Kinnigoli : Viral fever in children, more than 60 cases reported

Saturday, September 17th, 2022
Kinnigoli Viral Fever

Mangaluru: A private school in Kinnigoli of Mangaluru taluk, reported more than 60 cases of viral fever among its students. A team of health officials rushed to the village, and have been conducting surveillance of children and others in the village. The school declared three days of holiday, as a precaution, and on Friday, classes […]

Yakshagana artiste of Kateelu Mela commits suicide by hanging himself

Thursday, August 18th, 2022
Shambu Kumar

Kinnigoli: Shambhu Kumar Kinnigoli, who was serving as Yakshagana artiste in Kateelu Mela, committed suicide by hanging himself. He has been serving in Yakshagana for many years and served in Puttur and Bappanadu Melas. He has been conducting Hoigegudde a small mela with the name of Umamaheshwara temple for the last few years and this […]

Financial harassments : Youth ends life at his workplace

Monday, January 10th, 2022

Mangaluru : A youth ended his life at his workplace at Kulai by hanging himself. He has also left behind a death note stating that financial issues had driven him to the extreme step. The deceased is Sushanth (26), son of late Dinesh of Kinnigoli Pakshikere. He was working in Sun Rise Corporation in Kulai. He […]

Hindu students stage protest against wearing hijabs in classes

Thursday, January 6th, 2022

Mangaluru :  A section of Hindu students wore saffron-coloured scarves to protest against Muslim women wearing hijabs in classes at Aikala Pompei College in Kinnigoli. The incident took place on January 5. It is gathered that the college administration suspended classes for the day as a precautionary measure to prevent untoward incidents. The Hindu students demanded […]

Home Guard lost life barn worm bite

Friday, November 19th, 2021
Home Guard lost life barn worm bite

Mulki : A Home Guard lost his life in barn worm bite near the Sri Rama Bhajana Mandir at Kinnigoli on November 17 after rescuing as many as six children who were bit by the worms. The deceased is Santosh (35), a resident of Devaragudde near Kateel. He was a Home Guard attached to the […]

Mobile shop owner arrested on rape charges and cheating

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Mangaluru :  A mobile shop owner of Baikampady has been arrested after a  young woman lodged a  complaint alleging that  he had raped her. The Accused Munna alias Ibrahim, a resident of Kinnigoli, has been arrested. The girl said that she had visited the mobile shop run by the accused for acquiring mobile phone and […]

A person from Kinnigoli arrested under POCSO act

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : A Kinnigoli person arrested under POCSO act on the charges of raping a minor girl by the city police. The arrested person is Muhammad Naushad (25) son of Mayyaddi, resident of Ullanje, Mannabettu, Kinnigoli Mulki. A complaint was earlier lodged against him in Pandeshwar women’s police station in connection with the alleged rape of a 17 year old girl. […]

Photographer ends his life by jumping into well near Kinnigoli

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

Mangaluru : A  photographer ended his life by jumping into the well at Kapikad Ureka near Kinnigoli on Wednesday July 21. The deceased has been identified as Rahul Colin Fernandes (26). He was a photographer by profession and owned RCF Studio in Kinnigoli. Sources informed that Rahul jumped into the well to end is life on […]

Sathish Kulal and one more arrested in connection to Surendra Bantwal murder

Sunday, October 25th, 2020
Surendra Bantwal

Bantwal :  Two persons arrested in connection with the murder of actor, rowdy-sheeter Surendra Bantwal, who was found dead in his flat in BC Road on October 20. The arrested are identified as Sathish Kulal, a resident of Bantwal and Girish, a resident of Kinnigoli. Reportedly the arrest was made on Saturday night while both […]

COVID-19 positive tested woman gives birth

Friday, June 12th, 2020

Mangaluru: A pregnant woman who returned from Maharashtra and tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, gave birth to a child at the Wenlock COVID-19 hospital here. After she experienced labour pain, a team of expert doctors performed the delivery through the caesarean section on Thursday. Both the woman and the newborn are safe, hospital […]