Police arrested 4, including online food delivery boy selling cannabis

Monday, September 19th, 2022

Udupi : Police have arrested an online food delivery boy from Manipal on charges of selling cannabis. According to police, he was selling drugs by wearing the dress of an online food delivery giant and actually worked for it. In addition, two of his accomplices who are from Palakkad in Kerala, have been arrested and […]

CCB police arrest a dancer and his companion for selling drugs in Mangaluru

Saturday, September 19th, 2020
kishor Shetty

Mangaluru: The, CCB police on Saturday September 19 arrested Kishore Aman alias Kishore Shetty allegedly for possessing drugs. One more person identified as Aqeel Nausheel (28), a resident of Suratkal, had also been arrested for possessing MDMA (methylene droxy methamphetamine), which is banned as it is harmful for the health. Kishore Shetty  Kulai resident, a well-known […]

Raids at edu institutions if they fail to clean up drugs from their premises, warns Dr Harsha

Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

Mangaluru : City police commissioner Dr Harsha on Wednesday said that the police will not deter in conducting raids at hostels and campus of educational institutions if they do not cooperate in the crackdown against drugs. Addressing a press conference following the arrest of four drug peddlers from Thokottu, Dr Harsha said that the police […]

Mangaluru : Four students held for peddling drugs

Friday, November 1st, 2019

Mangaluru : Continuing the crackdown against drugs, Mangaluru City Crime Branch (CCB) police, under the guidance of city police commissioner Dr P S Harsha arrested four college students on charges of peddling of drugs. Ananth Kuduva, 21, Gopinath, 24, Krishna Hegde, 19, and Habil Ahammad, 19, all residents of Mangaluru were arrested from Morgansgate here […]

Khader warns chemists against OTC sale of intoxicating drugs

Friday, October 6th, 2017
UT Khader

Mangaluru: Minister for food, civil supplies and consumer affairs U T Khader while reasserting the state government’s commitment to deal with forces that create panic among residents of Ullal, said a squad comprising students, general public and police will be set up to control sale of intoxicants including drugs such as ganja. Licenses of chemists […]

Police nab two students for peddling drugs

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
K M Shantharaju

Mangaluru : Bajpe police have arrested two students of a private engineering college in the city on charges of peddling drugs near the IT park at Ganjimath. Police identified the accused as accused as Malali from Bhatrakere, and Ahmad Asvad from Talangere. Deputy commissioner of police (law and order) K M Shantharaju said police Seized […]

Two Jana Sanjivini outlets are now open in city

Friday, September 16th, 2016

Mangaluru: The much touted ‘Jana Sanjivini’ outlets generic drug stores of the State government have begun functioning in the city. While one store is located next to the casualty block at Government Wenlock Hospital, the other is at the entrance to Government Lady Goschen Hospital. While generic drugs are being sold at a discount of […]

Wrestling body backs ‘innocent’ Narsingh, Centre stays mum

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016

New Delhi: Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) President Brij Bhusan Sharan Singh on Monday backed dope-tainted grappler Narsingh Yadav, claiming that he was framed, while the central government opted to wait for the probe to complete. The 26-year-old on Sunday flunked a dope test after his ‘B’ sample tested positive for a banned substance, jeopardising […]

Officials destroy Drugs worth 16 Lakhs

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Mangaluru : The district administration on Monday destroyed about 10 kg of narcotic substances seized in different cases which were worth around Rs. 16 lakh in the grey market. The items included 6.84 kg ganja, 960 g heroine, 950 g brown sugar and 1.13 g charas. The action was in pursuance to direction from different […]

International Airline operators to fly Mangalore-Kuwait: Gulf NRI Forum

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
Gulf NRI Forum

Mangalore: P.B. Pinto Gulf NRI Forum President said authorities to give permission to Local or International Airlines operator to Fly Mangalore- Kuwait. Addressing in a press conference held at Mangalore on Wednesday 26, Gulf NRI Forum President P.B. Pinto, said that Air India Express to wound up its flights service between Kuwait – Mangalore on […]