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Petrol bomb detection case still a mystery

Petrol bomb detection case still a mystery

The case of detection of eight petrol bombs and two machetes at the basement of a mobile tower at Ganjimutt in Bajpe Police Station limits, is still shrouded in mystery with the police unable to make any headway in the investigations into the case so far. On March 31, Tuesday, a forensic team even visited the spot and conducted investigation.

Mulki police firing case: Premanand, Dinesh Amin families get Rs 5 lakh compensation

Mulki police firing case: Premanand, Dinesh Amin families get Rs 5 lakh compensation

The National Human Rights Commission has confirmed that the state government has provided a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the family of Premananda and Dinesh Amin who were killed in police firing during a procession that was held following the murder of BJP leader Sukhananda Shetty.

Nagarika Samithi dead against toll plaza construction near NIT-K

Nagarika Samithi dead against toll plaza construction near NIT-K

The Nagarika Samithi has criticised the National Highway Authority of India for trying

to go ahead with the Toll Plaza construction near NIT-K at Suratkal even before the construction of

the service road was complete.

Villagers protest against CID for failure to make thorough probe into Rajesh Poojary murder case

Villagers protest against CID for failure to make thorough probe into  Rajesh Poojary murder case

Villagers protest against CID for failure to make thorough probe into Rajesh Poojary murder case

Kadri’s lady ASI suspended for delay in accepting complaint

Kadri’s lady ASI suspended for delay in accepting complaint

City Police Commissioner S Murugan has suspended ASI Kamala of Kadri Police Station for causing delay in registering a complaint with regard to the alleged case of kidnap and looting of a 22 year old nun who is a physiotherapy student in a city college.

Anti-social elements will be dealt with iron hand, assures Police Commissioner

Anti-social elements will be dealt with iron hand, assures Police Commissioner

Mangaluru Police Commissioner S Murugan has assured to deal anti-social elements with an iron hand.
Speaking to media men with regard to the moral policing by some activists who prevented students of Mudipu College from going on a tour, the Commissioner said the Police Department will continue its efforts to avert such incidents.

Wenlock Mortuary to have 2 more cold storage units

Wenlock Mortuary to have 2 more cold storage units

The Government Wenlock Hospital in the city will soon have two more cold storage units at its mortuary. The additional cold storage units can accommodate eight bodies. The tender process for the setting up of cold storage units is currently underway.

Swine Flu claims 2 more lives

Swine Flu claims 2 more lives

The deadly H1N1 virus has claimed two more lives in the city. If a 62 year old man from Tenka Edapadavu who was undergoing treatment at a private hospital at Attavar died on March 11, Wednesday night, another woman from Pavoor Kamblapadavu who was also undergoing treatment at a hospital at Kadri Road had died a week ago.

Farmer Gregory Patrao’s house, land finally vacated

Farmer Gregory Patrao’s house, land finally vacated

The over five year long legal battle by farmer Gregory Patrao alleging that his land as well as house was being encroached for the Special Economic Zone, has proved a futile exercise.

Jokatte students stage protest demanding closure of coke plant

Jokatte students stage protest demanding closure of coke plant

Hundreds of students of the Anjuman English Medium School and Government Aided Higher Primary Kannada Medium School of Jokatte took out a procession from their schools and staged a protest in front of the MRPL Coke unit demanding the closure of the plant and save their schools. Even the parents and teachers actively supported the protest of the students.

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