Talukas in Dakshina Kannada district:

About Dakshina Kannada district:

Dakshina Kannada is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 4,559 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2083625 living in houses, among them male population is 1032577 and female population is 1051048. Sex ratio of the district is 1020 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 88.57%.

Dakshina Kannada district vehicle registration code is KA-19,KA-21. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Mangalore,Puttur,Sullia.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 30 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • 31 to 100 units = Rs.4.40 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.5.90 per unit
  • 201 and above units = Rs.6.90 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Yugadi, Dussehra, Makara Snakranthi, Karaga, Hampi Festival, Hoysala Mahotsava, Vairamudi, Tula Sankramana, Diwali, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharrum, Eid-ul-Fitr are the major festivals celebrated in Dakshina Kannada district.

Dakshina Kannada Cuisine:

Ajethna, Akki rotti, Basundi, Benne dose, Bisi Bele Bath, Bombay rava, Bonda, Byadagi chilli, Chapati, Chiroti, Chitranna, Churmuri, Dalithoy, Dharwad pedha, Dosa, Enne gai, Jhunka, Jolada rotti, Karadantu, Kori rotti, Kosambari, Maddur vada, Mangalore bajji, Mangalorean Bangude Masala, Mitra Samaja, Mysore pak, Narsobawadi Basundi, Neer dosa, Oondees, Papadum, Ragi mudde, Ragi rotti, Rasam, Rava dosa, Rava idli, Surnoli, Thumbuli, Upma, Upsaaru, Uttapam, Vada are few of the many varieties of Dakshina Kannada.

Top tourist places in Dakshina Kannada:

Places of interest in Dakshina Kannada:

Karkala , Mudabidri, Dharmasthala, Kukke Subramanya, Udupi, Malpe, Jamalabad Fort, Kudremukh, Venur, Hanumanagundi Falls, The Kudremukh National Park, Sultan Battery, Kadri Manjunath Temple, Light House Hill-Garden, Someshwara Beach, Panambur Beach, Ullal Beach, Kudroli Gokarnath Temple, Sammilan Shetty’s Butterfly Park, St. Aloysious Chapel, Tannirbhavi Beach, are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Ragi, Jowar, Maize, Pulses, Oilseeds, Cashews, coconut, arecanut, cardamom, chillies, cotton, sugarcane and tobacco are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Dakshina Kannada district:

  • Bantawala
  • Kabaka Puttur
  • Kodimbala Halt
  • Mangalore
  • Mangalore Junction
  • Mulki
  • Narimogaru
  • Nethravathi
  • Padubidri
  • Panamburu
  • Shribagilu
  • Surathkal
  • Thokur
  • Ullal
  • Yedekumeri

Insurance Companies in Dakshina Kannada:

  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited , Maximus Commercial Complex, 4th Floor, Opp. KMC LHH Road,, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited , Emkay Shalimar Complex, 3rd Floor, Kankanady, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002
  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,2nd floor, Essel Centre, MG Road, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575003
  • Liberty Videocon General Insurance , 2nd Floor, Inland Avenue,, Ballalbagh, MG Road, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575003
  • Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company Ltd ,1st Floor, City Gate Building, Kadri Toli Gate, Kadri, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002
  • Bharti AXA Life Insurance Company Ltd ,1st Floor, City Gate Building, Kadri Toli Gate, Kadri, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,N.G. Road, 1st Floor, Trinity Building, Attavar, Dakshina Kannada, Manglore So, Karnataka 575001
  • Sbi Life Insurance Co Limited ,2nd Floor, Hassan Heritage, Dakshina Kannada, Kankanady, Near Fr Mullers, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002
  • Shine Associates , Shenava Arcade, Main Rd, Bharath Commercial Centre, Opp. College, BC Rd,Mudipu, Bantwal, Mangalore, Karnataka 574153
  • Sbi Life Insurance Co Limited ,2nd Floor, Hassan Heritage, Dakshina Kannada, Kankanady, Near Fr Mullers, Kankanady, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002
  • Tata AIA life insurance ,KMC Mercara Trunk Rd, Hampankatta, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Dakshina Kannada:

