Karnataka Landslides Claim Lives Of 6 In Dakshina Kannada & Uttara Kannada
A Karnataka police official stated that six persons have lost their lives due to landslides in Uttara Kannada and Dakshina Kannada districts. In Uttara Kannada district, four members of a family were killed after a hill collapsed on their house. In another heart-wrenching incident in Dakshina Kannada, a hill collapsed on a house, killing two sisters, whose mortal remains were found holding hands together.
Tags: Karnataka, Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Landslides, Bangalore
Courtesy: Press Trust Of India
Section 144 Extended Till Aug 6 In Karnataka's Mangalore Following Brutal Murders
In Karnataka's Mangaluru, Section 144 has been extended till August 6. Other restrictions such as early closure of shops by 6 pm, and liquor ban have been extended for two more days. The restrictions were imposed due to the brutal murders that took place in the district in the past 10 days. Over 15 arrests have been made in view of… read-more
Tags: Karnataka, Mangalore, Dakshina Kannada, section 144, Bangalore
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai To Visit Rain Affected Areas & Review Situation
Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai is scheduled to visit the rain affected areas of the state in the coming days. He will visit Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu and Udupi districts. "I will take stock of the situation and issue necessary instructions to take up relief works," said CM Bommai. A red alert was issued in the said districts, due to incessant rains.
Tags: Basavaraj Bommai, Bangalore, Karnataka, MONSOON, Dakshina Kannada