The district has two agro-climatic divisions: The district has two revenue subdivisions — Mangalore (consists of Mangalore, Bantwal, Moodabidri, Mulki and Vitla) and Puttur (consists of Puttur, Belthangady, Sullia and Kadaba).
Mangalore city is the district headquarters of Dakshina Kannada.
It used to include four northern talukas (Udupi, Kundapur, Karkala and Byndoor), but these were separated in August 1997 to form Udupi district.
Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Kasaragod are often called Tulu Nadu, as Tulu is the majority language in the region.
Pro-Kannada outfits have given a call for a Karnataka Bandh on January 25 to press for the intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Mahadayi river water sharing row between the state and neighbouring Goa.
Karnataka has locked horns with Goa over the Mahadayi river sharing issue to supply water for Hubballi and Dharwad towns for drinking water through Kalasa-Banduri canal.According to the 2011 census of India, Dakshina Kannada district had a population of 2,083,625.The district is divided into five talukas: Mangalore, Bantwal, Puttur, Sullia, and Belthangady.The engineering colleges in the district include St.Joseph Engineering College, KVG College of Engineering, Mangalore Institute of Technology & Engineering, Canara Engineering College, P A College of Engineering, Srinivas Institute of Technology, Srinivas School of Engineering, Vivekananda College of Engineering & Technology, Shree Devi Institute of Technology, Alvas Institute of Engineering & Technology, Karavali Institute of Technology, Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, Yenepoya Institute of Technology, A J Institute of Engineering and Technology, The medical colleges in the district include A J Institute of Medical Science, Father Muller Medical College, KS Hegde Medical Academy, Kasturba Medical College, Srinivas Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Yenepoya Medical College & Research Institute and KVG Medical College.Enter the world of unlimited free Indian porn, and you are sure to stay with us for hours!