Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrates 74th Republic Day

Thursday, January 26th, 2023

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada District administration celebrated the 74th Republic Day  at the Nehru Maidan here on January 26, Thursday with patriotic fervour. Dakshina Kannada District in-charge Minister and State Minister for Kannada, Culture and Energy Sunil Kumar unfurled the national tri-colour and received the guard of honour. Deputy Commissioner M R Ravikumar, ZP CEO […]

International-level cricket stadium proposed in Konaje

Monday, October 10th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Dakshina Kannada district administration has proposed to the government for constructing an international-level cricket stadium at Konaje near here, for which there was long-pending demand, said Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra. Talking to reporters on the sidelines of the Brand Mangaluru Souharda cricket tournament here on Sunday, Dr. Rajendra said a proposal has […]

Prohibitory orders extended up to August 3rd

Sunday, July 31st, 2022

Mangaluru: The district administration has extended prohibitory orders for two days till August 3rd in Dakshina Kannada. On July 29, in the wake of serial murder, the district administration ordered the closure of commercial establishments from 6 PM to 6 AM till August 1. The restrictions have now been extended till August 3, in accordance […]

Landslide : Vehicular movement banned on Agumbe Ghat till July 12

Monday, July 11th, 2022
Agumbe Ghat

Mangaluru : Shivamogga district administration has stopped movement of vehicles in Agumbe Ghat that connects Shivamogga and Udupi districts until 8 a.m. on July 12, due to a landslide in the ghat stretch of NH-169A. From July 12 onwards only light vehicles will be allowed on the stretch till the end of this month. Deputy […]

Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Jayanthi celebrated in Mangaluru

Monday, June 27th, 2022
Kempegowda Jayanthi

Mangaluru : District Administration, Zilla Panchayat, Kannada and Culture Department and Okkaligara yane Gowdara Seva Sangha jointly organised Nadaprabhu Kempegowda Jayanthi celebrations at Tulu Bhavan on June 27, Monday. The celebration was inaugurated by MLA D Vedavyas Kamath. Speaking on the occasion, MLA Kamath said the contributions of Kempegowda, the architect of Bengaluru, and his […]

Police Commemoration Day observed in Mangaluru

Friday, October 22nd, 2021
Police Marty's day

Mangaluru :  Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner K.V. Rajendra said here on Thursday that the police force in the district has remained the backbone of the district administration. He was Speaking at Police Commemoration Day organised by Mangalore Police Commissionerate, Dakshina Kannada Police and the 7th Force, KSRP Mangalore at the Police Parade grounds here on October 21, Dr. Rajendra said […]

Need tourism promotion activities in the district : Minister S Angara

Monday, September 27th, 2021
Tourism day

Mangaluru : World Tourism Day was inaugurated at the Hotel Ocean Pearl here on September 27, Monday by DK District in-charge Minister and Fisheries Minister S Angara. The programme was jointly organised by the District Administration and the Department of Tourism. Speaking on the occasion, the minister stressed the need for tourism promotion activities in […]

Coronavirus cases on June 24 : Dakshina Kannada – 498 – 15 deaths, Udupi – 123 – 7 deaths

Friday, June 25th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district reported 498 new coronavirus cases and fifteen deaths and Udupi reported 123 fresh cases and seven deaths on Thursday, June 24. A total of 9,95,308 samples have been tested so far, out of which 9,04,649 have turned out to be negative. As many as 702 patients were discharged from hospitals on Thursday. […]

District administration deployed Home Guards at eight beaches in Mangaluru

Friday, June 4th, 2021

Mangaluru : Mangaluru city and surrounding areas have been receiving showers since Friday morning. The pre-monsoon showers in the last few days have provided relief from the scorching heat in Dakshina Kannada district and helped overcome water woes of peak summer. As a precautionary measure to avert any mishap during the monsoon rains, the district […]

The number of positive cases increased in Mangaluru International Airport passengers

Saturday, March 20th, 2021
Mangalore Airport

Mangaluru : The district administration is keeping a close watch on passengers arriving at Mangaluru International Airport for Covid-19 positive cases. More than16,000 samples from international passengers arriving at MIA were tested between December 28, 2020 and March 13, and of these 362 tested positive. A breakup of the data shows that in January, 4,214 tests […]