Dakshina Kannada district police arrest 4 in Uppinangady house burglary case

Saturday, May 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district police have arrested four persons and seized gold valued at Rs 5.5 lakh in connection to Uppinangady house burglary case. The police seized three motorcycles worth Rs 1 lakh in connection with two housebreak thefts reported under Uppinangady police limits. The arrested persons have been identified as Shamshuddin,30, resident of […]

Car rams into road-divider, Driver dies

Tuesday, May 18th, 2021
Car Accident

Puttur : A man was killed after his car rammed against a road divider at Kemmayi on the Puttur-Uppinangady road on May 18, Tuesday. The deceased has been identified as Arun Kumar, a resident of Beltangady. The incident happened during the wee hours of Tuesday morning. Arun Kumar who was on his way to work […]

MESCOM employee electrocuted near Uppinangady

Sunday, May 16th, 2021

Uppinangady: A MESCOM employee was electrocuted while repairing a power line in Thekkaru, Uppinangady on Sunday, May 16 The deceased is Vikas (26), a resident of Bijapur. He was working as a lineman for the past 5 years. Vikas is survived by his wife and baby.

Youth killed in a road accident at Uppinangady Highway

Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Puttur : A youth killed after his bike collided with a road divider on National Highway 75 in Uppinangady on Wednesday, January 27. The deceased is identified as Kishor (29) resident of Haleneranki village of Kalleri, son of late Venkatesh and Ratna. The incident occurred when he was returning home from work on Tuesday, January 26. He was […]

Miscreants set fire at trees near Uppinangady

Monday, April 6th, 2020
Miscreants set fire at trees near Uppinangady

Puttur: A miscreant set fire to a hill in Uppinangady taluk of the Dakshina Kannada district on Sunday, April 5 on the occasion of the lamp lighting event in accordance with prime minister’s call. It’s been reported that the miscreant arrived on a motorbike, lighted the fire and ran away. Local residents seeing the raging […]

Kambala jockey Srinivas Gowda wins 3 medals, takes his tally to 42

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

Mangaluru : Kambala jockey Ashwathapura Srinivas Gowda improved on his haul of medals by winning three more medals at Vijaya-Vikrama Jodukare Kambala organised at Uppinangady on Sunday. During this season, he has won a record number of 42 medals. The final Kambala of the season—Bangadi Kambala will be organised in Belthangady on March 7. In […]

Uppinangady government college student commits suicide

Friday, December 6th, 2019

Puttur : An incident of a college student committing suicide by hanging self to a tree has come to light on the morning of Friday, December 6 at Tekkaru village of Beltangady taluk. Pratam Konde (19), a resident of Marame Mane of Tekkaru village under Beltangady taluk is the person who killed himself by hanging […]

Leakage from LPG bullet tanker at Uppinangady

Monday, November 4th, 2019

Uppinangady : Panic gripped Uppinangady and nearby areas following leakage from a bullet tanker on Monday morning. As per the sources, the tanker belonging to Total Gaz was carrying LPG from Mangaluru to Bengaluru and the tanker developed leakage after the lid came off when the vehicle reached Uppinangady. Following the incident an announcement on […]

Uppinangady : Red hand trapped surveyor when accepting bribe

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Puttur : An Anti Corruption Bureau team trapped a surveyor red-handed at Uppinangady in the taluk on Friday, October 4 afternoon when he was accepting bribe to execute ‘Podi’ plotting of land. The man who was caught in the act has been identified as M Shivakumar, a surveyor of survey department working in the taluk […]

Uppinangady : Gas tanker topples

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Gas Tanker

Uppinangady: A gas tanker toppled near Bedrodi village on Mangaluru-Bengaluru National Highway Thursday morning. Fortunately, no leakage of gas was reported in the mishap. The mishap took place after the driver of the tanker, plying from Mangaluru to Bengaluru lost control of the vehicle. Luckily he escaped unhurt. Police arrived at the spot and took […]

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