3 died in car and private bus accident near Venur

Saturday, December 10th, 2022

Venur : Three members of a family died after the car they were travelling in was hit by a private bus in Nellikaru, near Venur in Dakshina Kannada, on Saturday, December 10 morning. The deceased as Srikant (41), Prateeksha (35) and their two-year-old child. The police said the deceased were travelling in the car from […]

Moodbidri police arrested two persons on charge of moral policing

Sunday, October 10th, 2021
moral policing

Mangaluru : The Moodbidri police on Saturday arrested two persons on the charge of indulging in moral policing by abusing two women travelling in a car. The arrested were identified as Samhithraj (36) and Sandeep Poojary (34) City Police Commissioner N. Shashi Kumar said the incident occurred on Moodbidri outskirts on Saturday morning. About six to eight […]

Husband kills wife with wooden log, arrested

Wednesday, August 18th, 2021
Daregudde Murder

Moodbidri  : A man had killed his wife at Daregudde gram panchayat limits on Wednesday August 18 morning. The deceased is  Sunita (30), resident of Matta at Daregudde gram panchayat. It is said, the husband and wife start quarrel each other. Reportedly, Dinraj, in a fit of rage, had hit his wife’s head with a wooden pestle, inflicting lethal injury. […]

Police arrest 11 persons in connection to Moodbidri gold robbery case

Friday, May 28th, 2021
Moodabidre Dacoity

  Mangaluru : The Central Crime Branch (CCB) and Moodbidri police  have arrested 11 persons in connection with a case of dacoity and a related case of attempt to dacoity committed in Moodbidri police limits. Commissioner of Police N. Shashi Kumar told reporters here that Mohammed Mahaz (20), son of Kalia Rafique of Uppala in Kasargod, […]

Police bust huge ganja smuggling racket, 4 arrested

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

Mangaluru : The police here arrested four persons smuggling 200 kilograms of Ganja in a fish-transporting truck on Wednesday. The four have been identified as Mohammed Farooq (24) Kasragod, Sayyed Mohammed (31) Manjeshwara, Mohammed Ansar (23) Kushalnagara and Mohiudeen Nawaz (34) from Mudipu, in Karnataka. The Accused also involved in Moodabidre theft case. According to the information […]

Truck and bike collision, rider killed on spot at Kompadavu

Sunday, December 20th, 2020
Chandra Shekar gowda

Moodbidri: A borewell-drilling truck and bike collision kills bike rider on spot at Kompadavu here on December 20. The deceased has been identified as Chandrashekhar Gowda hailing from Macchur Kana. He was returning home after visiting the Kudupu temple when the collision occurred. A case has been filed at the Moodbidri police station.

BJP district president’s car collides with another vehicle near Mijar

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

Mangaluru: BJP Dakshina Kannada district president car met with an accident near Mijar on Wednesday, July 1. The car was driven by Sudarshan Mudabidre, there was another occupant in the car at the time of the mishap and he too escaped without any injuries. The car’s front portion was completely damaged in the accident. It is […]

Youth found dead, brother suspected of murder

Saturday, August 18th, 2018
Sudarshan Jain

Moodbidri: A youth was found dead near Maravoor after he went missing from a store in Moodbidri on Friday August 17th. The deceased has been identified as Sudarshan Jain (28) and is supposedly been murdered by his younger brother. Sudarshan had left his shop along with his brother Sudhir Jain in his bike. It is understood […]

Young videographer dies in a road accident at Mijar

Thursday, October 15th, 2015
Harish Acharya

Mangaluru : In a ghastly accident a young videographer lost his life at Mijar in Moodbidri here on Wednesday October 14. The deceased is Harish Acharya (29), son of Sridhar Acharya, a resident near Mahalingeshwara Temple, Shirtady in Moodbidri. He was a videographer in the city and his wedding was scheduled to be held on […]

Bengaluru girl student committs suicide at college hostel in Moodbidri

Monday, September 7th, 2015
Alvas Student Rakshitha

Mangaluru : An 18-year-old girl student of Alva’s Educational Institutions, hailing from Bengaluru, allegedly committed suicide on the college hostel premises in Moodbidri on Sunday. The police said Rakshita, a student of first year B.Com, is the daughter of Anand Kumar, a resident of Jayanagar in Bengaluru. The police said that Rakshita had completed her […]