Justice Hegde says corruption predominant in Indian democracy

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Karkala: Former Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde has opined that democracy in the country is absolutely bedridden, with corruption prioritising all over. He was speaking after inaugurating the newly built laboratories at Jnanasudha Institution. The former Lokayukta said, “All the three wings of democracy – with the fourth estate, media – are decomposed, with no tool […]

Santosh Hegde lauds demonetisation move

Thursday, December 29th, 2016
Nyaya Ratna Award

Udupi: Nyaya Ratna Award and Samaja Ratna Award were conferred on the former Lokayukta N. Santosh Hegde and Chancellor of Nitte University N. Vinaya Hegde, respectively, by the Paryaya Pejawar Mutt at Rajangana here on Wednesday. The awards were presented by Vishwesha Tirtha Swami of Paryaya Pejawar Mutt. Speaking to presspersons here after receiving the […]

Work for the welfare of society: Anna Hazare

Monday, December 12th, 2016
Vishwa Hridaya Sammelan

Mangaluru: Anna Hazare, social activist, said on Sunday that people should learn to sacrifice their needs and desires for the larger good of the society. Mr. Hazare could not attend the Vishwa Hridaya Sammelan organised by Rishi Samskriti Vidya Kendra Trust and Sri Krishna Mutt/Temple, here, owing to ill-health. His videographed message was played at […]

Advait’s song beckons Santosh Hegde

Thursday, October 20th, 2016
Lokyukta N. Santosh Hegde

Mangaluru:The former Lokyukta N. Santosh Hegde loves music, more so the good old Hindi classics. It is this music that made Mr. Hegde call on 12-year-old Advait at his house in Basrur near Kundapur on Monday. A few weeks ago, Mr. Hegde had been to Sharada English Medium School in Basrur as a chief guest […]

Political parties in state trying to weaken Lokayuta act with fake logic- Justice Santhosh Hegde

Monday, September 8th, 2014
Forum for Justice

Mangalore : Former Lokayukta Justice N Santhosh Hegde said, that it is not possible to eradicate Corruption from the grass root level but can be reduced. Earlier there were only thousand of corruption cases found in state but today it has reached to crores. He was speaking after inaugurating the Forum for Justice Mangalore at […]

Justice Santosh Hegde, Dr Ramdas Pai to be conferred with Abhayashree Awards

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
Abhayashree Awards

Mangalore : ‘Abhayashree Award’ will be conferred Former Karnataka Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde, Manipal University Chancellor Dr Ramdas Pai and late Bekal Lingappaiah, Founder of Abhaya Ashraya of Konaje for their services rendered to the society. Speaking at the press meet held at Abhaya Ashraya, Kodialbail on May 14, Tuesday, convener Srinath Hegde, said that […]

‘Yeddyurappa should have clung on to power’

Saturday, November 17th, 2012
Santhosh Hegde

Bangalore :Former Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde said on Friday that B S Yeddyurappa had resigned as chief minister, not because he was indicted in the mining scam, but because he was arrested in connection with some other case. He was reacting to Yeddyurappa’s statement that resigning as chief minister on the basis of the Lokayukta […]

Spectacular I-day celebrations at Alva’s campus in Moodbidri

Thursday, August 16th, 2012
I-day celebrations at Alva’s campus

Moodbidri: Alva’s Education Foundation of Moodbidri celebrated the 66th Independence Day in a unique and colourful way at the Vidyagiri Sundari Ananda Alva campus on Wednesday. The special attraction of the day was the participation of 16000 students in a splendid formation of tricolor on the ground. Students of all Alva’s institutions took part in […]

Decision to disband Team Anna ‘unfortunate,’says Justice Santosh Hegde

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012
Santosh N Hegde

Bangalore :   Former  Lokayukta  Justice Santosh Hegde has described the decision of social activist Anna Hazare to disband Team Anna, as unfortunate. Justice Hegde said Anna Hazare could have very well created an awareness among the  people against corruption  instead  of going on an indefinite fast. Justice Hegde said the differences between Team Anna members […]

Jana Jagrithi Andolan demands immediate appointment of Lokayukta

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012

Bangalore: The Karnataka Jana Jagrithi Andolan has launched a campaign to urge the government to save the institution of Lokayukta by appointing a new Lokayukta very soon. The Andolan has also decided to go on an agitation till June 16 in support of its cause. Former Lokayukta Justice Santosh Hegde,  veteran freedom fighter Doreswamy Iyengar […]