Nethravathi (Ullal Bridge) collapses on one side

Friday, June 10th, 2011
bridge collapse

Managalore: The mighty Nethravathi Bridge near Ullal has fallen on its left side, with workers now trying to support it from complete collapse, by help from sand bags. The bridge broke allegedly due to the dredging work going on at Ullal, as part of the construction of a new bridge over Nethravathi River. There is […]

MLA UT Khader urges temporary measures to prevent sea erosion

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
sea erosion

Mangalore: Visiting the sea erosion prone areas in Ullal on May 30, Monday, MLA UT Khader demanded the state government to implement temporary measures to prevent sea erosion at Ullal coast immediately. He visited the spot accompanied by the team of officials from District administration. He also informed that the team had earlier visited Hilary […]

Regular Monsoon Devastates Riverside Areas In Mangalore Taluk

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010
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Mangalore : First it was Ullal as usual, that fell a prey to seasonal torrential rains with boisterous sea waves beating on the backs of fishermen’s houses and eroding the roads and soil on which trees and poor dwellings stand. Then in 15 days’ time it is Netravathi river that is swelling around Bantwal and […]

Coastal Guard Vessel rescues fishermen.

Sunday, June 20th, 2010
A fishing vessel Al - Azmath caught in a storm on the boisterous sea

14.06.10 Mangalore : A rescue act was conducted by the Coastal Guards and Fisheries department on Sunday to save a fishing vessel Al – Azmath caught in a storm on the boisterous sea waves in Ullal. The Vessel had sent a distress call to CG (K), who kept a night long vigil over the harrowed […]