Mangaluru drug case : 7 medical students and 2 doctors suspended

Friday, January 20th, 2023

Mangaluru: In an drug case, 7 medical students and 2 doctors involved have been suspended. Mangaluru police commissioner N. shashi Kumar, on Friday, told media that the private medical college and hospital in the city where the accused were studying or working has suspended them. As many as 15 persons, including doctors and medical students, […]

Two medical students from Mangaluru, stranded in Ukraine

Thursday, February 24th, 2022

Mangaluru : Two medical students from Mangaluru, who are stranded in Ukraine, are safe. The students is Anaina Anna (22) daughter of Sandhya Vinod couple from Derebail in the city. Anna’s mother Sandhya told that the daughter is a third-year MBBS student at V N Karazin Kharkiv National University. “I have spoken to her and […]

Biker dies after hitting divider; pillion rider suffers severe injuries

Friday, December 30th, 2016
Pavan Kumar

Udupi: In a tragedy reported, a youngster was killed while another suffered severe injuries after a bike hit the divider near Karavali Circle here in the city. Pavan Kumar (20) lost his life while pillion rider Sakshi suffered severe injuries and was rushed to KMC Hospital, Manipal. It is said that they were Medical students. […]

Mangaluru Medical students return home due to Water scarcity

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
Medical Students

Mangaluru : Two medical colleges in Dakshina Kannada district have decided to partially shut down hostels. They have asked several boarders to return home, till the water situation improves. While Kasturba Medical College (KMC) has sent back about 400 MBBS students from the second and third year batches in their hostels till May 15, Father […]

U T Khader urges centre to implement rural service for medical students

Thursday, October 9th, 2014
Central Health Minister

Mangalore : State Health Minister U T Khader met Central Health Minister Dr Harshavardhan at New Delhi to discuss of making rural service mandatory for medical students passing out from the colleges. He said that the meeting was held with the aim of meeting the requirement for doctors in rural areas. Since, the proposal could […]

Medical students hold candle light vigil to condemn Delhi gang rape

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013
Medical students

Mangalore :  Over 800 medical students from various colleges in Mangalore  organized a candle light vigil  on January 2, Wednesday at Nehru Maidan condemning the gang rape of a para medical student in Delhi resulting in her death. The protest was held under the leadership of  Abhilash PV,  Senate member of Rajiv Gandhi University of […]