Sistla Dakshina Murthy

New Vijayawada airport terminal works worth Rs 611 crore gain steam

Expressing satisfaction over the progress of the project, Venkateswaralu said Prime Minister Narendra Modi may inaugurate the new terminal building on August 15, 2022.

01 Mar 2021

Petrol price hike results in thrust to e-bike sales

People are increasingly preferring personal two-wheeler transport due to the Covid-19 pandemic.    

25 Feb 2021

Women voters to play crucial role in civic polls

5,46,695 going to exercise franchise in ensuing ULB elections

25 Feb 2021

Vijayawada municipal elections: Denizens seek inclusion of infra, jobs in manifestos

Flay political parties for making empty promises during elections

22 Feb 2021

VMC to involve RWAs in park upkeep

The VMC entrusted the maintenance of parks to local associations earlier. But it paid salaries of the park staff. 

19 Feb 2021

Petrol price crosses Rs 95, diesel inching to Rs 90

The fuel prices are the highest in Tirupati when compared to other major cities in the State.

17 Feb 2021

Contestants gear up for municipal poll in Vijayawada

Of total 64 wards, 32 are reserved for women and 19 for general candidates; since March, contestants of various parties in touch with people of various divisions.

16 Feb 2021

VMC to act tough on property tax defaulters

Civic body has tax arrears of Rs 150 crore; Central & State govt offices, edu institutions figure in list of defaulters

11 Feb 2021

Temple tourism mooted in Krishna district

Officials conduct detailed study, prepare action plan to attract devotees to all major temples and tourist spots

08 Feb 2021

APSRTC to develop new app for better services

According to official sources, tenders for the proposed project are likely to be invited this week. 

03 Feb 2021

SSC exams likely from June 7, results to be out on July 5

The board has already reduced the syllabus by 35 to 40 per cent for the year 2020-21.

01 Feb 2021

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation’s old age home a safe haven for homeless

One among them is P Raja Ratnamma, a 60-year-old woman from Kakinada.

31 Jan 2021

AAI seeks resumption of Vijayawada-Varanasi flight on textile traders’ plea

 Varanasi is famous for garments and traders from across south India and other parts of the country purchase garments from there.

28 Jan 2021

Driving licence will be suspended if you flout helmet rule in Andhra Pradesh

If rule is violated again, cancel licences permanently, tells Transport Commisioner to all DTCs across State

26 Jan 2021

Officials to reduce mishaps near 150 ‘black spots’ in Andhra Pradesh; 124 of them in Vijayawada

A representation has been sent to the R&B department seeking their support to recarpet the damaged roads.  

25 Jan 2021

APSRTC pushes for better inter-city service across Andhra Pradesh

At present, the RTC is operating 1,100 inter-city services in the cities of Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam.

21 Jan 2021

APSRTC submits 3 proposals to govt for introducing electric buses

However, the issue landed on the table of the Judicial Preview Committee, which was appointed by the State government to vet the tenders for infrastructure projects worth above Rs 100 crore.

18 Jan 2021

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation goes all out to improve Swachh ranking

Civic officials said that as part of their plan, VMC has decided to highlight infrastructure projects undertaken by it, after securing the fifth position in the previous edition of the survey

12 Jan 2021

Door delivery of quality rice from February 1 in Vijayawada

As many as 9,257 vehicles have been procured by the department and it will flag off three vehicles in Vijayawada on January 20. 

08 Jan 2021

Detailed project report ready for Rs 200 crore corridor

Disclosing the project details, the civic chief said that for a city like Vijayawada, there is an urgent need to restore the existing footpaths, which have been encroached by commercial establishments

06 Jan 2021

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