Three, including couple, electrocutedin Ujjodi

Monday, January 30th, 2017

Mangaluru: Three persons, including a couple, were electrocuted after they came in contact with a live wire in Ujjodi in Kankanady police station limits on Sunday. According to the police, Sandeep (25), a native of Moodbidri, climbed up a coconut tree in the house of Valerian Lobo (55) by using an iron ladder. He climbed […]

Lokayukta Raids Premises Of Seven Officials

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
Lokayukta Raids

Bangalore : The Lokayukta police on Tuesday conducted simultaneous raids on seven government officials in five districts across the state. The Lokayukta police raided Assistant Conservator of Forests (ACF) M S Ravi Kumar’s house in Bangalore and found 6.94 kg of gold and 9.68 kg of silver. They also found alleged Disproportionate Assets (DA) worth […]

Karnataka power crisis worsens, to buy 300 MW from Punjab

Friday, September 30th, 2011
Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje

Madikeri: The separate Telangana agitation has worsened the power crisis in Karnataka and the state will start buying power from Punjab on Saturday, Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje said Friday. ‘We have no option other than buying power from other states like Punjab. We will start purchasing 300 MW daily from Punjab tomorrow (Saturday) itself,’ Karandlaje […]

MESCOM has new MD in Vijaya Narasimha

Monday, May 23rd, 2011
Vijaya Narasimha

Mangalore: Vijaya Narasimha, ME., D.B.F, has taken charge as per state Govt, notification, as the new Managing Director of Mangalore Electricity Supply Company (MESCOM), with effect from Monday, May 23 at the local office. He joined KEB in 1977, as probationary assistant EE (F), and was promoted gradually to the post o Chief Engineer (E). […]