Yakshagana artist commits suicide at his home

Friday, November 18th, 2022

Mangaluru : A yakshagana artist who was working in several Yakshagana melas committed suicide by hanging himself on Friday, November 18. Keerthan Shetty Vagenadu,committed suicide at his house at Mudipu, near Muloor. Keerthan was working in several Yakshagana melas including Bappanadu. He has been serving in Yakshagana for many years. The reason for the extreme […]

Have proper attitude to reach altitude: VC Prof. P S Yadapadithaya

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Mangaluru : The valedictory of the one-month Intensive Yoga Camp for Class 12 students by the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Mudipu and Department of Human Consciousness & Yogic Sciences Mangalore University, was held recently. Chief Guest, Mangalore University Vice Chancellor Prof. P. Subrahmanya Yadapadithaya advised students to have proper attitude to reach altitude. He stressed the […]

Youth falls under bus wheels, died on spot at Mudipu

Thursday, July 29th, 2021

Mangaluru : A youth died in an accident between a motorcycle and scooter at Mudipu here on Thursday July 29. The deceased identified as  Zhohar (20) resident of Uppala,  and two others in the Vehicle suffered injuries. It is said as the motorcycle and scooter collided, the motorcyle rider was flung to the road after which he […]

Bantwal town police arrested drug peddler at Sajipamannur

Monday, July 19th, 2021

Bantwal : The Bantwal town police arrested drug peddler at Kandoor, Sajipamannur, carrying ganja from Mudipu to Melkar on his scooter on Monday. The arrested is Iliyas (36), a resident of Sajipamooda in Bantwal Taluk. The accused confessed during questioning that he had ganja in his possession. Plastic packets containing ganja were found in his pockets and […]

Central Prison at Mudipu to be completed in two years : Alok Mohan

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021
Alok Mohan

Mangaluru : The construction work for Central Prison at Mudipu in Bantwal will have all the modern security systems in place and the construction works would be complete in the next two years, said DGP (Prisons) Alok Mohan. Speaking to reporters at the City Police Commissioner’s Office on March 2, Tuesday he said, In Dakshina […]

Local villagers opposed Illegal red mud mining at Mudipu

Thursday, October 24th, 2019

Mangaluru : A situation, which will be detrimental to the agricultural activities in Pajir village of Bantwal taluk, the main profession of which is agriculture, is created due to the rampant red mura mud mining that is taking place at Survey no 406/2B7 and 402/2P7 on a land of 1.05 acres, that is given to […]

Mangaluru :School children continue to sing nat’l anthem despite heavy rain

Friday, August 16th, 2019

Mangaluru : Students of a government primary school in Sambar Thota near Mudipu are being lauded for their patriotic spirit after a video of them singing the national anthem in heavy rains went viral on social media. The incident is reported to have occurred during the flag hoisting ceremony held at the government primary school […]

Maruti Omni driver dies in a accident near Mudipu

Friday, July 6th, 2018
tipper accident

Mangaluru : In an accident between Maruti Omni van and Tipper at Mittakody near Mudipu on Thursday July 5, the driver of Maruti Omni van was died on spot and five others were injured. The deceased has been identified as Muhammed Kamaluddin (24) from Adkare Padpu, Renjady. Muzambil from Renjady sustained serious injuries. Kairunnisa (32), […]

Houses, vehicle damaged in landslip near Mudipu

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

Mangaluru: Heavy rain since Monday night led to landslip in Mittakodi that affected the flow of the traffic on the busy road connecting Mudipu and Melkar. Traffic was restored on Tuesday. A few houses and an autorickshaw were damaged in Konaje and Bantwal. The landslip occurred in the early hours of Tuesday with mud covering […]

Landslide near Mithakodi-Mudipu Road blocked

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

Mangaluru: The continuous rains since a few days has resulted in a major landslide near Mithakodi has blocked Mudipu-BC Road route. The police along with the assisstance of the localites are braving the weather and clearing the debris off the road in attempt to regularize traffic movement. The landslide has caused no vehicular damage.