Heavy rain : Sheets placed on two houses damaged

Sunday, July 17th, 2022
Heavy rain : Sheets placed on two houses damaged

Mangaluru: Sheets placed on the top of two houses at Meenakaliya in Baikampady, on the outskirts of Mangaluru, were damaged due to gale. None were injured. In the past 24 hours, the district has received an average of 54mm rainfall. A total six houses were severely damaged, and 16 partially damaged so far. A total […]

Heavy rain : School building collapses near Ullal

Tuesday, May 17th, 2022
Kinya-School

Mangaluru : The rains that lashed the region on Monday resulted in collapse of a part of the dilapidated school in Kinya, near Ullal on night of Tuesday. However, no casualty was reported since the incident took place at night time, said Prashanth Kumar KS, block education officer, South. The incident was reported at Dakshina […]

Heavy rain : River Kumaradhara overflows

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
bathing-ghat

Sullia : The inflow of water to the River Kumaradhara has increased after the continuously rain and the bathing ghat (snanaghatta) at Kukke Subrahmanya Temple was inundated on Wednesday. The intermittent rainfall in Dakshina Kannada and in the catchment area of the river had increased the water level. With the increase in water level and submerging […]

Rainy damages : MESCOM losses Rs.13.66 crore in 3 months

Thursday, June 17th, 2021
electric-damage

Mangaluru  : Mangalore Electricity Supply Company Ltd. (MESCOM) has suffered Rs.13.66 crore loss between April 1 and June 14 due to gale and heavy rain in four districts that it serves. The power distribution company supplies power in Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Shivamogga and Chikkamagaluru, all of which witnessed gale and heavy rain during Cyclone Tauktae, […]

Red alert : Mangalore, Udupi and Uttara Kannada to receive heavy rainfall till June 16

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru :  The Meteorological Department has issued a red alert in the three coastal districts till June 16 and has advised Deputy Commissioners concerned to take all precautionary measures to face any eventuality due to heavy rain. According to the alert, heavy (more than 64.5 mm) to very heavy rainfall (115.6 mm to 204.4 mm) […]

Monsoon to enter coastal districts on June 1 : Yellow alert announced

Monday, May 31st, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : Coastal Karnataka is likely to receive heavy rains on Tuesday June 1, the meteorological department has announced yellow alert, to sound heavy rain alerts in Coastal districts. The meteorological department as predicated the indication of the monsoon entering the Kerala coast on  June 1. Many parts of Dakshina Kannada district received good rain on Sunday May 30. Cloudy weather […]

Cyclone Tauktae : Heavy rain continues to lash Dakshina Kannada

Saturday, May 15th, 2021
Cyclone Tauktae

Mangaluru : Heavy Rain continues to lash Dakshina Kannada since Friday late night after Cyclone Tauktae forming over the Arabian Sea. The Indian Coast Guard personnel have already warned fishermen not to venture into sea fishing. All the boats that went for deep-sea fishing have returned to the shore and several fishermen have shifted their traditional […]

Heavy rain continued for next two days

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020
Heavy Rain

Mangaluru : The twin districts continued to receive heavy rain on Wednesday with the India Meteorological Department predicting heavy rain (up to 204 mm) for the next two days in the region. Unusual in the month of October, the South West Monsoon has been active throughout the State, said the department in its bulletin. During […]

Heavy Rain : 2 died, over 25 houses damaged in Kasargod district

Monday, September 21st, 2020
Kasaragod Rain

Kasargod : Heavy rain claimed two lives. Over 25 houses have been damaged due to heavy rains in the Kasargod district. In Madhur Chenakkodu a 37 year old man named Chandrashekhar drowned in a pond while in Chervattur a man named Sudhaker (50) died in a similar incident. As many as 12 houses were partially […]

Heavy rain : Landslide at Bypass railway track near Padil

Sunday, September 20th, 2020
Landslide

Mangalore: A Landslide occurred on the Bypass railway track near Padil in the city at around 1.30 pm on Sunday due to the heavy rainfall. The soil Slipped at Bypass Railway Tack at Padil. The Konkan Railway service through the bypass on the Mysore route impacted. However, passenger train traffic from Mangalore Junction is not […]