Fish lorry collides against scooter – Rider dies

Saturday, January 2nd, 2021
fish lorry

Udupi : A scooter rider lost his life when his two-wheeler was hit by a fish transporting insulator vehicle near Malpe Thottam on January 2, Saturday morning. The deceased has been identified as Isaac. The mishap took place at around 4.30 am when Isaac was on way to Malpe from Hoode. Though he was immediately rushed […]

Coastal roads stink as fish-laden lorries spill out waste

Thursday, December 15th, 2016
fish-lorry

Mangaluru: When one enters Karnataka from Goa or Kerala on National Highway 66, one would be welcomed by the pungent odour of fish (if not travelling by an air-conditioned vehicle) thanks to fish-laden lorries discharging wastewater on roads. With transporters and exporters still following the age-old tradition of carrying marine products under the cover of […]

Nanthoor : Three injured in road mishap

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015
Nathor Junction

Mangalore : Three bus passengers were injured after the bus, in which they were travelling, collided with a fish lorry at the busy Nantoor Junction in Mangaluru around noon on Tuesday. According to traffic police, the bus was coming from Kulashekar while the lorry was coming down from Udupi side of the National Highway. As […]

2 killed, seven critically injured in a bus accident near Nanthoor in Mangaluru

Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
Nanthoor Accident

Mangaluru : A private bus on the  Mangalore-Moodbidri route  overturned near Nantoor junction. A ITI student and the cleaner of a private bus were killed, several passengers seriously injured  here on Wednesday Nov 26 morning. According to the eye witness, the  private bus was coming towards Nantoor junction from Moodbidri, while the lorry carrying fish was approaching […]