Wenlock Hospital doctor held for sexually harassing a minor girl

Tuesday, July 12th, 2022

Mangaluru : A doctor serving at the district Wenlock Hospital here on contract basis was arrested on Monday on charges of sexually harassing a minor girl and also threatening her. The arrested is Dr Anush Naik, 35. In a police complaint, the survivor’s mother said her daughter met the accused at a government hospital last […]

Assault on policemen, 3 arrested

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022
police Assault

Mangaluru : The Urwa police arrested three persons who had allegedly assaulted the policemen who were patrolling at Chilimbigudde in the night. The police personnel suffered injuries and are undergoing treatment at Wenlock Hospital in Mangaluru. The injured policemen are Venkatesh and Dhananjay. According to the police, the arrested are Durgesh, Prajwith and Rakshith all […]

Covid vaccination drive for 12-14 age group begins

Wednesday, March 16th, 2022

Mangaluru :  The Ayush Department of Wenlock Hospital started Covid vaccination drive for children in the age group of 12 to 14  on March 16, Wednesday. Children of this age group are administered Corbevax vaccines. Dakshina Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr K V Rajendra, ZP CEO Kumar, Health officials were present.

Assault case accused attempts to kill himself by hanging

Monday, November 8th, 2021

Mangaluru : An accused in District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) center assault case attempted to end his life at Wenlock hospital on Monday November 8. Naveen (31) is the accused who tried to end his life. He tried to kill himself by hanging himself to the window using a bed sheet. He is […]

Four more dialysis machines donated to Wenlock Hospital

Tuesday, July 6th, 2021

Mangaluru : The Government Wenlock Hospital here has helped more people access the free dialysis facility in addition of four dialysis machines . The centre had eight dialysis machines and four more machines were donated between February and June this year. With this, the centre has been catering to an average of 60 persons per day since […]

Dakshina Kannada district reported 27 black fungus cases and 18 fatalities

Friday, June 25th, 2021
black fongus

Mangaluru : As many as 27 people with black fungus are reportedly being treated at different hospitals in Dakshina Kannada district. Out of the 27 patients, 21 are being treated in District Wenlock hospital and others in private hospitals. The active cases, eight are from DK and 19 from other districts. As many as 35 […]

First phase vaccination for aged between 18 and 44 age commences

Tuesday, May 11th, 2021

Mangaluru : Vaccination for those aged between 18 and 44 will be available at all major government hospitals and medical colleges from May 10. In the first phase vaccination for this age group is being provided at Wenlock Hospital and four taluk hospitals in the district. Those who have registered online and have received appointment […]

Covid vaccination drive stopped for two days in DK

Friday, May 7th, 2021

Mangaluru : The vaccination camps to be stopped at the district Wenlock Hospital, urban primary health centres, primary health centres, community health centres and taluk hospitals for two days. As Covid vaccine stocks are exhausted in Dakshina Kannada district, the vaccination drive has been halted. The District Health and Family Welfare Officer has issued a […]

Corona cases : Dakshina Kannada 564, Udupi 319 positive cases

Sunday, April 25th, 2021

Mangaluru : Dakshina Kannada district reported 564 Covid-19 cases on Sunday. With the district reporting the highest single-day spike, the total number of active cases increased to 3,975. Meanwhile, the district also reported one Covid-19 fatality taking the death toll to 748. The district had recorded 517 fresh cases of Covid-19 on Saturday. District in-charge […]

Two under trial inmates injured in a clash at Mangaluru jail

Sunday, April 25th, 2021
jail clash

Mangaluru : A robbery-accused assaulted two under trial inmates in the premises of the Mangaluru jail on Sunday morning. The sources said, fight erupted during the breakfast. The injured were rushed to the district Wenlock Hospital. A robbery-accused undertrial identified as Sameer allegedly assaulted the inmates named Ansar and Zainuddin using kitchen utensils. City police commissioner Shashi […]