A total of 962 drinking water projects in DK completed: Tulasi Maddineni

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
Tulasi Maddineni

Mangalore, May 7: A total of 962 drinking water projects have been completed in the district at the a cost of Rs 51.79 crores, in order to tackle the drinking water problem, said Zilla Panchayat Chief Executive Officer Tulasi Maddineni. Speaking at the meeting convened at the Netravathi Auditorium of the Zilla Panchayat on Wednesday […]

College students against privatization of drinking water, conduct protest rally on Saturday

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Mangalore: Citizens’ Forum, represented by Kiran and Joy, Vidyadinakar and S P Ramesh conducted a protest rally of college students who are against privatization of drinking water and their sources in the state and carried out a program of collecting 1 lakh signatures against privatizations of water and presenting the list to the state Govt. […]

Empty Oil Tanker crashes in to cars and shops at Gurpur Market, killing one lady and injuring many

Thursday, December 26th, 2013

Gurpur: An empty Oil Tanker of national petroleum company with a capacity of over 1000 liters of Oil or Gas, lost control on Dec.25 during day time going at high speed in the Gurupur Market on a narrow road where cars had been parked by the road side near a temple, crashing in to a […]

KMC dental college and school at atthavar fined Rs. 3.40 Crore for illegal use of power in 4 years

Wednesday, December 11th, 2013

Mangalore: Further to the complaint lodged by a citizen, T S Haneef Saheb this week, the MESCOM sent its Vigilante team led by officer Harishchandra on December 10 along with department officials from Shivmogga, chikkamagalur, Udupi and Kadri to Athavar to check up the document of KMC hospital in Athavar and also of KMC dental […]

Illegal power supply for 7 years by Dental College Manipal alleged: MESCOM raids today

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Mangalore : The MESCOM Vigilance Dep.’s Sp and DSP conducted surprise raids in Attavar behind KMC in a 7 story building of dental college Manipal, on a complaint lodged by P.S Haneef Saheb in city, a social worker who alleged that the dental college had no permission from MCC to draw the power from KMC […]

Health minister asks Ullal TMC to take up developmental projects in phased manner

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Mangalore : State health and family welfare minister UT Khader who participated in a progress review meeting at the Udupi TMC on September 18, Wednesday,  directed the TMC  to complete all taken up projects in a phased  manner. He also directed the TMC to earmark some funds  to enable payment of  MESCOM and MCC arrears. […]

Engineering student dies of electrocution at hospital

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Mangalore : Yajnesh Shetty (20), a second year Engineering Student at Sri Devi College, Kenjar died tragically due to electrocution when he had been to the Ullal Nursing Home at Kudroli in Mangalore on September 15, Sunday night. It is learnt he had been with a friend to visit a person who was being treated […]

Kumaradhara bridge submerges inconveniencing many people

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Subrahmanya  : The Kumaradhara Bridge a vital link to the famous pilgrim shrine of Kukke Sri Subrahmanya Temple was submerged on July 19, Friday afternoon, landing several people including school going children in trouble. They remained stranded there for several hours. Finally Sullia MLA S Angara made arrangements for special KSRTC buses to drop the […]

Youth dies of electrocution in Farangipete

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Bantwal :  Milan Shetty (19), son of Vasanthi, member of Pudu Gram Panchayat lost his life when he was electrocuted after he came into contact with a live wire that was dangling near Farangipete on July 10, Wednesday morning. The mishap took place when Milan had taken a cow to graze near his house. He […]

9 year old boy electrocuted at Marnamikatta

Sunday, May 26th, 2013
Marnamikatta Transformer

Mangalore : Nine year old Nadeem was electrocuted when he came into contact with a high voltage transformer in the premises of his residence at Marnamikatta on May 25, Saturday. Nadeem was playing in the area and had climbed the grill covering of the transformer and touched the transformer resulting in his death. It is […]