangaluru: Priyanka from Daregudde Moodbidri who was living in an Ashram has reportedly gone missing. Priyanka from Daregudde who eloped with a youth from her home a day before she had to get married to her long time boyfriend after intoxicating her family was found in Mumbai and was later brought back to Mangaluru by […]

Cops to act against non-ISI certified helmets from February 1

Saturday, January 27th, 2018

Mangaluru: Don’t have an ISI-certified helmet? Then, buy one immediately as the city traffic police will start cracking down on those wearing non-ISI certified helmets from February 1. The police have also warned that action will be taken against the sellers of substandard helmets. This move comes after the recent order of the Karnataka high […]

Police say Ahmed Bashir’s murder plot hatched in district prison

Thursday, January 25th, 2018

Mangaluru: The plot to murder 47-year-old Ahmed Bashir, a fast-food joint operator, in Kottara Chowki here on January 3, was hatched in the Manglauru District Prison, said Police Commissioner T.R. Suresh here on Wednesday. Bashir had been attacked following the murder of BJP activist Deepak Rao at Katipalla earlier on the same day (January 3). […]