1 died, 1 seriously injured in electric shock while installing banner

Wednesday, November 9th, 2022

Belthangady : One person lost his life while another sustained critical injuries after they were electrocuted while putting up a banner for a Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh event, alongside the National Highway close by the Belthangady bus stand on November 8, Tuesday night. The deceased is Prashanth Acharya (32) of Belthangady. He was the driver of […]

Son convicted for father’s murder at Belthangady

Friday, April 1st, 2022
Harish Poojary

Mangaluru: The fourth additional district and sessions court has convicted a youth from Belthangady taluk, for killing his father a year ago. Judge B R Pallavi held Harish Poojari,28, a resident of Mudyottu in Gardadi village of Belthangady, to be guilty for killing his father Shridhara Poojari,56, on January 18, 2021. A case in this […]

Belthangady police officials seized 1,310 grams ganja, 2 arrested

Sunday, September 19th, 2021

Belthangady : Belthangady police officials stopped a bike at Sabarabail in Kuvettu village and seized 1,310 grams of ganja on Friday, September 17. It is said that the bike was coming from the direction of Punjalkatte and two people Muhamed Rafiq and Naufal have been arrested by the officials. The accused were carrying ganja worth Rs 45,850 without […]

Bike – pick-up accident : Rider dies, pillion rider critical

Friday, April 16th, 2021

Belthangady : A bike rider died on the spot while the pillion rider sustained serious injuries after their bike collided with a pick-up vehicle at Somanthadka on April 16, Friday morning. The deceased is Sudeep Bhandari (34) of Bendrala in Thotathady village. The pillion rider has been admitted to hospital in a critical state. Belthangady […]

Missing lady found dead in a forest at Beltangady

Thursday, March 4th, 2021

Beltangady : The missing lady found dead in a forest near Neriya village on Wednesday March 3 The victim Thejaswini, a resident of Kolodi, Neriya village, who was reported missing since nine days was found dead. It is said, the 23-year-old woman had gone missing while she was on her way home from Ujire on February 22. Locals from […]

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 […]

6 arrested in connection to attacking hotel staff at Belthangady

Monday, January 25th, 2021
Belthangady Attack

Belthangady : Belthangady police have arrested six persons on the charges of barging into the hotel owned by the BJP Minorities cell leader of Ujire and assaulting the staff. Those arrested are Ashish Kumar, Parameshwar, Naveen, Arun Kumar and Ajith Kumar. The incident took place at around 8 pm on Saturday. The accused who were […]

BSNL lineman stabbed to death by a College Student

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Thimmappa Poojary

Belthangady: A BSNLlineman was stabbed to death by Ujire College Student at his residence near Santhekatte in Ujire on Friday evening. The deceased is Thimmappa Poojary (52) resident of Mudigere. He employed as lineman in Belthangady BSNL office. Accused Chandrashekhar (20), second year BBM student of Ujire SDM college and was staying with his mother. […]

Belthangady Police Arrest 3 Keralites, Seize Rs 10 Lakh worth Property

Friday, May 26th, 2017

Belthangady: Belthangady police arrested three arecanut thieves on Thursday and seized movable property worth Rs 10 lakh. The accused have been identified as Kasaragod taluk, Rajapuram based Gangadhara KV (37), Ernakulam Aluva residents KS Shine (30) and Raghu KB (27). The trio arrested after Rs 1.50 lakh worth arecanut found stolen from the residence of […]

Youth killed on spot near Guruvayankere

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Belthangady : In an road accident a youth was killed on spot Panejal near Guruvayankere on Friday, March 31. Chandrahas (32), a resident of Melantabettu. He owned a fancy store at Gerukatte. He was killed on the spot and being hit by the private bus. Belthangady police have registered a case.