Thokkottu and Pumpwell flyover work delay…Protest by T.R.V!

Saturday, July 7th, 2018

Mangaluru: Condemning the delay in the completion of the flyover works at Thokkottu and Pumpwell, the Tulunada Rakshana Vedike staged a protest near the Pumpwell Circle on Saturday July 7th. President of the Vedike, Yogish Shetty Jeppu, spoke at the occasion and said that the works taken up by Navayug Company in 2010 have not […]

City bypass to run along existing Mulki-Thokkottu alignment

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Mangaluru: The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has finalised the feasibility study and tentative alignment for the proposed 77-km four-lane Mangaluru City bypass between Mulki and Thokkottu via Kinnigoli, Kateel, Bajpe, Kaikamba, B.C. Road, Melkar and Mudipu. Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel told reporters during a presentation on the project that the consultants, […]

Man Found Dead on Railway Track in Thokkottu

Monday, November 13th, 2017

Mangaluru: Puttur resident, Damodar (40) has been found dead on railway track at Thokkottu near Mangaluru city on Monday. The deceased was a resident of Samethadka in Puttur and son of Jogi Moolya. The deceased was identified by an identity card recovered by the police from the dead body. According to the sources, the man […]

Youth arrested for growing cannabis near Thokkottu

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017
Youth arrested for growing cannabis near Thokkottu

Mangaluru : A youth was arrested for growing cannabis at his home in two flower pots, in Pandith House, on Wednesday. The arrested youth has been identified as Joshua D’Souza, 18, a college student. Police said that acting on a tip-off, they raided house premises of accused and found that cannabis plants are grown in […]

Locals Stage Protests after Road Accident Claims Life of Youth in Thokkottu

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Mangaluru: Locals staged protests on national highway here in Thokkottu on Saturday evening following a road accident which killed one youth while injured another seriously. The locals registered their anger over poor condition of the roads in the locality which directly caused for number of road mishaps earlier. A youth lost his life while another […]

Unidentified Aged Woman Dies after being Hit by Train in Thokkottu

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Mangaluru: An aged woman died after she was hit by a train at Thokkottu near Mangaluru on November 1. The dead body of unidentified deceased found near Thokkottu over bridge and her age is very likely to stand between 60 and 70. It is believed that she might have hit by the train when she […]

KTM Organises Bike Stunt Show in Thokkottu

Monday, October 23rd, 2017
bike stunt

Mangaluru: KTM, a racing legend, conducted breath-taking KTM bike stunt show at Thokkottu near Mangaluru city on Saturday. The professional stunt team demonstrated breath-taking stunts on KTM Duke Bikes. Amit Nandi, President- Probiking, Bajaj Auto Ltd speaking on the stunts said, “The KTM brand is known for its high performance racing bikes and we always […]

Railway underbridge may not be operational for now

Monday, October 16th, 2017

Mangaluru: The wait for residents of South Mangaluru to have an unhindered commute towards Thokkottu and Kerala is likely to get longer as the approach road to National Highway 66 from the Jeppu-Kudpady railway underbridge, on which work has been completed, is mired in controversies. The underbridge is located on Kannur-Mangaluru-Mumbai railway line where the […]

Bike Rider with Ganja Packets Dies after Strange Road Accident in Thokkottu

Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Bike Accident

Mangaluru: A youth carrying ganja in his two-wheeler has lost his life in a stage road incident reported at Thokkottu junction on Thursday morning. The deceased has been identified as Saleem (30), a resident of KC Road. The bike rider was following a truck which was plying from Mangaluru to Kerala when the accident took […]

BJP held protest against Amnesty issue at Thokkottu

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
BJp Thokkottu protest

Mangaluru: Mangaluru constituency BJP President Santhosh Kumar Rai alleged that anti-national activities are taking place in state Home Minister Dr G Parameshwar’s college. He was addressing the protestors at a protest held against anti-India slogans shouted at Amnesty International, at Thokkottu, Mangaluru on Wednesday. “Congress party people are alleging that ‘Tiranga Yatra’ is a political […]