Mangaluru City Corporation mayoral election postponed

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022

Mangaluru  : The election for 23rd mayor scheduled to be held at Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) has been postponed as Supreme Court order. MCC commissioner Akshy Sridhar said the election has been postponed as per the directions of the regional commissioner’s office. In a letter to the MCC commissioner, The office of the regional commissioner in Mysuru, […]

Separate wastes as dry and wet before it handed over : Mayor Premananda Shetty

Friday, May 21st, 2021
Premananda Shetty

Mangaluru : The Mangaluru City corporation Mayor Premananda Shetty has appealed the residents  to separate wastes as dry and wet waste at the source itself and co-operate with the door-to-door waste collectors before it is handed over. Speaking to reporters on May 21, Friday, he said, People should cooperate with MCC in scientific disposal of solid […]

Premananda Shetty takes charge as Mayor of Mangaluru city corporation

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021
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Mangaluru : The newly elected Mayor of Mangaluru city corporation Premananda Shetty took charge from outgoing Mayor Diwaker Pandeshwar on March 3, Wednesday. Deputy Mayor Sumangala Rao also took charge today.   Speaking to media persons later, the new Mayor said he would strive to effectively implement the several ongoing projects worth thousands of crores […]

Newly elected BBMP Mayor and Deputy Mayor meets BSY

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Bengaluru : Newly elected BBMP Mayor M Gowtham Kumar and Deputy Mayor Ram Mohan Raju met Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Wednesday to seek his blessing and help to develop the city. Delighted over BJP wresting power in Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa said that it would help his party expose […]

Gautam Kumar Jain elected BBMP new Mayor

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Bengaluru : BJP candidate Gautam Kumar Jain has been elected as the new Mayor of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP). Jain defeated Congress Candidate RS Satyanarayana. With this victory, BJP will be heading the top post in the BBMP after a gap of four years. Gautam Kumar Jain a second-time corporator from the Jogupalya ward […]

BBMP Mayor polls postponed to October 1

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

Bengaluru : The elections to the posts of Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Bengaluru, scheduled to be held on September 27, have now been postponed to October 1. After postponing the election BBMP Regional Commissioner Harsh Gupta informed that the standing committee’s term comes to an end in December and the council, councillors and election […]

Mayor directs engineers to finish road repair works soon

Thursday, December 28th, 2017
Mayor MCC

Mangaluru : Mayor Kavitha Sanil directed MCC engineers to finish road repair works soon. During the phone-in programme conducted at the Mayor’s chamber in Mangaluru City Corporation on Wednesday, people voiced their grievances regarding various civic issues. A total of 23 calls were received altogether. Most of the complaints were related to bad roads and […]

Mayor helps wannabe bride by raising Rs 42,000

Friday, November 10th, 2017
kavitha sanil

Mangaluru: Mayor Kavitha Sanil became a saviour for a bride-to-be from Maroli in the city who had difficulty in mobilizing money for her wedding. Though the wedding of Anitha, a resident of Maroli, was scheduled for December 3, poverty forced her to meet the mayor and seek financial help. On Thursday, Anitha met the mayor […]

Security guard’s family who complained against mayor ‘not traceable’

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Mangaluru: The watchman’s family, which had complained against mayor Kavitha Sanil of assault and threats, is not traceable. According to police investigating cases filed by the watchman’s wife Kamala as well as Kavitha, Kamala, her husband and their children have gone underground. Police said the family, which stays in the basement of the apartment where the […]

BJP councillors accused of stalling meeting

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Mangaluru: The Congress alleged that the BJP councillors in Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) acted like goondas during the council meeting on Tuesday. Addressing reporters soon after the council meeting, the former Mayor, Congress councillor and whip in the council M. Shashidhar Hegde alleged that they (BJP councillors) advanced to assault Congress councillor Vinayraj. Had he […]