Police destroy 11 kg ganja at Mulki

Friday, March 24th, 2023

Mangaluru: Police officials safely destroyed a significant amount of illegal drugs seized from eight police stations under the city police commissionerate limits on Friday, March 24. The destroyed drugs included 11.194 kilograms of ganja, and 0.014 grams of MDMA. The destruction process was carried out at Mulki M/s Ramky Energy and Environment Ltd in Dakshina […]

Police seized ganja worth Rs 27 lakhs near Karnataka Kerala Border

Wednesday, February 1st, 2023

Mangaluru : Police have arrested three persons on the charges of drugs trafficking at Karnataka Kerala Border Nettilapadavu and have seized ganja worth Rs 27 lakhs, a Forde car and other goods worth Rs 32,07,000 from them. Those arrested are Aboobakker Siddique alias Harris (35) of Manjeshwar Hosabettu Kadapuram, Akhil M (25) of Kumble and […]

Major theft case : Police recovered Rs 7 lakh worth valuables

Tuesday, December 20th, 2022

Udupi : Brahmavar police officials have arrested a man accused of multiple thefts in Udupi. The arrested accused has been identified as Vijay Kumarr Shetty, a resident of Kadoor village. Between March and April 2022, he broke into Sadashiva Mahabaleshwara Rao’s old home in Kadoor village and took 1,40,000 rupees worth of chilies. In 2022, […]

Police arrested 4, including online food delivery boy selling cannabis

Monday, September 19th, 2022

Udupi : Police have arrested an online food delivery boy from Manipal on charges of selling cannabis. According to police, he was selling drugs by wearing the dress of an online food delivery giant and actually worked for it. In addition, two of his accomplices who are from Palakkad in Kerala, have been arrested and […]

Police arrested three inter-state robbers

Thursday, August 4th, 2022

Brahmavar: The police have successfully arrested three inter-state robbers. The arrested are Dilip Shetty, resident of Shivapura’s Kerebetti, and Rajan and Shanmugham, residents of Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.  As per the reports, a Santro car was making rounds near Havange village. At this point in time, the police stopped the car, and on inspection, they recovered […]

Cops destroy seized 71 silencers at Udupi

Monday, January 31st, 2022

Udupi : In a special drive from January 1 to 25 as many as 71 silencers which violated the Motor Vehicle Rules and were seized by the police destroyed by crushing them under a road roller on January 31, Monday. Speaking to reporters, Udupi SP N Vishnuvardhan said the drive was held following complaints from public […]

Assault on police : Two person arrested

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022
Police Assault

Mangaluru :  Two persons have been arrested on the charges of assaulting two police personnel while they were returning home after their duty. Those arrested are Maxim Joseph Noronha (54) and Danny Paul (39). It was alleged that the two had assaulted police personnel Beerendra S Meti and Shivananda D T at Yeyyadi Junction while […]

Attack on police : VHP demands to ban Popular Front of India

Thursday, December 16th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Vishwa Hindu Parishat on Wednesday urged the government to ban the Popular Front of India (PFI), whose activists allegedly attacked police personnel on Tuesday in Uppinangady. VHP divisional secretary Sharan Pumpwell in a statement here said attack on the police, who work hard day and night for the safety of people, was […]

People parking vehicles on footpaths police to take serious action : Mayor Premananda Shetty

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021
Premanada Shetty

Mangaluru :  The police to take seriously people parking vehicles on footpaths in the city and impose fine on wrong-doers, said Mayor Premananda Shetty on Monday. Speaking at a co-ordination meeting called by him to address traffic management issues, the Mayor said that the civic body will extend to the police the necessary cooperation in […]

Vishala Ganiga Murder : Husband paid Rs.2 lakh to two contract killers

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021
Vishala Ganiga

Udupi : Ramakrishna Ganiga (42) hatched a plan to murder his wife Vishala Ganiga in March and paid Rs.2 lakh to the two contract killers for executing it on July 12 in Brahmavar in Udupi district, said Superintendent of Police N. Vishnuvardhan on Wednesday. Mr. Vishnuvardhan told reporters that the police arrested Ramakrishna Ganiga and […]