Out of hundreds of multi storied buildings that have sprung up in the city only one building has been reported to have obtained the clearance from the department of fire and emergency services!
Operations in both the units of MRPL operating in Kuttettur Bala near Suratkal have come to a grinding halt reportedly due to the damages caused by the electric short circuit in one of the units.
An aggrieved family from Udupi has lodged a complaint with the Udupi District Superintendent of Police against a few persons including the relatives of State Finance Commission Chairman AG Kodgi, who have been charged with illegal encroachment of an agricultural land.
The state government has given its green signal for the establishment of a Police Board in order to put a brake to the political interference in matters pertaining to the transfer of police officials of the rank of DySP and below.
MANGALORE : With foundation for the Rs 1000 crore Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves Ltd ‘s crude oil storage project laid recently at Kalavarpadavu, questions are being raised with regard to the safety of this gigantic project. The 1.5 MMT capacity project will be implemented in an 83 acre area in Kalavar Padavu in Bala gram panchayat limits. The crude oil reserves would be stored in underground rock caverns and the project is likely to be completed in the year 2012.