Make Udupi a clean, plastic-free city : K. Raghupati Bhat

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Udupi : K. Raghupati Bhat, MLA, said on Wednesday that Mahatma Gandhi had given importance to cleanliness and hence, it was necessary to follow his message and make Udupi, a clean and plastic-free city. He was speaking after offering floral tributes to the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Bhujanga Park, Ajjarkad, during a function organised […]

Priority to solve problems of fishermen in coastal districts : Srinivas Poojary

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Udupi : Kota Srinivas Poojary, Minister for Ports and Fisheries, and Muzrai, said on Thursday that he would try to find solutions to the issues concerning fisheries harbours and jetties in the three coastal districts. Speaking to presspersons after offering bagina to the Swarna near the Sri Siddhivinayaka Temple at Shimbra here, Mr. Poojary said […]

Boat from Malpe went missing off Goa coast 10 days ago

Wednesday, December 26th, 2018

Mangaluru: The fishing boat with eight fishermen onboard that went missing off the Goa coast is yet to be traced. Meanwhile, the search operations for the boat from Malpe Fisheries Harbour are on. This boat, Suvarna Tribhuja, with the fishermen, had left Malpe fisheries harbour on December 13 for fishing. The last communication from this […]

Delegation urges minister to build fishing jetty inside port area

Saturday, November 24th, 2018

Udupi: State minister for ports and municipal administration, Ramesh Jarkiholi was met by a delegation led by Udupi MLA K Raghupati Bhat on Friday November 23. The delegation asked the minister to use the grant sanctioned for building a fishing jetty to build it inside the port area at Kota. Mr Jarkiholi responded positively to […]

Rich tributes paid to late union minister H N Ananth Kumar

Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Udupi: Rich tributes were offered at the public homage, cutting across party lines, to late Ananth Kumar, national leader of BJP on Thursday, November 22 at the Town Hall at Ajjarakad near here. Floral tributes were offered to the photograph of Ananth Kumar by political leaders of various parties and also the seer of Pejawar […]

Daycare centre for senior citizens to come up in Udupi: K. Raghupati Bhat

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018

Udupi: K. Raghupati Bhat, MLA, said on Monday that a Daycare Centre for Senior Citizens will be opened at Board High School here soon. He was speaking after inaugurating the International Day of Older Persons organised by the district administration. Guruva Koraga, a 103-year-old traditional drum beater, was felicitated on the occasion. Mr. Bhat said […]

Civic workers were the backbone of all urban areas: K. Raghupati Bhat

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Udupi: K. Raghupati Bhat, MLA, said on Thursday that civic workers were the backbone of all urban areas as they performed the vital work of keeping towns and cities clean. He was presiding over the inaugural function of Pourakarmikara Dina (Civic Workers’ Day) organised by the Udupi City Municipal Council (CMC), here. Mr. Bhat said […]

Four-day Paryatan Parv and World Tourism Day celebrations

Friday, September 28th, 2018

Udupi: The four-day Paryatan Parv and World Tourism Day celebrations were inaugurated on Malpe beach here on Thursday. The objective of the parv is to attract people to the tourism spots in the district. Among the attractions at the event are the food festival and the wine fest. Wineries from the State and Maharashtra are […]

Congress was responsible for the violence during the Bharat Bandh: K. Raghupati Bhat

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Udupi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA K. Raghupati Bhat said on Monday that the Congress was solely responsible for the violence during the Bharat Bandh in the city. Addressing presspersons here, Mr. Bhat said that it was due to the violence unleashed by the Congress workers that Prabhakar Poojary, president of the city unit of […]

Several mouth-watering dishes make Aatidonji Dina a memorable day

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Mangaluru: The Aatidonji Dina-Ponjovene Kuto (A day in the month of Aashada-Women’s Meet) was organised by the Udupi Taluk Mahila Mandaligala Okkoota, the Department of Kannada and Culture, the Buntara Sangha and the Tulukoota here on Wednesday. The programme began with members of various Mahila Mandals performing folk songs and dances. However, the highlight of […]