Bantwal : Man on the run for two years arrested

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

Bantwal : A man wanted in multiple cases of robbery, thefts, honey trap and cheating has been arrested by the police on Tuesday, March 17. The arrested, Mohammed Hanif (46), has been absconding since two years and has cases registered against him in police stations of Vittal, Gadag, Shivamogga, Chikkamagaluru, Moodigere, Bengaluru, Subrahmanyapuram and Bantwal. […]

Bantwal : Depressed first-year MBA student commits suicide

Saturday, March 14th, 2020

Bantwal : Worried about her academic performance, an MBA student reportedly committed suicide by hanging herself at her house. The deceased has been identified Rakshita (23), first-year MBA student of a private college. As per sources, Rakshita killed herself after she scored low marks in her first-semester examination. A case in the has been registered […]

Bantwal : 2 dead after motorbikes collide

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Bantwal : Two youths were killed after the two motorbikes they were riding met with a head-on collision near Kodaje, under Vittal police station limits, on Wednesday evening. According to police, Parikshith, 19, a resident of Baranikere and Azmal, 21, a resident of Goltamajalu, were killed in the accident. The accident took place around 7pm, […]

Bantwal : Man arrested for Rs 2 crore bank defraud

Friday, December 27th, 2019

Bantwal : Bantwal rural police arrested a man on charges of forgery for allegedly securing an automobile loan by pledging duplicate documents. The arrested identified as Basheer alias Hassan Bashir (42), a resident of Pumpwell, has been booked under IPC column 420 and 468. According to the police, Basheer had pledged duplicate documents to secure […]

Bantwal : Man kills brother over money dispute

Friday, December 27th, 2019

Bantwal : A man allegedly killed his brother over a money dispute on Thursday, December 26 in Melkar. The deceased has been identified as Lio Lobo (50), a resident of Boliyangadi. As per sources, Lio Lobo and his brother had a heated argument on the money issue which ended up in a murder. A case […]

young man arrested for cheating girl

Wednesday, October 9th, 2019

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district police on Saturday nabbed a youth from Mangaluru taluk for allegedly reneging on a promise to marry a girl he had professed to love and then coercing her into a sexual relationship with him. SP B M Laxmi Prasad said the accused, Mohammad Azharuddin, 28, was in a ‘relationship’ with the […]

Bantwal : English as medium of instruction; Will discuss with CM, says Suresh Kumar

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Bantwal : “There have been opinions for and against the decision to introduce English as a medium of instruction in government schools. I will discuss this issue with the chief minister towards finding an amicable solution to the problem,” said Karnataka state minister of education, S Suresh Kumar. Speaking to reporters in the office of […]

Bantwal : Mother, children jumping into Netravati River; body of young man found

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Bantwal : The body of Kaushik Mandanna (30), who jumped into the Netravati river from the Panemanagaluru bridge, along with his mother and sister on the late night of Saturday, was found at Talipadpu of Sajipa Munnuru village of the taluk on Tuesday, Oct 1. The locals who noticed a dead body floating near the […]

Illegal sand transportation in Bantwal : Five lorries seized

Saturday, September 14th, 2019

Bantwal : Bantwal tahsildar Rashmi S R, led a team of officials that conducted operations since last midnight against lorries indulging in illegal sand transportation. The team took into possession five sand  lorries  and handed them over to the police. It was found that these lorries were loaded with sand from illegally maintained stocks and being sent to […]

Bantwal : Newly-married lady goes missing

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Bantwal : A newly-married woman disappeared all of a sudden and a case in this connection has been filed at Vitla police station in the taluk on Tuesday August 27. Apparently, the lady has left behind a letter expressing her disinclination to live with her husband. The missing woman is identified as who went away […]

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