City Corporation honours golden girl Poovamma

Saturday, September 29th, 2018

Mangaluru: Mangaluru’s golden girl Poovamma who struck gold for India in Asiad was felicitated on September 29, Saturday on behalf of Mangaluru City Corporation prior to the MCC Council meet. Poovamma was gifted a cheque for Rs 2 lakh apart from honouring her with a peta, shawl and a memento. Mayor Bhasker Moily, Deputy Mayor […]

Poovamma receives rousing welcome at Mangaluru International Airport

Thursday, September 6th, 2018

Mangaluru : Asian Games gold medallist M R Poovamma arrived  at Mangaluru International Airport on Thursday, September 6. Poovamma was received a rousing welcome by her parents, brother and other well wishers. Poovamma bagged gold medal in Women’s 4 x 400m relay event at the 18th edition of the Asian Games at Jakartha Palembang. MLA Vedavyas […]

Gold dedicated to the victims of Kodagu floods: Poovamma

Saturday, September 1st, 2018

Mangaluru: “Hundreds of families have become homeless due to the deluge. The people from my home town, terrified by the floods are now in much pain. Therefore, I am dedicating the gold medal that I have won at the Asian Games to these refugees from my Kodagu.” These are the words of Machettira Raju Poovamma, […]