D.C. issued order to close down recreation clubs in Dakshina Kannada

Thursday, January 13th, 2022
Recreation Club

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner K. V. Rajendra on Wednesday issued an order directing all recreation clubs in the district to close down with immediate effect till further orders. It is to prevent the spread of COVID-19 as the number of new cases is on the rise in the district. Meanwhile, speaking at a […]

Dakshina Kannada constituency records 99.5% polling in MLC Poll

Saturday, December 11th, 2021

Mangaluru : The polling in Dakshina Kannada local authorities’ constituency with 99.5% of the voters from Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts exercising their franchise on Friday. Election was held for the constituency that has 6,040 voters in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts. Electors must choose two MLCs from the constituency that has 377 GPs, including […]

Schools reopen for lower primary classes (1 to 5) on October 25

Monday, October 25th, 2021
School Reopen

Mangaluru : After 19 months, lower primary classes  (1 to 5)  reopened on October 25. While government and aided schools welcomed students in standards I to V back to the classroom. As the covid19 positivity rate in the district is quite low, the classes are being opened to an enthusiastic response. In Dakshina Kannada, 1,57,562 students studying […]

Workshop for elected representatives to be held on October 4 at Bantwal

Friday, October 1st, 2021
Kota Srinivas

Mangaluru : Karnataka government has organised a one-day workshop for elected representatives of urban and rural local bodies of Dakshina Kannada district to provide information on various schemes of the social welfare, backward classes welfare and scheduled tribes’ welfare departments, on October 4 at Bantwal. Minister for Social and Backward Classes’ Welfare Kota Srinivas Poojary […]

Classes 8 to 10 will commence in Dakshina Kannada from September 17

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021
KV Rajendra

Mangaluru :  Students studying in classes 8 to 10 will commence in Dakshina Kannada district from September 17. The offline classes for students in classes 6 and 7 will resume from September 20. Chairing a meeting, Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V said that schools should compulsorily adhere to Covid-19 guidelines like wearing masks and maintaining social distancing […]

Corona Virus cases on Sunday : DK 153 – 2deaths, Udupi 87 – 1 death

Monday, September 13th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district  reported 153 new coronavirus cases and two deaths, Udupi reported 87 new cases and one death on Sunday, Sep 12. A total of 16,79,546 samples have been tested so far, out of which 15,67,200 have turned out to be negative. The total number of positive cases in the district has risen […]

Coronavirus cases Sep 6 : DK – 258, 2 deaths, Udupi – 53, 1 death

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
Corona Virus

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada reported 258 new coronavirus cases and two deaths and Udupi registered 53 new cases and one death on Monday, Sep 6. As many as 227 patients were discharged from hospitals on Monday. A total of 16,15,466 samples have been tested so far, out of which 15,05,150 have turned out to be […]

Orange alert for nine Karnataka districts, including DK and Udupi

Friday, August 27th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert for nine districts in Karnataka on August 28 and 29. The nine districts are: Uttara Kannada, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, Shivamogga, Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, Kodagu, Mysuru and Chamarajanagar districts. The IMD in Bengaluru said these districts will receive heavy to very heavy rainfall and while […]

Schools not to reopen for another two weeks

Tuesday, August 24th, 2021
School Puc

Mangaluru : Schools in Dakshina Kannada will not be allowed to conduct physical classes for Class IX and Class X for at least another two weeks. However, pre-university colleges can offer offline classes in phases starting August 30 by adhering to COVID-19 protocols, according to Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra. Pre-university colleges cannot force students to […]

Nagarapanchami Celebrated with Covid guidelines

Friday, August 13th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada and Udupi district Celebrated Nagarapanchami with Covid guidelines on Friday, August 13th. Kudupu Ananthapadmanabha temple in Mangalore also Celebrated Nagarapanchami in a simple way. Devotees are seen offering their prayers outside the gates. The special “Alankara” made to Lord Ananthapadmanabha comprised sandal and turmeric paste, locally grown flowers. Devotees offered pujas […]