Rowdy sheeter shot by police in a escape bid

Sunday, July 17th, 2022
Rowdy sheeter shot by police in a escape bid

Mangaluru : A rowdy sheeter was shot at and injured by the police, when he allegedly tried to escape from their clutches at Asaigoli in the city early on Sunday. According to sources, the police opened fire after he attacked two policemen when a team of officials took him for spot inspection in connection with […]

Konaje police arrested 3 persons for sandalwood smuggling

Monday, February 7th, 2022
Sandalwood

Mangaluru : Konaje police have arrested three persons in connection with a sandalwood smuggling case. Sandalwood logs worth around Rs 25,000 have been seized from them. Those arrested are Majeed alias Nawaz of Beluvai, Sharief alias Duniya Sharief of Bantwal and Lakshman Shetty of Varkady. The accused were arrested near the vicinity of Mangalore University. […]

Konaje police arrested three persons, attempting to assault a qazi

Tuesday, November 16th, 2021
Quazi Attack

Bantwal : Konaje police arrested three persons were arrested for abusing and attempting to assault a qazi at Konaje. The arrested are Sharan (24), Vignesh (23) and Harshith (22) all from Karnad, Bantwal. The accused abused Muslim community near his house,  when he came out of his house, the accused fled from the spot. It […]

Konaje police rescued two cows transporting to illegal slaughter house at Marikkala

Thursday, September 16th, 2021
Marikkala

Mangaluru : The Konaje police rescued two cows from the pickup vehicle  at Hoohakuvakallu Cross near Mudipu Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya on Thursday. The police acted on definite information from Bajrang Dal on the morning of Thursday September 16 stopped the pickup vehicle which transporting the two cows to an illegal slaughterhouse at Marikala in Naringana Villaage of Bantwal Taluk. The pickup vehicle […]

Konaje police arrest two Drug Peddlers at Natekal

Sunday, June 13th, 2021
mdma

Mangaluru: Two persons were arrested by the Konaje police on Sunday for illegally transporting the banned drug MDMA to Kasargod. The arrested have been identified as Shafeeq K S (31), and Althaf C A (27) from Kasargod. The Konaje Police sub-inspector Mallikarjun Biradar, on getting reliable information about the banned MDMA drug being transported, from Uppinangady […]

Student and two others arrested transporting MDMA drug to Kerala

Friday, June 4th, 2021
MMDA

Mangaluru : CCB sleuths and Konaje police arrested three persons including a student and seized 170 grams of MDMA near Mangalore University at Konaje. The value of the drugs seized is over Rs 10 lakh. The trio were transporting MDMA for selling it in Mangaluru and Uppala in Kasargod, said City Police Commissioner N Shashi […]

Mentaly depression, man commits suicide

Friday, February 19th, 2021
Praveen

Mangaluru : A 32-year-old man who was suffering from depression committed suicide in his house in  Vidyanagar, Naringana in Bantwal taluk on Thursday, February 18. The deceased has been identified as Vidyanagar resident Praveen. The incident came to light on the evening of Thursday, February 18. Praveen was an electrician by profession and he was […]

Bus and sand transporting tipper collides near Manjanady

Thursday, September 19th, 2019
Bus and sand transporting tipper collides near Manjanady

Mangaluru : A head-on collision between a private bus and a sand transporting tipper near Vishnumoorthy Janardhana temple at Manjanady on September 19, Thursday morning. Passengers in bus hurt minor injuries and few students and the bus driver seriously injured. The bus Balethodu was flying towards Mangaluru from Thoudugoli had several passengers including students. Traffic on the route was […]

Eight persons arrested in BJP rally clash

Sunday, April 14th, 2019
Rally-Clash

Mangaluru: Eight persons have been arrested by the police in connection to the clash reported from Madani Nagar in Ullal Police station limits on Saturday April 13. The clash which started after a car returning from Modi’s rally in Mangaluru city collided with a two wheeler being driven by a lady belonging to another community […]

Karthik Raj murder case accused bail plea rejected

Saturday, August 19th, 2017
Karthikraj

Mangaluru: The sixth additional district and sessions court on Friday rejected bail plea of Gourav Kayya, an accused in the murder of Karthik Raj, son of former Mangaluru taluk panchayat member Umesh Ganiga. The judge D T Puttaranagaswamy upheld prosecution’s contention that there was prima facie evidence of involvement of Gourav in the murder. The […]