Chief minister inaugurates 32 bed facility new ICU at Wenlock hospital

Thursday, August 12th, 2021
Wenlock ICU

Mangaluru : Basavaraj S Bommai, chief minister (CM) of the state inaugurated 32 bed facility new ICU of medicine section of district Wenlock hospital in the heart of the city on Thursday August 12. The medicine section has biult at a cost of Rs 124.5 lakh grant under SDRF. The new facility is in addition […]

‘Vidyagama’ programme, teacher succumbs to Covid-19

Friday, October 16th, 2020

Moodbidri : A high school teacher who was on duty under the state government’s ‘Vidyagama’ programme, that visiting various places to teach children has contracted the coronavirus and died after not responding to the treatment on October 16, Friday. Padmakshi, a teacher who was a part of the Vidyagama scheme of the state government had contracted […]

Corona cases on July 22 : Dakshina Kannada 162, Udupi 281, Kasaragod 101

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district reported 162 new corona cases and five deaths today. Udupi reported the highest single-day spike with 281 people from the district tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, July 22. Among the 162 who tested positive in DK, 70 have ILI symptoms, 18 have SARI symptoms, one has international travel history, […]

District administration announced for seal down of Bantwal down town area.

Sunday, April 19th, 2020
Bantwal area

Bantwal: After the death of a 50-year-old woman who tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, April 19 the district administration has announced for seal down of the area. The deceased woman’s husband and son have been placed in quarantine while her mother-in-law’s condition is said to be serious and has been admitted to the ICU. […]

Former minister Dhananjay Kumar in critical condition

Thursday, December 6th, 2018

Mangaluru: Former union minister V Dhananjaya Kumar who is undergoing treatment at a private hospital in the city is said to be critical and in a state of coma. Dhananjaya Kumar who was suffering from a kidney ailment since several years, has been in the ICU of the hospital since several months. Dhananjaya Kumar has […]

Unidentified assailants attacks Urva SI Aithappa at Ladyhill

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017

Mangaluru: Two Unidentified assailants who arrived on a motorcycle attacked on Urva Police station SI Aithappa seriously on early morning hours at around 03.30 at Ladyhill in Mangaluru city. SI Aithappa has been admitted in ICU of a private hospital here in the city with severe injuries on his head after duo attacked him with […]

DYFI staged protest demanding several demands

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
DYFI staged protest

Mangaluru: Demanding to control the private hospitals and to develop the government hospitals, to construct government medical college in district and to call for a meeting of health regulation committee DYFI staged protest in front of DC office of Monday. Addressing the protestors DYFI state President Muneer Katipalla said that provate hospitals are charging heavy […]

Kasturba Hospital, Manipal harvests organs from two patients in a day

Monday, November 7th, 2016

Manipal: Dr (Col) M Dayananda Medical Superintendent and COO, Kasturba Hospital, Manipal stated that Kasturba Hospital, Manipal successfully harvested organs of two patients who were declared brain dead and coordinated in transporting them to various receivers at hospitals in Manipal, Mangaluru and Bengaluru. One of the donors, Valerian Dsouza, aged 56 and resident of Kunjibettu, […]

Woman dies due to medical negligence after delivery

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016
Geetha Gatty

Mangaluru: A woman died after she gave birth to a child in a private hospital on Sunday. Geetha Gatty (32), from Bantwal was admitted to Somayaji hopsital in BC Road where she gave birth to a baby girl. But she soon developed heavy bleeding and the hospital authorities were unable to provide proper treatment. She […]

Satish Kumar Bantwal young advocate passes away

Sunday, July 28th, 2013
satish Bantwal

Bantwal : Satish Kumar Bantwal  (35) a young advocate and communist leader passed away in a private hospital,Mangalore on Saturday July 27. He was admitted in a Private hospital few days back, he suffered from brain hemorrhage and he was in ICU. He failed to react for treatment. Satish Bantwal  Son of AITUC district president […]