Charmedi Ghat Road :Opened for Vehicle Movement

Friday, August 30th, 2019

Chikkamagaluru : Charmadi Ghat road, has been facing a temporary ban on vehicular movement due to landslides which had occurred at some of its hairpin bends and Chikkamagaluru DC has passed an order asking the debris to be cleared for the resumption of vehicular movement. Presently, light motor vehicles including cars, jeeps and bike have […]

Lorry carrying cattle overturned at Kalladka causing death of four cattle

Monday, August 29th, 2016

Bantwal: A lorry carrying cattle overturned at Kalladka causing death of four cattle’s on Sunday. Driver lost the control over the vehicle on the way. It is said that the cattle’s were being illegally transported in the vehicle and the driver was in a hurry to reach the destination, which has led to this mishap. […]

20 passengers hurt near Brahmavar in bus mishap

Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Udupi : Over 20 passengers of various vehicle were injured taken to Hospital nearby when a service bus stopped in the middle of the road near Brahmavar, to let some passengers to alight and in the process the buses coming from back side hit this bus in a chain thus 3 or 4 buses were […]

Cattle smuggling vehicle seized ; 2 arrested at Hattiangady

Saturday, July 20th, 2013

Kundapur : As many as 20 buffaloes which were being illegally transported in a lorry towards Kerala were seized near Hattiangady on July 20, Saturday. Two persons named Diwaker K Nair and Abdul Rashid from Kasargod have been arrested. The action followed a tip off  by an anonymous caller. The duo arrested revealed  that they […]

Cattle trafficking vehicle intercepted near Gurupur

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
Cattle Died

Mangalore : As many as 19 cows and calves which were being smuggled in a Mahindra pick-up vehicle were seized by the Mangalore rural police near Gurupura on July 10, Wednesday morning. The police who initially directed the pick-up vehicle with number plate to stop, grew suspicious as the vehicle failed to heed to their […]

Cattle transportation vehicle intercepted by Bhajrangdal near Peruvai ; tension as clashes erupt

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Bantwal :   There was tension in the air at Peruvai on the night of July 5, Friday when a Maruti Omni vehicle with cattle crammed inside it was stopped by Bhajrangdal activists near Peruvai. It is said the Bhajrangdal was informed about the cattle transportation  by one Chethan. It has been alleged that the cattle […]

Bike rider killed in accident near Basrur

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

Kundapur :  A bike rider lost his life in a hit and run case reported from Paankadakatte near Basrur on the morning of January 3, Thursday. The deceased is  Bhaskar Acharya (33), a resident of Hosangandi. He was a  carpenter by profession. Acharya was on ay to Basrur from Kandlur to purchase some building materials […]

Dusty BC Road-Dharmasthala road makes travel difficult

Thursday, December 6th, 2012
BC Road

Bantwal :  The BC Road-Dharmasthala stretch of the national Highway is in a horrible mess. People travelling through this road have to bear with the thick cloud of dust that emanates whenever a vehicle passes through and are forced to   close their eyes and nose. The main reason for this problem  is the act of […]

Lorry overturns at Katapady ; driver, cleaner escape with minor injuries

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Udupi : It was a miraculous escape for the driver and cleaner of a lorry at Tekkalthota in Katapady on NH 66 on November 29, Thursday. The two escaped with minor injuries even after the lorry overturned after the driver lost control over the vehicle. The lorry was laden with rice bags which were found […]

Beer tempo overturns at Indrali

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Udupi : It turned out tobe  beer day for the residents  in and around Indrali here on October 30, Tuesday  after a tempo carrying beer boxes overturned  following a tyre burst near the Sharada Kalyana Mantap in Indrali. It is learnt, the tempo had beer bottles worth over Rs 9 lakhs while beer bottles worth […]