Banned PFI leaders arrested in Mangaluru city

Thursday, October 13th, 2022

Mangaluru : City Police have raided the residences of several leaders of the banned Popular Front of India ( PFI ). There have also been raids on residences of SDPI leaders. The raids were held during the wee hours of October 13, Wednesday. It has been gathered that five persons have been detained. Raids were […]

Three APMC officials arrested by Lokayukta officials, Rs 1.52 lakh seized

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
APMC officials

Mangalore : The Lokayukta officials conducted a raid and arrested three officials of the Agricultural produce market committee (APMC) for collecting the bribes from the traders and seized the amount of Rs 1.52 lakh on May 8, Thursday. The arrested three officials are APMC enforcement department joint director B Satish Kumar and lower rank officials […]

Police team led by Mysore DIG Prisons raids district jail ; nothing seized

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Mangalore : A police team led by Mysore DIG Prisons Vishwanathaiah raided the District Jail here on July 30, Tuesday but could not find any  drugs, cell phones or any other prohibited goods. Incidentally during every earlier raid the police team could find some banned goods inside the jail which is also infamous for frequent […]

One person arrested in raid on illegal gas refilling unit at house at Garodi

Friday, July 26th, 2013

Mangalore : One person named Taranath was arrested  during the raid by the tahsildar and Mangalore rural police on an illegal gas refilling unit  at Garodi here on July 26, Friday. It is learnt, the man was selling the refilled cylinders at prices lower than market value. Among the seized goods include 16 cylinders of […]

Lokayukta police raid six officials

Saturday, May 25th, 2013
Lokayukta raid

Bangalore : The Lokayukta police on Friday conducted raids on the residence of six government officials across the State and seized documents. Additional Director General of Police (Lokayukta) H N Sathyanarayana Rao said the raids were conducted in  Bangalore, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga, Davangere and Madikeri. The executive engineer of Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP), K Govindaiah […]

Minister, ABVP activists raid KSOU exam centre, ‘expose’ malpractices

Friday, January 11th, 2013
KSOU exam centre

Bangalore : Students appearing for the ongoing exams of the Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) at the Gangamma Hombegowda PU College were in for a rude shock on Thursday. Minister for Higher Education, C T Ravi, along with a number of Akhila Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishat (ABVP) activists and representatives of a news channel paid a […]

Police team conducts surprise raid on Mangalore sub-jail

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012
Police team conducts surprise raid on Mangalore sub-jail

Mangalore:   The Mangalore sub-jail was raided by a team of police officials led by ACP Kavitha on December 17, Monday night. This is the first raid after the  under trials were shifted to the new jail building. The raiding team found a mobile phone with Rasheed Malabari who is arrested for terror links. Nearly 10 […]

Senior cops raid Mangalore sub-jail

Wednesday, October 10th, 2012
City Sub jail

Mangalore: There was a surprise raid on the Mangalore sub-jail on October 9 by a team of police officials led by Assistant Commissioner of Police Kavitha and Bunder police. It is reported that the raid was conducted at the instructions of Police Commissioner Manish Kharbikar in the wake of the recent clashes between under trials. […]

Lokayukta sleuths raid Byndoor Surveyors’ office

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012
Lokayukta sleuths raid

Kundapur:  Lokayukta sleuths, on August 22, Wednesday raided the surveyors’ office in Byndoor following complaints of rampant corruption by surveyors. Even Ravichandra, a member of Uppunda GP had complained that a surveyor named Manjappa who had surveyed his land for conversion purposes had demanded Rs 3000 as bribe for the sketch. Reports said no sooner […]

MCC officials raid two pubs in Mangalore

Thursday, August 16th, 2012
MCC officials raid two pubs in Mangalore

Mangalore: Two pubs in Mangalore were targeted by the Mangalore City Corporation officials in a raid on August 16, Thursday, on the grounds that the pubs did not have valid licence. The Liquid Lounge near Don Bosco Hall and the pub attached to the Mangala Bar and Restaurant, Valencia were raided by a team of […]