Belthangady : Man held for sexual assault on minor

Tuesday, June 8th, 2021
vignesh Bhandary

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada police has arrested a man on the charge of sexually assaulting a four- year old girl in Belthangady taluk. The accused has been identified as Vighnesh Bhandari from Kakkinje Kutharigudde in Belthangady,. The victim’s father had lodged a complaint with the Dharmasthala police alleging that the accused had taken the girl […]

Dead presumed man, found alive after10 days in Belthangady taluk

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021
srinivasa Devadiga

Belthangady : A person, presumed dead, found alive 10 days after his final rites were conducted by his family at Gardadi in Belthangady taluk recently. Srinivas Devadiga (60) had gone missing from his house on January 26. A missing case was registered at Belthangady police station. A body was found in a lake at Kullunje […]

Bridge collapses near Belthangady

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Mangaluru: A bridge connecting to the Belthangady-Karkala Road collapsed near the Western Ghats and Kudremukh National Park  on Wednesday, May 27. The residents of the hamlet fear that with the advent of the monsoon soon they might be marooned without any alternative mode of connectivity. The bridge was inspected by officials from the district administration who […]

APMC election result: tie in Mangaluru, Cong in Belthangady and BJP bags Bantwal

Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Mangaluru: Results of APMC elections held on Thursday has been announced on Saturday. In Mangaluru taluk the results has been tied and out of 12 seats Congress and BJP both has managed to bag 3 seats each. In Belthangady Taluk Congress has registered victory by winning 9 seats while BJP could get only 5 seats. […]

Jagrutha Vedike seeks arrest of Gowda

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Mangaluru : Writer K.S. Bhagwan and K.S. Shivaramu, State president of the Karnataka Rajya Hindulida Vargagala Jagrutha Vedike, have urged the government to arrest Gopalakrishna Gowda, the prime accused in a recent attack on Sundara Malekudiya belonging to a Scheduled Tribe community at Kattaje, a village in Belthangady taluk, recently. Addressing a press conference here, […]

Hindu parents protest against Christianization of school uniform

Thursday, September 4th, 2014
Hindu parents protest

Mangalore : A tensed situation prevailed followed by a triggered controversy after the school run by a Catholic institution distributed uniforms to students bearing religious symbols in Belthangady Taluk of Dakshina Kannada district. The incident took place after parents of few students from Hindus and Muslim religion staged a demonstration condemning the decision of school […]

Belthangady taluk villagers opposes land acquisition for laying HPCL pipeline

Saturday, July 5th, 2014
HPCL Pipeline

Mangalore : Deputy Commissioner (DC) A.B. Ibrahim would visit Neriya village in Belthangady taluk to check the suitability of the alternative land suggested by the villagers to set up an intermediate pumping station for the Mangalore-Bangalore Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) pipeline being implemented by the Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd., (HPCL). Chairing a meeting of residents […]

Deputy Commissioner A.B. Ibrahim visits to Malekudiya tribe at Banjarumale

Sunday, June 8th, 2014
Malekudiya tribe

Belthangady : DC A.B. Ibrahim took a surprise visit to the Malekudiya tribe in Banjarumale in Neriya village of Belthangady taluk on the Western Ghats on Thursday. After the three-decade’ wait of the villagers about 40 families came to an end with DC A.B. Ibrahim inaugurating the DC Katte. The Katte was built about 32 […]

Repercussions on CPI (M) rally held on Tuesday, Nov.26

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Mangalore :The whole of South Kanara District is agog with the CPI (M) Jatha’s coming from Sullia and Belthangady on different roots to Mangalore for a public rally for justices and Rule of Law that had failed in and around the pilgrimage center of Dharmasthala and Ujire since 3 decades in view of rape and […]

A group of 3 accused in Sowjanya murder case goes to Court for defamation

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

Belthangady : Following direct allegation which brought a bad name and pointed to suspicion of being involved in the rape and murder case of Ujire college student Sowjanya(20), the trio of accused in the case, namely  Dheeraj Kella, Uday Jain and Mallik Jain, have filed a Defamation case against 9 persons including the parents of […]

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