Trafic diversion in Udupi-Manipal road as work in progress
Udupi: A new notification was issued by the deputy commissioner of the district that they would be making temporary changes to the traffic movement as the road work has to be done on the national highway stretch that lay between Kadiyali and Manipal.
Udupi district administration bans protest meets at Chittaranjan Circle
Udupi: The district administration has henceforth banned holding of protests, meetings and other celebrations at the Chittaranjan Circle. The decision was taken during a meeting held by the district Deputy Commissioner (DC) Priyanka Mary Francis at the DC court in Manipal near here.
Udupi delegation meets union environment minister on sand issue
Udupi: In a continuation to the sand shortage saga that has been plaguing the Udupi district, a delegation of the people's representatives from the said area, met with Union Minister for Forests and Environment, Dr. Harshvardhan on Wednesday, November 14 to discuss the issues.
Byndoor Police constable dies in tragic road accident
Udupi: A police constable belonging to the Byndoor Police station died on the spot in a tragic accident at Kambadakone, NH-66 after his bike hit a truck parked on the highway, during the early hours of Thursday, November 15.
Transgenders seek better jobs, housing in district
Udupi: The transgender community recently got its voting rights, but a lot needs to be done to bring this sexuality minority group into the mainstream. The Asare Sumudaya Samsthe and Sangama organisation, which have been working for the cause of the transgenders, has demanded better opportunities for the transgenders.
Child crushed to death in road accident
Udupi: In a tragic accident that took place in Katpady, a 5-year-old girl was crushed to her death by a Tata Sumo MUV on November 10. The deceased has been identified as Afiya Banu.
Woman cheated of Rs 9 Lakh in the name of child adoption
Kaup: A woman identified as Haseena who had previously approached some people with an intention of adopting a girl was cheated of atleast Rs 9 Lakh. On questioning she was identified to be from Uchila Muloor. She stated that she got the information on the internet saying that a girl from England was up for adoption as per the law of the land.
CM HDK has condemned Tipu Jayanti celebrations: Kota
Udupi: “The celebration of Tipu Jayanti in the state is a complete failure and Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has indirectly condemned the same. I congratulate him and H D Deve Gowda”, said MLC Kota Srinivas Poojary, here, on Saturday, November 10.
Goa's ban on outstation fish hits coastal Karnataka
Udupi: Since the past week, the Karnataka coastal districts' fish industry has taken a hit, following Goa's decision to restrict the import of fish from other states. This decision comes after the formalin controversy that rocked the fish industry recently.