Mangaluru : Family members protest after Wilson dead body kept in mortuary decomposes

Monday, October 28th, 2019

Mangaluru : Family members of a man who was electrocuted to death on Friday, October 25 staged a protest outside a private hospital in the city after the hospital handed over the decomposed body of the deceased to family. It may be recalled that Wilson Fernandes (26), died of electrocution near Kallapu, Thokkottu here on […]

Ullal : Fire breaks out at bed warehouse near Kallapu

Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Ullal : A bed warehouse located near Kallapu here caught fire and goods worth lakhs of rupees together has been consumed by the fire on Saturday morning. It is believed that a short circuit was the cause for the fire disaster. The fire service personnel have reached the location and are attempting to control the […]

Ullal councillor attacked at Kallapu

Monday, August 12th, 2019

Mangaluru : A person assaulted Mushtaq Patla, who is a member of Ullal city municipal council and represents Kallapu Babbukatte ward of Ullal city municipality on Sunday August 10. The alleged assaulter is identified as Jaleel, brother of a former municipal councillor from Kallapu Babbukatte, Usman Kallapu. Mushtaq was engaged in the work of clearing […]

Youth killed in a bike-truck collision

Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018

Mangaluru: A youth was killed when a truck rammed into his bike at Ullal on Monday. The deceased has been identified as Mohamed Shakib (19), son of Bashir from Amblamogaru. It has been reported that when Shakib was on his bike travelling near Kallapu near the Ullal bridge, a truck carrying fish hit his bike, […]

Illegal sand trucks to Kerala seized, 3 arrested

Saturday, November 4th, 2017
illegal sand

Mangaluru: The district police on Friday seized three sand-laden lorries bound to Kerala from Mangaluru and arrested three persons in Vittal. The arrested are Ibrahim,21, resident of Natekal, Hairsh,30, Vorkady, Majeshwar and Abdul Rauf, 34, resident of Belthangady taluk. Police said the trio were illegally transporting sand from Kallapu to Kerala. Police intercepted the lorries […]

Ullal Police Arrest 5 Notorious Criminals for Robbery Plot

Monday, October 23rd, 2017
robbery case

Mangalore: Ullal police have arrested five notorious criminals who made a plot to rob travellers on national highway 66 (NH66) and on airport road. The gang was arrested at Kallapu near Thokkottu in an operation led by Ullal police station inspector Gopikrishna on Sunday. The arrested have been identified as Puttur based Ravikumar (24), Manjeshwar […]

Bus rams into tractor parked near road divider

Saturday, November 5th, 2016
tractor accident

Mangaluru: A bus hit a tractor which was parked on the National Highway by the workers at Kallapu on National Highway 66 on Friday. Some workers are planting the saplings on road divider and the tractor was parked near the divider. A bus rammed into the tractor after bus driver lost control over it. Tractor […]

One injured after out of control bus rams into parked tractor

Friday, November 4th, 2016
Accident mangalore

Mangaluru: A tractor driver suffered injuries after a private bus ran out of control and rammed into the tractor at Kallapu on Friday morning. The injured driver was identified as Hanumantha and he was rushed to a local hospital. Sources say that saplings were being planted at the divider and the tractor was parked nearby. […]

Mumtaz’s husband Anwar captured, in police custody for 15 days

Saturday, December 28th, 2013

B C Road: You might re call that Mumtaz (25) and her 2 children had ended their lives by jumping of Netravati Bridge on June 19, 6 months back due to family problems of mental harassment by her husband Anwar Sadiq around 30 who was employed in Saudi Arabia. When he came to India on […]

Heavy Rain in Mangalore

Thursday, July 11th, 2013