Archive for the Category ‘Crime/Mishaps’

Suspicious death of prisoner in lock-up of Manipal police station

Suspicious death of prisoner in lock-up of Manipal police station

A man of Uttar Pradesh origin who was arrested on charges of abetting the suicide of his wife, has died under suspicious circumstances in the lock-up of Manipal police station.

2 persons including a woman booked for blackmailing businessman

2 persons including a woman booked for blackmailing  businessman

The Sampya Rural Police have registered cases against two persons including a woman on the charges of blackmailing a businessman and his family by sending an obscene video relating to him on Whatsapp and demanding Rs 10 lakh cash from him.

GP Vice President booked for attempting to molest college girl

GP Vice President booked for attempting to molest college girl

A complaint has been lodged with Shankernarayana Police against the Vice President of the Yedamoge Gram Panchayat on the charges of trying to molest a college girl on the pretext of giving her a lift while she was waiting for bus to go home from college.

Vittal Police accused of illegally detaining diabetic person

Vittal Police accused of illegally detaining diabetic person

An incident wherein the Vittal police took custody of an accused in an assault case who was in hospital for treatment of diabetes and then illegally detained him at the police station for 24 hours without even producing him before the magistrate, has been reported from the town.

Auto driver stripped, assaulted for trying to molest young woman

Auto driver stripped, assaulted for trying to molest young woman

An autorickshaw driver who has been accused of trying to molest a young woman, was allegedly stripped, tied to an electric pole and beaten up by the woman’s relatives in the town.

Madarasa teacher abducted, assaulted over Whatsapp message

Madarasa teacher abducted, assaulted over Whatsapp message

A group which abducted a Madarasa teacher who is also a Musliyar at Madavu later assaulted him after accusing him of sending abusive messages on Whatsapp.

Woman dies after childbirth; family blames medical negligence for death

Woman dies after childbirth; family blames  medical negligence for death

Family members and relatives of a woman who died on April 24, Friday, hardly a week after giving birth to a child, staged a protest outside the Adarsha Hospital near the KSRTC bus stand in the town blaming medical negligence for the cause of the death of the woman. The protestors also lodged a complaint with Udupi SP Annamalai who rushed to the spot on gathering information.

Shameful act of govt school teacher

Shameful act of govt school teacher

In a shocking case, a teacher who ought to be a role model to his students through his words and deeds was found tottering and lying on the ground in front of a school at Kumbra.
It has been gathered that he is a teacher of the Government School in Nettanigemudnur village and had consumed liquor to his full. The very same teacher was once earlier suspended for a similar act after he was found lying on the floor.

Man arrested for harassing caste census enumerators

Man arrested for harassing caste census enumerators

The Moodbidri police have arrested a person from Kotebagilu Shantinagara on the charges of harassing a census surveyor by coming in the way of her performing her duty.

Drunk son attacks mother; commits suicide

Drunk son attacks mother; commits suicide

In a shocking case reported from Kodlady village here, a middle-aged man who grievously attacked his mother under the influence of alcohol later committed suicide by consuming poison on April 13, Monday night. The deceased has been identified as Kushala Shetty (52), while his seriously injured mother Muttamma Shetty (75) has been hospitalised.

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