Offensive comment against Hindu gods, person arrested from Thokkottu

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

Mangaluru : After a derogatory comment on Hindu deity’s Ullal police have arrested a man from Thokkottu on the charges of circulating  it on social media. The accused identified as Swaliz Iqbal (45) was arrested on Saturday. The video of the derogatory comment had initially gone viral following which an audio clip of the same comment […]

Setting fire at Thokkottu beef stall ; one arrested

Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Mangaluru : Police have arrested one person in connection with the recent incident of setting afire a beef stall at Thokkottu, informed City Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar. The arrested person is Nagaraj (37), a resident of Thokkottu Olapete. City Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar on January 16, Saturday said, the accused who stayed at a […]

Beary Sahithya Academy to construct Bhavan at Thokkottu

Wednesday, December 16th, 2020
Beary Bhavan

Mangaluru : Karnataka Beary Sahithya Academy President Rahim Ucchil said that 0.25 acres of land worth Rs 3 crore near Thokkottu bus stand in Permannur village was sanctioned by the government for the construction of Beary Bhavan. The elected representatives and leaders of Beary-speaking communities will be invited to the foundation stone laying ceremony soon, he […]

Thokkottu : A newly married couple killed in road accident

Tuesday, October 27th, 2020
Thokkottu accodent

Mangaluru : In an accident between a heavy truck and bike killed a newly married couple at Thokkottu overbridge on Tuesday, October 27th. The deceased is identified as Priya Fernandes (25) and her husband Rayan Fernandes (30) residents of Bangera Lane in Ullal. It is said, the couple were residents of Bajal and had recently married and were staying at […]

Mangaluru: A person found dead on railway track next day of his release from jail

Wednesday, September 30th, 2020

Mangaluru: A man who had been jailed for two years in connection with the theft case was released on Monday morning has died in a train collision on Tuesday morning near the Thokkottu railway track. The deceased identified as Rajesh (48). Rajesh was jailed for two years in connection with the theft at Kavoor and Barke […]

Ullal police arrested two persons for illegall liquor transpiration

Saturday, September 12th, 2020

Mangaluru : Ullal police arrested two persons attempting to transport liquor illegally in a car from Thokkottu to Kerala and seized  225 litres of liquor contained in 26 boxes and the car used for the transpiration. The arrested persons identified as Rejin (23) and Dheeraj (21) from Bandyodu, Mangalpady. They accused were transporting liquor illegally in a Maruti […]

Youth attacked by group after filing death threat complaint

Monday, July 27th, 2020

Mangaluru: A group of assailants attempted to murder a hours after a 25-year-old youth filed a death threat complaint the police. The victim is identified as Rifayeez. The accused have been identified as Ullal residents Jaldi Irfan and Zulwan. Earlier on Saturday, July 25, Kadapur resident Shameer, Arfan and 6 others had allegedly threatened to kill Rifayeez […]

New flyover at Thokkottu named as ‘Rani Abbakka flyover’ in flex

Thursday, June 4th, 2020
Rani Abbakka

Mangaluru : After a banner of ‘Veer Savarkar flyover’ had appeared on Pumpwell flyover on Tuesday. A banner named ‘Rani Abbakka flyover’ has posted on Thokkottu flyover on Wednesday night. A similar graffiti with Bajrang Dal written across the sidewalls has also been observed. This action was reportedly acknowledged by the organisation on social media as well. […]

COVID-19 patient welcomed at Thokkottu after he discharged from hospital

Saturday, April 18th, 2020

Mangaluru : After compleating quarantine period the residents of Thokkottu welcomed a COVID-19 patient who was cured and discharged from hospital with a standing ovation. The man remained in quarantine after returning from Tablighi Jammat religious gathering at Nizamuddin in Delhi. He was tested positive for COVID-19 on April 4 and was shifted to Wenlock Hospital […]

Class10th student dies of dengue at Thokkottu

Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Ullal: A student at Father Muller’s hospital here on Tuesday, March 31. The deceased has been identified as Steneeta D’Souza (15), a resident of Thokkottu. he was studying in 10th standard at St Sebastian English Medium school of Thokkottu. Steneeta daughter of a physical trainer at Keenya Meenadi government school near Mangaluru. Her mother works […]