Premananda Shetty takes charge as Mayor of Mangaluru city corporation

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021
premananda Shetty

Mangaluru : The newly elected Mayor of Mangaluru city corporation Premananda Shetty took charge from outgoing Mayor Diwaker Pandeshwar on March 3, Wednesday. Deputy Mayor Sumangala Rao also took charge today.   Speaking to media persons later, the new Mayor said he would strive to effectively implement the several ongoing projects worth thousands of crores […]

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 […]

Mangaluru : Premananda Shetty emerges favorite for mayoral post

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

Mangaluru : Premananda Shetty, corporator of Mangladevi ( ward no 56) is being projected as a potential candidate to the post of city Mayor. Notification for the election to the posts of mayor and deputy mayor is yet to be issued by Mysuru regional commissioner. The five-time corporator’s candidature is reportedly being endorsed by Mangaluru […]

Indira Canteen Corruption : Corporation failed to monitor the contractor

Friday, January 4th, 2019
Premananda Shetty

Mangaluru : The Opposition BJP in the Mangaluru City Corporation Council alleged on Thursday that that the corporation has been wasting the taxpayers’ money by making full payment to the contractor managing five Indira Canteens though food is not being served to the maximum of 7,500 persons a day. Addressing presspersons, Premananda Shetty, Leader of […]

BJP councillors walk out of Corporation development committee meeting

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Mangaluru: Senior BJP councillors, including the Leader of the Opposition in the council, walked out of the development committee meeting of the Mangaluru City Corporation Council presided over by Mayor Bhaskar K. on Monday accusing the latter of not inviting two city MLAs to the meeting intentionally. Addressing reporters later, Leader of the Opposition in […]

BJP stages a protest against over the sand shortage problem

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018

Mangaluru: The Mangaluru city South and North Assembly Constituency units of the BJP staged a protest in front of the DC office here on November 3, Saturday over the sand shortage problem that has hit hard the construction indstry as well as the common people. The protestors accused the state government as well as the […]

Political consultations begin as govt. notifies ward reservation

Thursday, August 16th, 2018

Mangaluru: Political consultations among councillors of Mangaluru City Corporation and various party workers on facing the next election to the council have begun after the State government issued final notification on reservation of wards four days ago. The Urban Development Ministry published the final notification in the State Gazette on August 10, 2018. The government […]

J.R. Lobo gets his office at Mallikatta by an illegal process

Saturday, August 4th, 2018
Premananda shetty

Mangaluru : Mangaluru City Corporation has approved an office to J.R. Lobo, former MLA, Mangaluru City South, in the corporation’s commercial complex at Mallikatta by an illegal process, said opposition BJP in the city corporation council alleged on Friday. Addressing presspersons, Premananda Shetty, Leader of the Opposition in the Council, said the Standing Committee for Taxation, Finance […]

No new proposals in budget for city

Tuesday, February 27th, 2018

Mangaluru: The Mangaluru City Corporation Council Budget for 2018-19 presented on Monday did not propose any new project or visionary project for the city. Prathiba Kulai, chairperson, Standing Committee for Taxation, Finance and Appeals, presented a ₹ 247.91-crore surplus budget. The total receipts, including the opening balance, was estimated at ₹ 962.37 crore and the […]

MCC yet to meet half of water bill revenue target

Thursday, February 1st, 2018

Mangaluru: With about one month remaining to complete her one-year term, Mayor Kavita Sanil on Wednesday blamed the Revenue officials and water supply engineers for the civic body lagging behind in revenue collection. Upset over hearing that default water consumers owed about 26 crore to the civic body the Mayor, who lost her cool in […]

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