New Mularapatna bridge opens for vehicular movement

Friday, November 12th, 2021
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Bantwal  : The new Mularapatna bridge connecting Mangaluru and Bantwal taluks was opened for traffic on November 12, Friday in the presence of several local dignitaries and elected representatives. Bantwal MLA Rajesh Naik, Mangaluru North MLA Dr Bharath Shetty Y, Bridge construction company Kavoor Mugrody Constructions owner Sudhaker Shetty Mugrody and several others were present. […]

Lakshmi Ganesh Transferred to Bengaluru, Vinay Gaonkar New DCP of Crime and Traffic

Saturday, August 8th, 2020
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Mangaluru : DCP Laxmi Ganesh from Mangaluru Police Commissionerate limits has been transferred to Bengaluru. He has been replaced by Vinay Gaonkar as the new DCP of Crime and Traffic to the Mangalore commissionerate. . On August 7, the state government has issued an order and appointed Vinay Gaonkar as the new DCP crime and traffic for […]

Mangaluru : Allow vehicular traffic without toll; BJP protest at Talapady tollgate

Wednesday, January 1st, 2020
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Mangaluru : A day after Dakshina Kannada MP Nalin Kumar Kateel asked Navayuga company officials to stop collecting toll till completion of Pumpwell flyover, a peaceful protest was staged at Talapady tollgate here on Wednesday, January 1. Mangaluru South MLA Vedavayas Kamath and other BJP party workers sat near the toll gate demanding that vehicles […]

Bengaluru : Police to pay special attention to CBD junctions : Commissioner Bhaskar Rao

Friday, September 6th, 2019
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Bengaluru : The Bengaluru Traffic Police on Thursday said that special attention will be given to junctions at Central Business District, where traffic snarls and motorists violating road rules, have become the norm. “All junctions coming under CBD areas will have policemen round the clock,” said City Police Commissioner Bhaskar Rao at a press conference […]

Landslide – Traffic at Charmadi Ghat banned for two days

Wednesday, August 7th, 2019
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Belthangady: Havey rain  witnessed landslides at various places at Charmadi Ghat since the last two days. Hence, as a precautionary measure, the Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil has ordered the prohibition of traffic on the ghat for two days. Following the landslide and uprooted trees lying across the ghat road at different locations, commuters were stuck in […]

Huge tree falls on Charmadi Ghat road, Traffic comes to halt

Tuesday, August 6th, 2019
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Mangaluru : A tree uprooted on the seventh bend of the Charmadi Ghat on Tuesday due to heavy rains, August 6 leading to disruption in vehicular traffic. Vehicles were seen queued up on both sides of the road. Social worker Charmady Hasanabba and locals started work of clearing the road to facilitate the movement of vehicles. […]

No permanent buildings for five police stations in Mangaluru

Friday, October 26th, 2018
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Mangaluru: There are 21 police stations within Mangaluru Police Commissionerate limits of which, five police stations do not have their own building and are functioning from rented out buildings. What is unique is that of the five police stations, two do not have their own parking space; hence the police vehicles and the various other […]

Shiradi Ghat set for closure from Oct 15 for second phase of repairs

Thursday, October 6th, 2016
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Puttur: Shiradi Ghat is set to be closed to traffic from October 15 to facilitate the second phase of concreting the road; sources say that the work is expected to be completed by June next year. The repairs will be taken up by GVR Infrastructure and the company has already stocked up materials; the second […]

Ramanath Rai laid foundation stone for several projects in city

Monday, July 25th, 2016
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Mangaluru: Foundation stone was laid for several developmental projects by District In-Charge Minister B Ramanath Rai on Sunday. Addressing the press meet at Circuit House, Mangaluru Ramanath Rai said that a new dining hall will be constructed at Town Hall at the cost of Rs 99.85 lakh under 13the Finance Commission. “A fully equipped market […]

Mangaluru to get German policing and traffic management model

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016

Bengaluru: Home Minister G Parameshwara said that Mangaluru, Bengaluru and other prominent cities of Karnataka are likely to get German model of policing and traffic management very soon. Addressing the reporters, he said that the latest technology for traffic management is used in Germany’s Bavaria. Plans are going on to adopt same type of model […]