Various trade unions stage protest against Union Government Anti-National Policies

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022

Mangaluru : All India protest call given by various trade unions, members of the trade unions took out a protest march and staged a protest in the city on March 29, Tuesday. Addressing the protestors, CITU District General Secretary Sunil Kumar Bajal, alleged that the Narendra Modi government which came to power giving false assurances, […]

Auto Rickshaw Drivers protest in front the Deputy Commissioner’s office

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Mangaluru : The Federation of Karnataka Auto rickshaw Drivers Union staged a protest in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s office here on Tuesday to oppose the recent amendments to the Motor Vehicles Act. The union affiliated to the Centre of Indian Trade Unions said that the Act was anti-people. Addressing a gathering, Sunil Kumar Bajal, […]

School Vehicle Operators’ Association withdrawn strike

Saturday, July 13th, 2019
Sunil Bajal

Mangaluru : The Dakshina Kannada School Vehicle Operators’ Association which had resorted to an indefinite strike opposing, what it called, police harassment to its drivers called off the stir on Friday. According to the association, private school vans and other vehicles will operate from Saturday. It ended the stir reportedly following an assurance by D. […]

Para medical students of Wenlock stages a protest in front of DC Office

Wednesday, November 21st, 2018

Mangaluru: Para medical students of Wenlock staged a protest in front of the Deputy Commissioner’s Office on November 11, Wednesday demanding appointment of instructors and to commence classes as per the curriculum at the earliest. Addressing the protestors, SFI District President urged the intervention of the Deputy Commissioner to solve the problems of the para […]

Left in the dust by Congress-BJP battle in Mangaluru City South

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Mangaluru: About six decades ago, the political fight in Mangaluru City South Assembly constituency (the erstwhile Mangalore I) was between the Congress and the left-wing Communist Party of India (CPI). Today, the battle is between the Congress and the right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The CPI was the runner-up in the 1957 and 1962 elections […]

DYFI stage protest demanding to set up Govt.Medical College in every district

Monday, December 4th, 2017
dyfi protest

Mangaluru : The Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) here staged a protest demanding suitable measures to regulate private hospitals in front of the DC office on Thursday The protest also was in support of setting up a government medical college in the district. Sunil Kumar Bajal, leader DYFI said that the private hospitals are very expensive […]

Street Vendors Association staged protest demanding ID cards to the vendors

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

Mangaluru: Street Vendors Association staged protest against the oppression of Mangaluru City Corporation and demanded to provide identity cards to the vendors. Addressing the gathering association Honorary President Sunil Kumar Bajal said that the state and Central governments are hindering the process of implementing street vendors’ bill. “It has been nine months since the meeting […]

Safe transport of children: drivers condemn police action

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016

Mangaluru : Drivers of school vans and cabs on Tuesday took part in a march against the police booking cases for not following norms related to safe transport of children. As many as 600 drivers and other operators of vehicles transporting children to school marched from Mini Vidhana Soudha to Hamilton Circle. Addressing the protestors, […]

CPI(M) demands amenities at private bus stand

Saturday, December 12th, 2015

Mangaluru : Members of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) held a demonstration at the State Bank private bus stand demanding basic amenities for passengers, even as they demanded the authorities to account for the fund collected for improvement of the bus stand. Addressing the members here on Thursday, CPI (M) Mangaluru South Secretary Sunil […]

CPI(M) stages protest against city corporation administration

Tuesday, September 15th, 2015
cpim mcc protest

Mangaluru : Members of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) staged a protest outside the Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) on Monday to pressure the ruling Congress to address basic issues in the city. Earlier, the party activists took out processions to the corporation office at Lalbagh from Kankanady, Nanthoor, Urwa Stores and State Bank of […]