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City cops invoke Goonda Act against dreaded criminal Choni

City cops invoke Goonda Act against dreaded criminal Choni

The Mangalore Police Commissioner Hithendra has invoked Goonda Act against notorious criminal Choni alias Poison Choni alias Keshav Poojari (24), a resident of near Someshwar Railway Station in Ullal.

Even arresting a thief has become difficult here, thanks to political interference!

Even arresting a thief has become difficult here, thanks to political interference!

It has been reliably gathered that some Congress men had used their political clout to pressurise the Suratkal police against arresting even a thief.

Suspended Kavoor SI to be posted at Suratkal station

Suspended Kavoor SI to be posted at Suratkal station

There is information that the suspended Kavoor SI Umesh Kumar will be posted to Suratkal station. It may be recalled here that Mangalore Police Commissioner R Hithendra had suspended Umesh Kumar in connection with a case of alleged assault on Bhajrangdal activist Sharan. The Hindu activists had staged several protests demanding the suspension of the SI.

AC Court orders acquisition of encroached Govt land in Ullal

AC Court orders acquisition of encroached Govt land in Ullal

The court of the Assistant Commissioner has ordered acquisition of the encroached government land in survey number 119 and 120 at Uliya Sampuguri in sixth ward of Ullal TMC.

Moral policing at Nantur Padavu ; Six taken into custody

Moral policing at Nantur Padavu ; Six taken into custody

A 20 year old woman and a 33 year old man of another community, both colleagues, were victims of moral policing near Nantur Padavu on October 27, Monday evening.

SI suspension issue : DK Minister Rai holds secret meet

SI suspension issue : DK Minister Rai holds secret meet

There is information that the District Minister, local MLAs, DC and Commissioner had held a closed door meeting at the Circuit House on October 24, Friday upon the return of the District Minister from China tour.

Rai unhappy over suspension of Kavoor SI

Rai unhappy over suspension of Kavoor SI

DK District in-charge Minister and State Minister for Forest and Ecology B Ramanatha Rai has expressed his displeasure over the suspension of Kavoor SI who has been charged with assaulting a Bhajrangdal activist named Charan. Rai has said that the suspension was uncalled for.

Jokatte residents request Bala GP to pass resolution against MRPL

Jokatte residents request Bala GP to pass resolution against MRPL

Residents of Jokatte who are facing problems due to the MRPL’s Coke and Sulphur units have written a letter to the Bala Gram Panchayat to pass a resolution against the plants and also to take action against them.

“Forcible” inter-faith marriage : Woman to be subject to medical test

“Forcible” inter-faith marriage : Woman to be subject to medical test

Mangalore Police Commissioner has informed that Vivita Sonia D’Souza, the young Christian woman from Eliyarapadavu who is now alleging that she was forced to have an inter-faith marriage by Bhajrangal activists, will be subject medical test.

Justice Saldanha accuses advocate Noronha of forging court document; writes to sessions judge

Justice Saldanha accuses advocate Noronha of forging court document; writes to sessions judge

Former High Court Judge Justice Michael F Saldanha who has hurled a serious allegation against city advocate MP Noronha by stating that he had created a fake divorce judgement document by forging the court seal and judge’s signature, has also addressed a letter to DK District Sessions Judge in this regard.

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