Speeding car rams into scooter, Rider seriously injured on Pumpwell flyover

Thursday, May 27th, 2021

Mangaluru : A speeding car rammed into a scooter on the Pumpwell flyover on May 27, Thursday morning. A two-wheeler rider sustained serious injuries.  The incident took place at around 7 am. The injured two-wheeler rider has been hospitalised. He was on way to Nantur from Gorigudda when the car rammed into his two-wheeler from behind. […]

2 College student arrested in Pumpwell flyover graffiti case

Tuesday, April 27th, 2021

Mangaluru : Police have arrested two students on the charges of scribbling derogatory writings on the wall of the Pumpwell flyover. Both are juveniles and are students of a private college in the city. The arrests were made based on CCTV footage evidence. “Bad Boys in the City” was scribed on the flyover wall of […]

Miscreants scribble derogatory wall graffiti on Pumpwell flyover

Wednesday, April 21st, 2021

Mangaluru : An Derogatory wall graffiti  found on the wall of Pumpwell flyover on the early morning of Tuesday, April 20. The graffiti was written on the wall of the Pumpwell flyover that is opposite the Karnataka bank head office. The graffiti says “Lockdown is required.” It is written in red paint and the letters […]

Vegetable laden tempo collides with tipper, driver seriously injured

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Mangaluru : A tempo collided with a tipper vehicle on Pumpwell flyover on Thursday, May 14. A driver of a tempo was severely injured after the accident at around 7.15 am was hospitalized. The tempo bearing registration No. KL 14 V 3651 was moving towards Kerala with a load of vegetables. It is said, When the vehicle […]

Newly constructed Pumpwell flyover cracks

Sunday, April 26th, 2020
Pumpwel flyover crack

Mangaluru:  The Pumpwell flyover opened 10 years after starting construction has cracks appearing at many places over it, sighted on Sunday Morning The rains lashed the city on Saturday, April 25 after which the cracks started to appear. Water had also collected at both ends of the flyover which was later removed by the JCB. […]

Mangaluru : Much awaited Pumpwell Flyover inaugurated today

Friday, January 31st, 2020

Mangaluru : District in-charge minister Kota Srinivas Pojjary and MP Nalin Kumar Kateel inaugurated the long-pending Pumpwell Flyover on Friday, January 31. MLA Vedavayas Kamath, MLA Bharath Shetty were also present on the occasion. After a long delay of almost ten years, with several deadlines being missed, the Pumpwell flyover, part of the four-laning of […]

Mangaluru : Pumpwell flyover will open for traffic in first week of January 2020; Nalin Kumar

Saturday, November 16th, 2019
Nalin Kumar

Mangaluru : BJP Karnataka state president and Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel on Saturday said that the Pumpwell flyover will open for traffic in the first week of January 2020. Addressing press persons here after reviewing the flyover work at Pumpwell, Nalin said, “The Pumpwell flyover should have been open for traffic by now, […]

I am ready to swear before the God : J R Lobo

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Mangaluru : Former MLA J R Lobo has challenged Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel to face a test of truth. Kateel had accused Lobo of changing design for the flyover at Mahaveera Circle (Pumpwell) and causing hindrance in land acquisition. Coming down heavily on Kateel for accusing him and District In-charge Minister U T […]

Nalin Kumar responsible for the delay in Pumpwell flyover work: J R Lobo

Monday, July 30th, 2018

Mangaluru: Blaming Dakshina Kannada Member of Parliament (MP) Nalin Kumar Kateel for the delay in Pumpwell flyover work and accused him of playing politics with an eye on next Lok Sabha elections, former MLA of Mangaluru South constituency, J R Lobo, said that the MP did not have knowledge on the working on the National […]

Pumpwell flyover to be completed in next year

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Mangaluru :  MP Nalin Kumar inspected NH 66 from Talapdy to Surathkal on Thusday and warned of staging a protest by opening the Talapady Toll Gate for free traffic, if the contract-availing company does not provide an endorsement to the Road Transport Ministry in the form of an affidavit, declaring the completion date of both the flyovers. “It […]