Premananda Shetty of BJP elected new Mayor of Mangaluru City Corporation

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

Mangaluru : Premananda Shetty, the corporator of Mangladevi ward. was elected as the mayor and Sumangala Rao of the Kunjatbail ward as deputy mayor of of Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) second term of BJP ruling. They defeated the Congress candidates, Anil Kumar and Jacintha Vijay Alfred, by 46-14 votes. Election officer Prakash, additional deputy commissioner […]

Ex-Mayor K. Krishnappa Mendon passes away at 75

Friday, December 4th, 2020
Krishnappa mendon

Mangaluru : Former city mayor K. Krishnappa Mendon (75) passed away early morning on Friday, December 04, 2020. He was the founder of Prema Auto Distributors, a wholesale distribution agency for automobile spare parts situated at Attavar in the city. K. Krishnappa Mendon served as the 9th Mayor of Mangaluru City Corporation from 25-01-1993 to […]

MLA Vedavyas Kamath inspects Smart City works at Carstreet

Monday, November 30th, 2020
MLA Kamath

Mangaluru : Most of the developmental works at Carstreet have been completed under the Smart City project at a cost of Rs 17 crore. “Two-wheeler traffic will be allowed from tomorrow,” said Mangaluru South MLA Vedavyas Kamath. Mangaluru South MLA inspected the developmental works underway at Carstreet in the city under the Smart City Project, on […]

Mangalore city corporation corporator tests corona positive

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
mcc corporator

Mangaluru : After police, doctores tested positive in city, a corporator was tested positive for the coronavirus infection on Wednesday, July 8. It is reported that the corporator herself said that she was tested positive for the infection. It is gathered that she had recently attended a meeting at the health office. A person who […]

Corporator files defamation case against BJP leaders

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
Pratibha Kulai

Mangaluru : Corporator and State Mahila Congress General Secretary Prathibha Kulai has filed a defamation complaint in the Second JMFC Court in Mangaluru against BJP leaders for allegedly misusing her name and photograph in the ‘Chargesheet’ book released by the BJP in Bengaluru recently. In the complaint submitted on Friday, Kulai has named Union Minister […]

Court grants anticipatory bail to four accused of Prathiba Kulai case

Friday, April 18th, 2014

Mangalore : In connection with the verbal abuse and molestation of corporator Prathiba Kulai, the District and Sessions Court on April 17, Thursday granted anticipatory bail to four people. The accused released on bail are identified as Manoj, Sachin, Lokesh and Dayanand. It is learnt that Corporator Prathiba Kulai had filed a complaint in Surathkal […]

Extensive damage to house at Bajjodi as retention wall collapses

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013
Bajjodi wall collapses

Mangalore : A house belonging  to Maria Cutinha at Bajjodi in Mangalore suffered extensive damage after the concrete retention wall constructed by a neighbor collapsed on June 10, Monday. The house had been recently renovated and the extended portion has been damaged. The dining room, bedroom and kitchen have completely collapsed. The owner of the […]

Sudhamanagar corporator lands in Lokayukta net

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
corporator Lokayukta net

Bangalore : The Lokayukta police has trapped another corporator. This one for receiving a bribe of Rs 15,000. Having trapped two corporators previously, both of whom have received bail from the High Court, the Lokayukta police on Tuesday laid a successful trap for Congress corporator from Sudhamanagar, Kumari Avvayi. Based on a complaint from Channegowda […]

Lokayukta raids corporator, nets assets worth Rs 14 crore

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Bangalore :A Lokayuta police raid on four premises of a woman corporator unearthed assets worth over Rs 14 crore. Gowramma Govindaraju, corporator of Azadnagar (ward No 141), was found to have immovable properties worth Rs 13 crore and movable assets amounting to over Rs 1.5 crore. Even her driver had over six acres of land […]

Shanthinagar residents up in arms against bad roads

Saturday, October 6th, 2012

Mangalore:  Residents of Shanthinagar near Nandigudde in Mangalore staged a protest on October 5, Friday condemning the apathy of the authorities towards the terrible condition of roads in the area which are poorly maintained. Residents also complained that the open drains led to seepage of drainage water and contamination of well waters. Residents further said […]

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