Civic Tiger jumps into action; clears footpath near Central, Kankanady markets

Saturday, October 18th, 2014
Civic Tiger

Mangalore : After the months of rest, the controversial ‘Civic Tiger’ of the Mangalore City Corporation once again came into action on October 17, Friday. The MCC officials again conducted a surprise raid near the Central Market and Kankanady markets to clear the footpaths encroached by the street vendors and carried all the goods seized […]

Street vendors organize human chain campaign against Civic Tiger

Friday, July 8th, 2011
human-chain agaisnt civic tiger

Mangalore: The street vendors along with elected members and representatives of 25 organizations formed a human chain from the State Bank bus stand to Lady Goshen Hospital, to protest against the Mangalore City Corporation’s (MCC) Civic Tiger campaign on July 7, Thursday. District president of the Congress B Ramanath Rai, said that the MCC was […]

Politicians implicit role of street vendors to render support

Monday, June 27th, 2011
street vender

Mangalore: MLA Vijaykumar Shetty, P. V. Mohan of the Congress and JD (S) General Secretary M. G. Hegde and many other political leaders implicit the roles of street vendors to render their support for the street vendors near State Bank. Speaking to the street vendors, Shetty said that the Civic Tiger is an enemy of […]

Foot path vendors to provide place in Central Market: Mayor Praveen

Tuesday, June 7th, 2011

Mangalore: The civic tiger will start its operation from tomorrow again in the places like State Bank and Lady Goshen in order to restrict it completely and in turn they will be provided alternative place inside the central market, said Mayor Praveen Anchan. Addressing the protestors in the press meet held at his chamber on […]

Tiger van gets police protection in an unclean city Kudla

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011
civic tiger

Mangalore: The tiger van seems to have lost its teeth, so soon after the irate roadside vendors demonstrated at and surrounded the MCC office on Monday, to demand a meeting with Mayor Praveen Anchan and MCC Commissioner, Dr. K.N Vijay Prakash. The date is re-fixed for May 26, Thursday. The van is now surrounded by […]

MCC conducted the footpath clearance at central market area

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011
tiger vehicle

Mangalore: The Mangalore City Corporation conducted a footpath encroachment and carried the things in the Civic Tiger, the Red Van on May 24, Tuesday. The footpath clearance was held near Central Market. The officials carried the vegetable and fruits from the vendors which were creating problems for pedestrians walking through the footpath were evacuated. Officers […]