Mangaluru City Police stopped Pramod Muthalik entry in DK

Friday, July 29th, 2022
Pramod Muthalik

  Mangaluru : Sri Ram Sena chief Pramod Muthalik, who was trying to enter Dakshina Kannada district to visit the house of slain BJP worker Praveen Nettaru, was taken into custody by the Mangaluru City Police near Hejmadi check post on Friday. Later, he was sent back to Udupi. Dakshina Kannada district administration had banned […]

Covid positive tested 12 students to write SSLC exam in DK, Udupi districts

Sunday, July 18th, 2021
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Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts have made elaborate preparations for the smooth conduct of the SSLC examination to be held on Monday and Thursday. According to data available with the department of public instruction, 12 students in undivided Dakshina Kannada region, who have tested positive for Covid-19, will be writing the exam. Three students, […]

Coronavirus :DK-301, two deaths, Udupi-179

Thursday, October 15th, 2020
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Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district reported 301 fresh coronavirus positive cases and two deaths, Udupi  district reported 179 fresh coronavirus positive cases on Thursday. As per the district health bulletin, as many as patients 23,413 have recovered and been discharged from hospital, including 490 on Thursday. A total of 619 deaths have occured so far, including two […]

Ayodhya Bhoomi Pooja : prohibitory orders imposed in DK and Udupi district

Tuesday, August 4th, 2020
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Mangaluru : Prohibitory orders have been imposed at several districts of Karnataka including Dakshina Kannada and Udupi to maintaining law and order in view of the groundbreaking ceremony of the Ram temple in Ayodhya on Wednesday. ayodhya templeDeputy commissioners of Dakshina Kannada and Udupi imposed prohibitory orders under CRPC Section 144 from 8 pm on […]

Concern over gender ratio of boys and girls in DK

Thursday, November 14th, 2019
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Mangaluru : Serious concerns were expressed regarding the fall in gender ratio of boys and girls in Dakshina Kannada, during a workshop on Pre-conception and Pre-natal Diagnostic Techniques Act (PCPNDT), 1994, organised on Wednesday. The workshop was organised by the district administration, the PCPNDT Act district authority, the Zilla Panchayat and the Health and Family […]

Over 200 rescued from landslips in Jodupala, bordering DK

Saturday, August 18th, 2018
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Mangaluru: The Dakshina Kannada district police along with NDRF team rescued over 200 people from landslips and flash floods in Jodupala village in Kodagu district bordering Dakshina Kannada on Friday afternoon. Three people were feared missing. The police found one body, said Sullia Circle Inspector of Police R. Satish Kumar. Mr. Kumar said it was […]

Heavy rains continued in Udupi and DK, school- colleges holiday on August 14

Monday, August 13th, 2018
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Mangaluru : Three districts Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kodagu districts has been declared holiday on August 14. Holiday for schools, pre-university colleges and degree colleges due to heavy rains. Since four days heavy rains have continued to lash across Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts. Dakshina Kannada and Udupi school- colleges remained closed on Saturday and Monday owing to the for the […]

806 houses damaged in Udupi, DK

Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Mangaluru: A total of 6 six persons met fatal death during the recent flood-like situation in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada districts. As per the State Emergency Operation Centre, Revenue Department Disaster Management, three deaths were due to flood and three deaths due to lightning in Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts The deaths due to lightning […]

All Congress MLAs from DK, Udupi to contest again

Monday, April 16th, 2018
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Mangaluru: All the three Cabinet Ministers, B. Ramanath Rai, U.T. Khader and Pramod Madhwaraj, from Dakshina Kannada and Udupi are set to face the Assembly election again on May 12 as the Congress on Sunday announced their names for the election. The party has named candidates for all the 13 Assembly segments in the two […]

Banks yet to link 3,500 Aadhaar-seeded accounts of dairy farmers in DK, Udupi

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
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Mangaluru: Nearly a fortnight after nationalised banks in Udupi and Dakshina Kannada failing to link the Aadhaar connected account numbers of 3,500 dairy farmers with the National Payment Corporation of India came to light, there is no headway in making the farmers get the milk incentive due to them. Hence,5-crore incentive is still lying with […]