Kadri
Commercial & Residential locality
Famed Kambala Race of Kadri
Coordinates: Coordinates: 12°53′3.07″N 74°51′18.94″E / 12.8841861°N 74.8552611°E / 12.8841861; 74.8552611
Country India
StateKarnataka
DistrictDakshina Kannada
CityMangalore
Government
 • BodyMangalore City Corporation
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Kadri is one of the major commercial and residential localities in Mangalore. Kadri is home to the famous Kadri Manjunath Temple.

Kadri is also famous for its annual buffalo race known as Kambala. A famous personality from Kadri is Kadri Gopalnath. Nearby localities are Balebail and Derebail. The Kadri-Bejai belt is also regarded as the Manhattan of Mangalore. This area already has many tall buildings, and many more are under construction. Planet SKS, a 40-storeyed highrise building, the tallest in Mangalore, and the second tallest building in Karnataka, is at Kadri. Bhandary Vertica, a 56-storeyed skyscraper, one of the tallest buildings in South India which is under construction is also located here. [1]

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References

  1. ^ "Mangaluru: 56-floor 'Bhandary Vertica' launched in glittering ceremony". Daijiworld. 19 March 2017. Retrieved 9 February 2020.