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 […]

Dakshina Kannada recorded 1787 new corona cases and 3 deaths on Saturday

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district recorded 1787 new corona infections with 3 COVID-19 deaths on May 15, Saturday. Meanwhile, 1,490 persons were also discharged from the hospital after complete recovery. So far 63,357 positive cases have been reported in the district and 808 of them have died of the disease. At present, there are 13,194 […]

Cyclone Tauktae : Heavy rain continues to lash Dakshina Kannada

Saturday, May 15th, 2021
Cyclone Tauktae

Mangaluru : Heavy Rain continues to lash Dakshina Kannada since Friday late night after Cyclone Tauktae forming over the Arabian Sea. The Indian Coast Guard personnel have already warned fishermen not to venture into sea fishing. All the boats that went for deep-sea fishing have returned to the shore and several fishermen have shifted their traditional […]

DC withdrawn Weekend lockdown in Dakshina Kannada

Thursday, May 13th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada deputy commissioner Dr. Rajendra K.V. has revoked the weekend curfew in a order dated May 13. The district administration stated that there would not be complete lockdown in the district during the weekends and the same restrictions as applicable on the weekdays till May 24. Purchase of essential items will be […]

Corona virus on Monday : Dakshina Kannada – 1,175 five deaths, Udupi – 855 three deaths

Monday, May 10th, 2021

Mangaluru :  Dakshina Kannada reported 1,175 corona virus positive cases and  five deaths on Monday. As many as 985 patients have been discharged from the hospital. The total number of patients discharged from hospitals are 44,019. A total of 782,738 samples have been tested of which 725,187 are negative. The total positive cases reported so far are 57,551. […]

Dakshina Kannada district recorded 517 fresh Covid-19 cases, Udupi 403 cases

Saturday, April 24th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district recorded 517 fresh cases of Covid-19 on Saturday, which is the highest single-day spike ever, since the first case was detected last year. The district also reported two Covid-19 fatalities, taking the total number of deaths to 747. While the total number of cases has increased to 40,720, the district […]

Foundation stone laid for RuB at Mahakalipadpu

Monday, March 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada MP and State BJP president Nalin Kumar Kateel on Sunday urged people to approach legislators to get their issues resolved with regard to developmental projects instead of courts that delay the projects. He was speaking after laying the foundation stone for two twin railway underbridges (RUBs) under two railway lines and […]

Tourists helicopters will operate in a 100 to 200 km radius in Dakshina Kannada : C.P. Yogeshwar

Sunday, March 21st, 2021
CP Yogeshwar

Mangaluru : Minister for Tourism, Environment and Ecology C.P. Yogeshwar said here on Saturday that Mangaluru is among six places identified for setting up heliports in the State for promoting tourism and improving connectivity under UDAN scheme. At an interactive session on ‘promoting tourism in the coastal belt’ organised by Dakshina Kannada Union of Working […]

Tobacco Control Cell collected a total fine of Rs 1,95,150 in Dakshina Kannada

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada Tobacco Control Cell has collected a total fine of Rs 1,95,150 for violating various sections of the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003 (COTPA) Act, since April 2016. As many as 1,218 cases have been booked so far in the district. A total of 169 cases have been booked from April […]

Government School teachers tested positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada

Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

Mangaluru : Two teachers from Government Higher Primary School were among the 44 who tested positive for COVID-19 in Dakshina Kannada on Tuesday. According to Block Education Officer from Sullia H.D. Mahadev, the two teachers from Balapa and Subrahmanya, respectively, had undergone RT-PCR test before reopening of classes on January 1. Pending result, the teacher […]