Defaming Koragajja at wedding ceremony : complaint registered

Saturday, January 8th, 2022

Mangaluru : The Vitla police on Friday booked a case for allegedly defaming Koragajja, in a wedding ceremony at the residence of Aziz in Salethur, Kolnadu village, Bantwal taluk on Thursday. Umarulla Bashit of Uppala in Kerala and others booked for the act. It is said, Bashit was the bridegroom at a wedding ceremony at the residence of […]

Bantwal : Newly-married lady goes missing

Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Bantwal : A newly-married woman disappeared all of a sudden and a case in this connection has been filed at Vitla police station in the taluk on Tuesday August 27. Apparently, the lady has left behind a letter expressing her disinclination to live with her husband. The missing woman is identified as who went away […]

Police arrest two persons connection to Mary Statue removal case

Saturday, September 29th, 2018
vitla statue

Mangaluru : Vitla police arrested two persons in connection to Kuntrakala Mary Statue removal from the government land on September 28. The arrested persons identified as Jayaram Naik (37), Monappa Naik (48) residents of Kolnadu in Bantwal taluk. The arrested produced before ACJ and JMFC court in Bantwal and The court ordered judicial custody to the accused till October 12. […]

Bantwal: Police Arrest Five Accused in Honey Trap, Robbery Case

Friday, October 27th, 2017
robbery case

Mangaluru: Vitla police arrested five and seized properties including cash of Rs 7.5 lakh, eight gram gold jewelry, 2 cars, six cell phones and passports inconnection with recent alleged honey trap and assault case reported at Vitla police station area limits. The police arrested five at Mani in Bantwal taluk on Thursday. The accused indentified […]

Vitla police arrest accused in arecanut theft case

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

Mangaluru : The Vitla police have arrested six persons, who are allegedly involved in a number of cases of theft of arecanut from houses. The accused were also involved in the theft of cattle and motorcycles, the police said. The police gave the names of the accused as Bareek (32) of Manjeshwar in Kerala; Bashir […]

Man sentenced to life for Killing mother

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015
Dombayya Poojary

Mangaluru : Principal District and Sessions Court on Tuesday sentenced a 53-year-old man from Vitla to life on finding him guilty of murdering his mother in their house two years ago. Dombayya Poojary (53) was arrested by the Vitla police on the charge of murdering his mother, Sankamma (76) at their house in Kundadka village […]

Vitla : School union elections, students stone pelting, 1 student injured

Monday, June 29th, 2015
Vitla Student

Vitla : After a PU student was injured following union elections on Saturday, the Vitla police registered a case against the incident at Vitla on June 27. According to the police, II PU student Yogish was elected general secretary. Yogish and his friends came out of the campus and started celebration. Another group objected to […]

Journalist Prasad assaulted by Muslims for assisting a local woman

Thursday, November 28th, 2013

Bantwal : A group of 40Muslim youth attackers in town on Wednesday Nov.27, attacked and assaulted a local journalist of evening daily V T Prasad in broad daylight  when he was supposed to have helped a poor Muslim woman, Aleema to build her cottage which was in bad shape, with contributions from his friends. A […]

Anwar cheats local people for Rs1.40 crores, arrested for fraud

Saturday, March 31st, 2012
Anwar JRG Sequrities

Bantwal: A cheat was caught by Vitla Police on Friday, March 30 for duping investors, by running a share brokerage agency that was closed in February last. M. Anwar(28), the absconding share broker of JRG Solutions, claimed that he had sustained huge losses in business, had collected Rs1.40 crore from several people in the locality, […]

Woman attempts suicide and throws 3 kids in to a pond: baby dead, 3 survive

Monday, August 29th, 2011
sucide attempt

Bantwal: A 28-vear old Muslim mother attempted suicide after pushing her 3 kids into a pond in Kolnadu village near here on Sunday, killing a 45-day old infant instantly. Zunainabi is the killer woman, wife of Zubain. Two daughters who survived are Zahira(4) and Junaina(3). The infant was called Junaifa. The unsuccessfull suicide-attempting woman deserves […]