8 police men suspended for beating to death a Mentally challenged man

Sunday, June 13th, 2021
Roy D Souza

Madikeri : A 50-year-old mentally unstable man was beaten to death, allegedly by policemen, for violating lockdown norms last week, following which eight of them have been suspended, a senior police officer said on Sunday. The policemen were booked on a complaint by the man’s brother Robin D’Souza, based on which a case was registered […]

Virajpet : Illegal lottery business; Four arrested

Friday, October 4th, 2019

Madikeri : Four persons have been arrested for conducting gambling within Virajpet limits based on lottery from Kerala. The arrested are identified as K M Rasheed, Vinod, Samsuddin and M M Moidu. Although, sale of lottery is banned in Karnataka state, illegal sale of lottery tickets from Kerala used to take place at some places […]

2 killed in car-lorry collision near Sullia

Monday, May 2nd, 2016
Sullia Accident

Mangaluru : A car and a lorry collided near Sullia on Monday, resulting in the death of two of the four persons travelling in the car. The car passengers were on their way from Kadanga in Virajpet of Kodagu district to Mangaluru to get treatment in a hospital. The accident occurred at Gunadka on the […]