One more Omicron variant case confirmed in Dakshina Kannada

Monday, December 20th, 2021

Mangaluru :  One more Omicron variant case has been confirmed in Dakshina Kannada district said, District Surveillance Officer Dr Jagadeesha. The confirmed case is from the same cluster where on December 18 one Omicron case was detected. 19 students of a nursing college in Mangaluru were tested for Covid-19 on December 8. The samples for genome sequencing […]

Hindu Jagarana Vedike demands to withdraw DC complaint against Jagadish Karanth

Friday, November 26th, 2021

Mangaluru : After the complaint lodged by Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V against the Vedike’s  Organising Secretary Jagadish Karanth, The Hindu Jagarana Vedike has demanded the withdrawal of complaint. Speaking to reporters on November 25, Thursday, Radhakrishna Adyanthaya, Regional Executive Committee Member of the Vedike, said the case against Karanth was a […]

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 […]

DC issues Nipah virus alert in Dakshina Kannada

Monday, September 6th, 2021
Nipha Virus

Mangaluru : After a death of  Nipah virus infection in Kerala, Dakshina Kannada deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V has issued an alert in the wake of Nipah virus. The DC said that officials concerned should take all necessary precautionary measures. “A 12 year-old boy died of Nipah virus infection in Kozhikode. The infection has […]

To Unlock need to reduce Covid positivity rate to 5% : Dr Rajendra K V

Monday, June 7th, 2021

Mangaluru : The lockdown rules will be implemented strictly till June 14 in the district as the Covid positivity rate was presently 20% to 21% and there was a need to reduce it to 5% before lockdown restrictions could be eased said, Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V.   Speaking to reporters on June 7, […]

DC warns to delete deceased members name from ration Cards

Tuesday, February 16th, 2021
Rajendra KV

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr Rajendra K V has asked ration card holders to initiate measures to delete the names of deceased members and other members who are not staying with the family. In a press conference, the DC said it is a crime to have more than one ration card in a […]