Ask RTO, police to regulate tankers: corporation Commissioner

Friday, May 13th, 2016

Mangaluru : Expressing difficulty for Mangaluru City Corporation officials to regulate the working of water tankers, corporation Commissioner H.N. Gopalakrishna said it should be done by the Transport and Police Departments. During a meeting at the office of Deputy Commissioner A.B. Ibrahim on Thursday, the residents accused private water suppliers of overcharging for supplying water […]

RTO recommends the cancellation of contract carriage permits in DK

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

Mangaluru : The office of the Senior Road Transport Officer, Mangaluru, has recommended to the State Transport Authority (STA) to cancel permits for at least 28 carriage buses operating out of Mangaluru, as the operators have persistently been violating permit conditions. While the permit-holders are not supposed to operate the buses as regular stage carriages […]

‘Pollution levels, vehicular congestion alarming in City’

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

Mangaluru : Anti Pollution Drive (APD), a Mangaluru-based non-profit organisation, has urged the district administration, RTO, Police Department, Mangaluru City Corporation and other civic bodies as well as the citizens to heed the alarm of increase in vehicular congestion and air pollution and ensure remedial measures. APD’s Abdulla A Rehman said the organisation is distressed […]

Contract carriage buses seized

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

Mangaluru : The Transport Department, which was keeping quiet despite contract carriage buses plying right in front of the Regional Transport Office (RTO), Mangaluru, violating permit conditions, on Tuesday cracked the whip and seized as many as six such buses. Contract carriage buses are supposed to operate from point to point ferrying groups of people. […]

JnNURM buses to ply on City roads before December 18

Friday, December 4th, 2015
Jn Nurm

Mangaluru : The dreams of Mangalureans to travel in buses sanctioned under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JnNURM) may be a reality soon.The Mangaluru KSRTC Division is planning to roll out the buses before December 18. Speaking to Deccan Herald, KSRTC Mangaluru Divisional Controller Vivekanand Hegade said that the low-floor buses with digital display […]

Continuous air quality monitoring stations to be set up in M’lore

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
RTO Pollution awareness week

Mangalore : District Environment Officer Rajshekhar Puranik inaugurated the Pollution awareness week at Regional Transport Office in Mangalore on Monday Nov 3. Speaking after inauguration he said that, proposals have been submitted to the government by the Pollution Control Board towards the establishment of two Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Stations in Mangalore.The monitoring stations, […]

Ramanatha Rai, J R Lobo appeal vote from autorickshaw drivers

Monday, April 14th, 2014
autorickshaw drivers

Mangalore : DK District in-charge Minister B Ramanatha Rai and Mangalore South MLA JR Lobo went out for a unique campaigning and appealed autorickshaw drivers to cast their precious votes for Congress candidate B Janardhana Poojary. Minister Rai inaugurated the campaign at the auto park near RTO and visited various autorickshaw stands in the city. […]

A petty shop near RTO Mangalore gutted

Monday, January 27th, 2014
Petty Shop

Mangalore : A petty shop near Mangalore Regional Transport Office(RTO) gutted on Monday, Jan 27th 12.45noon. It is learnt that, sweepers set fire on the dried leaves near to the shop. Apparently some cable wires were nearby the fire Hurled within no time and gutted the nearby petty shop. Shoes and Umbrellas repairs were done […]

20 acres earmarked in Mudipu for automated driving test track

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

Mangalore : An Automated Driving Test Track  and a Driving Training Institute is planned in a 20 acre land in Mudipu in the outskirts of Mangalore. The driving institute will come up adjacent to the automated track. The work is expected to begin in the next three month period. Presently, Bangalore has such a track […]

Bike rams against truck stopped by RTO personnel ; 1 killed, another injured

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
Bike rams

Mangalore: A bike rider lost his life and another critically injured when the bike rammed against a  truck which halted all of a sudden when RTO  personnel stopped the trailer for a checking near the KPT Junction on March 23. Though both the riders who were seriously injured were rushed to AJ Hospital, one of […]