Court ordered life imprisonment for a constable

Friday, October 21st, 2022

Mangaluru : Additional district and sessions (POCSO) court ordered life imprisonment for a constable for abetting the suicide of a 17-year-old girl. The convict, Praveen Salian of Siddarthnagara in Bajpe, was serving as a constable in the District Armed Reserve. He had come in contact with the victim in 2015 through Facebook and later via phone […]

Newly married woman commits suicide

Monday, September 5th, 2022
Rashmi Acharya

Mangaluru : A newly married woman ended her life by consuming rat poison, on Monday, September 5. The deceased is identified as Rashmi Acharya (24), a resident of Kotraguttu of Amblamogaru village. Rashmi was married to Sandeep, a resident of Ganjimath on August 21, this year. On September 3, a post-marriage party was organized at […]

Father commits suicide after poisoning his son

Saturday, June 18th, 2022

Karkala : After poisoning his young differently abled son pushed him to a well later ended his life by hanging self at Kervashe on June 18, Saturday. The deceased are Krishna Poojary and his son Dinesh (26). Krishna Poojary’s wife who is ill, had been to Mumbai for treatment while the father and son duo […]

Four members of a family commits suicide

Wednesday, December 8th, 2021

Mangaluru : Four members of a family were found dead in their house located at Morgans Gate area on Wednesday. A 30-year-old man is accused of killing his wife and two kids before he died by suicide. Nagesh, who was working as a driver, was found hanging from the ceiling of his house. Preliminary investigation […]

Husband and wife commits suicide in City

Wednesday, June 9th, 2021
pintos lane suicide

Mangaluru : The husband and wife allegedly ended their lives  at Pinto’s Lane near Kadri in the wee hours of Wednesday June 9. The deceased are identified as Suresh Shetty (62) and his wife Vani (55). The body of the husband was discovered in the well while the wife was found hanging inside the house. It is said, a […]

Autorickshaw driver commits suicide by hanging himself

Friday, April 9th, 2021

Puttur : An autorickshaw driver hailing from Derla in Keyyur village has committed suicide by hanging himself at his house. The incident came to light on April 9, Friday morning. The deceased identified as Shivaraj (27 ) had destroyed his mobile phone by burning it before ending his life. The reason behind the suicide is […]

Young couple commits suicide in a lodge

Monday, October 19th, 2020

Sullia: A young couple found hanging inside a lodge in Sullia after their families opposed the marriage. The deceased boy has been identified as Darshan, son of Aivarnadu resident Thimmappa Gowda. and, the girl has been identified as Indira, daughter of Sheshappa, resident of Narya Kalkaje near Dharmastala. Sullia police personnel have registered a case in this regard.

Youth jumps into Netravati river in suicide bid, is rescued

Monday, October 19th, 2020
Bantwal Boat

Bantwal : A youth from Hassan who jumped into the Netravathi river from the old building near Goodinabali in Panemangalore on October 19, Monday morning was rescued at Goodinabali. The youth was later admitted to a hospital in Bantwal. He has been identified as Kumar of Hassan. He is a driver in a private bus operating […]

Woman Commits Suicide after giving Sleeping Tablets to Mother and Children

Saturday, October 10th, 2020
Sleeping Tablet

Mangaluru: A 38-year-old woman committed suicide after she gave sleeping tablets to her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter, son, and mother at Preethi Nagar in Shaktinagar here on October 10, Saturday. The deceased has been identified as Pramila (38) from Shaktinagar and her one-and-a-half-year-old daughter Ishabni. Her mother, Shashikala (60) and son Ashis (15) now out of danger. According to the police on […]

Minor girl rape attempt accused committs suicide

Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Puttur : An accused of a minor girl rape attempt case has reportedly committed suicide on October 8. The deceased identified as Iqbal Sadiq (27) resident of Malebettu in Koyyur village was facing charges of attempting rape on a minor at Ninnikallu in Belthangady taluk. The incident had occurred on August 29 and locals had trapped him […]