Person arrested for Sexually harassing a woman in private bus

Wednesday, June 8th, 2022

Mangaluru : A person arrested on the charges of sexually harassing a woman passenger while travelling in a bus from Bengaluru from Mangaluru. The arrested man is Mohammad Mustafa (24). He is reportedly a footwear shop owner in Bengaluru. It is learnt, he had threatened other passengers in the bus of dire consequences if anyone […]

A group assaulted Interfaith couple at Pumpwell

Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Mangalury : A vigilante groups dragged a couple of interfaith from a private bus near Mahaveer (Pumpwell) circle and assaulted the youth before fleeing from the place on Thursday night. The youth from Jokatte was travelling with a Hindu woman on a bus to Bengaluru. A group of vigilantes stopped the bus at Mahaveer circle and […]

Private bus services will start in Udupi district from May 13

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Udupi:  The Udupi administration to allow private bus services to operate in the district from May 13 onwards. District’s deputy commissioner G Jagadeesha on Monday, May 12 in a Facebook post stated this message. He stated that giving due consideration to the numerous requests and queries made by the residents of the district and that since […]

Kundapur : Couple critical after suicide attempt in private bus

Friday, January 10th, 2020

Kundapur : In a shocking incident a couple attempted to end their lives by consuming poison in a private bus on Thursday, January 9. The couple – Rajkumar (35) and Sangeetha (28), residents of Amabalpady in Udupi here had visited Kollur temple with their one-and-a-half-year-old son. While they were returning home from the temple the […]

Court notice to private bus for violating rules in Udupi

Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Udupi : A video depicting passengers hanging on to the ladder and foot-board of a private bus plying between Udupi-Mangaluru has gone viral on social media. Almost four days ago, many passengers were seen travelling hanging on to the bus structure and on Sunday, the video went viral on social media. This particular private bus […]

Private Bus, Hotels stoned at Mangaluru, tyres burnt near Jyothi Circle

Monday, September 10th, 2018
Bharath Bundh Mangaluru

Mangaluru : The Bharath Bandh called by the ruling Congress, Janata Dal and other parties in state on Monday seen early morning stoning of a private bus and a KSRTC bus each in the city and in Bantwal led to stoppage of movement of private and KSRTC buses. Police said a private bus coming to […]

A private bus overturn at Adyar- 16 injured

Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

Mangaluru : After a private bus toppled at Adyar, 16 persons have seriously injured on Wednesday, August 1. The private bus heading towards Mangaluru from B C Road. After the Tyre of bus got punctured at Adyar. The bus first hit the divider and then the car. All the injured have been taken to two private hospitals and […]

Private bus crashes into parked truck at Udyavar, several injured

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Udupi: A speeding bus rammed into a stationary tempo on national highway 66 at Udyavar injuring at least 10 persons here on Wednesday May 23rd. The injured have been identified as Sudeep of Shivamogga (21), Pavitra from Nandikur (23), Mohammed from Ullal (53), Shilpa Shenoy from Suratkal (23), Swapna from Gundibail (28), Vidya S Poojary […]

Private bus owners resort to surcharge to cope with costs

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Mangaluru: The general public travelling by private buses in undivided Dakshina Kannada have to shell out more as the operators, service as well as city, have decided to levy surcharge to cope with the increasing cost of operations. While fares on service buses have gone up by a maximum of ₹ 3 since a week, […]

2 killed as speeding bus topples in Hassan, several injured

Saturday, April 14th, 2018
Bus Accident

Udupi : Two people were killed on the spot while 15 others sustained serious injuries when a private bus hit a divider and overturned, on National Highway 75, at Byadarahalli Gate in the taluk on Friday morning. The deceased are Shishir (13), son of Prashant of Kundapur, and Mahesh (45), son of Basavanna Pujari, Brahmavara, […]