Covid : Kateel Shree Durgaparameshwari Temple annual festival suspended

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Annual Fair of the Kateel Shree Durgaparameshwari Temple has been suspended in the wake of the rising Covid cases. The Temple Management had earlier decided to celebrate the Fair in a simple way in the backdrop of the restrictions by the Government. However as a large number of people had arrived the […]

I will work towards development : Minister S Angara

Saturday, January 16th, 2021
S Angara

Mangaluru : S Angara, on his maiden visit to the district after becoming Cabinet minister, received a rousing reception at district BJP office on Friday. After accepting the felicitation, he said, “The doubts on how I will discharge my duty as a minister is lingering in the minds of many. I will discharge my duty honestly. Though […]

BJP state President and Mangaluru MP Nalin Kumar Kateel tests positive for COVID-19

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

Mangaluru: BJP President and Member of Parliament from Mangaluru Nalin Kumar Kateel has tested positive for COVID-19 on Sunday. Kateel, tweeted that though he was asymptomatic, on the advice of doctors he has been admitted to a hospital. Expressing confidence that with the blessings and good wishes of the people he would return to serve them […]

Kateel Shri Durga Parameshwari Temple will allow devotees from June 14

Friday, June 12th, 2020

Mangalore: The devotees will be allowed to visit the historic Kateelu Sri durga Parameshwari Temple from Sunday, June 14. As an innovative experiment in the state, devotees who wish to visit the temple must book an entry through the e-ticket from the temple’s website ( The government has suggested a number of regulations, including sanitizer use and […]

‘Brahmakalashabhisheka’ held at Sri Durgaparameshwari temple in Kateel

Friday, January 31st, 2020

Mangaluru : A sea of devotees witnessed ‘Brahmakalashabhisheka’ at Sri Durgaparameshwari Temple in Kateel on Thursday. Hundreds of people had begun to line up since morning, in order to catch a glimpse of the special ritual held once in 12 years. The Brahmakalashabhisheka was performed in the auspicious hours of Meena Lagna at 9.37 am. […]

Bank merger statement – Moily seeks apology from Kateel

Thursday, January 17th, 2019
Kateel Moilly

Mangaluru : M Veerappa Moily, former Union Minister and chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance, on Wednesday sought an apology from Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel for dragging his name into the controversy surrounding the merger of Vijaya Bank with other banks. Moily, in a letter to Kateel, clarified that as the […]

Kateel Srinidhi Asranna and another dies in road acident

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018

Mangaluru: Kateel Shri Durgaparameshwari Temple priest Hari Narayana Asranna son lost his life along with a passenger in a fatal car accident near Tavarakere at Nelamangala along Tumakuru road on Tuesday midnight, July 24th. The deceased have been identified as Srinidhi Asranna (21) and Prajwal (20). It is come to knowledge that both of them […]

Ammanedege Namma Nade ‘padayatra’ to Kateel on February 4

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Mangaluru: ‘Ammanedege Namma Nade’, the sixth yearly padayatra to Kateel Sri Durgaparameshwari Temple will be held from Maravoor on February 4. Addressing reporters in Mangaluru on Monday, padayatra committee president Sandeep Shetty Maravoor said that the devotees will gather at Maravoor Sri Durgaparameshwari Temple at 6.30 am and will start out to Kateel temple after […]

Six people taken to custody in connection with robbery at Asranna’s house

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Mangaluru: The police have arrested six people in connection with robbery at chief priest of Kateel Shree Durgaparameshwari, Vasudev Asranna’s home, said sources. The sources have also said that more than 50 people have been called for the enquiry by the police. Out of them, six people have been taken to the custody for the […]

VHP and Bhajaranga Dal held special rituals condemning derogatory FB post on Kateel goddess

Sunday, September 4th, 2016
Bajrangadal VHP Kateel

Mangaluru: Vishwa Hindu Parishath and Bhajaranga Dal jointly held special rituals to condemn the derogatory comments and facebook posts against Kateel Sri Durga Parameshwari goddess, at Sharavu Mahaganapthi Temple on Saturday. Sharavu Raghavedra Shasthri led the rituals at the temple. A monogram will be sent to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding the issue, said […]