  • Suresh Poojary ,No 13, Siddakatte, Dakshina Kannada - 574237

Blood banks in Dakshina Kannada:

  • Indian Red Cross Society Blood Bank ,Athena Hospital Complex, Falnirroad, Kankanady, Dakshina Kannada, Kankanady, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575002

Trading companies in Dakshina Kannada:

  • Geojit ,DOOR NO 1/793(3), 1ST FLOOR, HIRANYA COMPLEX, BOLWAR, PUTTURDistrict:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:574201
  • JNANDEV KAMATH ,DHANALAXMI COMPLEX B.C. ROADPO.JODUMARGA, TAL.BANTWALDistrict:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:574219
  • Religare ,No. 4-195-18, 1st Floor, Prestige Towers,Near Bus Stand, Moodbidri, MangaloreDistrict:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:574227
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,SF/2, Suvarna Complex,Main Road, BelthangadyDistrict:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:574214
  • ISE SECURITIES and SERVICES LTD ,405, 4th Floor, "Suprabhath Complex"Bejai-KapikadDistrict:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:575004
  • RR EQUITY BROKERS PVT. Ltd ,District:Dakshina Kannada,KAPostcode:574166

Hotels in Dakshina Kannada:

  • Hotel Pancharathna International,SH 66, Near Bus Stand, Dakshina Kannada, Moodbidri, Karnataka 574227
  • Hotel Sai Skanda,Subrahmanya, Karnataka 574238
  • Ginger Hotel,Near Infosys, Chowki Junction, Kottara, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575006
  • Hotel Veenu International, Balmatta Main Road, Balmatta, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001
  • Hotel Rama,G.L. Complex, Main Road, Puttur, Karnataka 574201
  • Hotel Shamoon Palace,Trinity Commercial complex, Next To Railway Station, NG Road, Attavar, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001
  • Hotel Royal Park ,Alfa Towers, KMC Mercara Trunk Rd, Hampankatta, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001
  • Hotel Manorama, K S Rao Road, Opposite Prabhath Talkies, Hampanakatta, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001
  • Hotel Srinivas,Ganapathi High School Road, Mangaluru, Karnataka 575001

Theatres in Dakshina Kannada district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bantval 355225 176776 178449
Beltangadi 258843 128142 130701
Dakshina Kannada
Mangalore 405156 199044 206112
Puttur 234790 116713 118077
Sulya 125269 62428 62841
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Abhyudaya Cooperative Bank Limited 2
2 Allahabad Bank 1
3 Andhra Bank 2
4 Axis Bank 8
5 Bank Of Baroda 7
6 Bank Of India 1
7 Bank Of Maharashtra 3
8 Bharat Cooperative Bank Mumbai Limited 6
9 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
10 Canara Bank 78
11 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
12 Central Bank Of India 5
13 City Union Bank Limited 1
14 Corporation Bank 58
15 Dena Bank 4
16 Federal Bank 7
17 HDFC Bank 9
18 ICICI Bank Limited 8
19 IDBI Bank 14
20 Indian Bank 4
21 Indian Overseas Bank 24
22 Indusind Bank 1
23 ING Vysya Bank 1
24 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
25 Karnataka Bank Limited 42
26 Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank 4
27 Karur Vysya Bank 1
28 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
29 Laxmi Vilas Bank 2
30 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 1
31 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
32 Ratnakar Bank Limited 1
33 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 4
34 South Indian Bank 4
35 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
36 State Bank Of India 34
37 State Bank Of Mysore 25
38 State Bank Of Patiala 1
39 State Bank Of Travancore 10
40 Syndicate Bank 76
41 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 1
42 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 1
43 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 2
44 UCO Bank 2
45 Union Bank Of India 4
46 United Bank Of India 1
47 Vijaya Bank 34
48 YES Bank 4