Landslide : Vehicular movement banned on Agumbe Ghat till July 12

Monday, July 11th, 2022
Agumbe Ghat

Mangaluru : Shivamogga district administration has stopped movement of vehicles in Agumbe Ghat that connects Shivamogga and Udupi districts until 8 a.m. on July 12, due to a landslide in the ghat stretch of NH-169A. From July 12 onwards only light vehicles will be allowed on the stretch till the end of this month. Deputy […]

Need to monitor the social media contents effectively – Alok Kumar

Friday, May 27th, 2022
Alok Kumar

Mangaluru : ADGP (Law and Order) Alok Kumar said that the beat system should be implemented effectively in Dakshina Kannada and Western Range comprising DK, Udupi, Chikkamagaluru and Shivamogga. He was speaking after inspecting the parade by the police personnel at the CAR ground in Mangaluru on Friday. He called upon the Commissioner of Police […]

Six arrested, Sec 144 extended till Friday morning in Shivamogga

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2022

Shimoga : A total of six people have been arrested and 12 are being questioned by the state police in connection with Bajrang Dal activist Harsha murder case, said BM Laxmi Prasad, Superintendent of police, Shivamogga on Tuesday. “The six accused arrested in the case are Mohammed Kashif, Sayed Nadeem, Afsifullah Khan, Rehan Sharef, Nihan […]

Engineer commits suicide by jumping Nandini River at Pavanje

Wednesday, February 16th, 2022

Mangaluru : A man commits suicide by jumping into the Nandini River at Pavanje bridge near here on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Suchendra Kumar (39), a resident of Shivamogga. he worked as an engineer. Suchendra went missing after leaving his wife’s parental home in Chelyar in the morning on Monday. At around 12 […]

Police detained four persons in connection to moral policing in bus

Saturday, December 11th, 2021

Mangaluru : Police detained four persons in connection to a moral policing case on Saturday December 11. The arrested are identified as Prakash, Ranjith, Raghavendra and Pawan. Two among them are said to be the driver and conductor of the bus the couple was travelling in.  The moral policing incident took place on Friday December […]

Illegal cattle transportation increased in BJP-rule

Tuesday, December 7th, 2021

Mangaluru : MLA U T Khader said that the recent incident of assault on those who tried to prevent illegal transportation of cattle in Shivamogga and video of Home Minister Araga Jnanendra slamming the police for being corrupt has proved that cattle theft and illegal transportation of cattle has increased during the BJP-rule in Karnataka. Whether Karnataka Prevention of Cow Slaughter and Preservation of Cattle Act, 2020 was introduced just for publicity? he sought […]

Red alert on coastal districts and Malnad region from July 11 to 13

Saturday, July 10th, 2021
Mangalore Rain

Mangaluru : The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has put coastal districts and Malnad region on red alert from July 11 to 13. Seven districts – Uttara Kannada, Udupi, Dakshina Kannada, Shivamogga, Kodagu, Hassan and Chikkamagaluru – are very likely to record heavy rainfall for three days starting Sunday. The coastal districts are likely to receive heavy showers […]

Farmers protesting against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit arrested in Shivamogga

Thursday, January 2nd, 2020

Shivamogga : As many as 25 farmers associated with Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) who were heading towards Tumakuru to stage a protest during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit were taken into custody by the police at railway terminal in the city on Thursday morning. Alleging that the Modi led government in the Centre had […]

Muslim women join anti-CAA stir in Shivamogga and Kalaburagi

Friday, December 27th, 2019

Shivamogga : Anti-CAA protests refused to die down in Karnataka with hundreds of Muslim women taking the center-stage on Thursday holding protests here and at Shivamogga and Kalaburagi. The women staged a protest at Eidgah Grounds in Shivamogga holding the national flag, banners and placards declaring their opposition to CAA (Citizenship Amendment Act) and NRC […]

KS Eshwarappa has been appointed as the Minister in charge of Shivamogga District

Saturday, August 31st, 2019

Shivamogga: Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa on Saturday appointed senior BJP leader KS Eshwarappa as Shivamogga district in-charge minister. Eshwarappa who was sworn in as a minister into the Karnataka Cabinet on August 20 holds the portfolio of Rural Development and Panchayat Raj.