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Caste politics: Kapus likely to polarise in Andhra

Caste politics set to take centerstage; YSRC, TDP begin renewed efforts to woo BCs

03 Dec 2022

Ongole: Rs 12 crore Covid bills yet to be cleared

Prakasam Health dept spent money on fuel, blankets, electrical repairs, food for patients

03 Dec 2022

Bal Samskar Kendras to come up for kids of Nallamala Chenchus

The NGO has been establishing the ‘Bal Samskar Kendra’s at various places of the district to facilitate moral education to the poor, backward, scheduled caste and tribal children.

02 Dec 2022

Yuva Care Welfare Society, an NGO that continues to expand its horizon

Younger offspring of the couple, Sk Md Jainullahbdeen and Sk Tayyaba banu, Arifuddin did his schooling in Giddalur.

27 Nov 2022

Shrimp farmers incur loss as support price drop

As per the panel’s recommendations, the government had issued orders, fixing purchase price for prawns based on their ‘count’ number.

09 Nov 2022

Don’t be afraid, snakes are true friends of farmers: Forest Ranger

Nallamala forest is a habitat for around 25 different snake species, both venomous and non-venomous.

07 Nov 2022

Village Force in Prakasam tackles one road safety issue at a time

Youngsters noticed that Giddalur reports at least two mishaps on an avg and learnt that overgrown bushes, damaged roads and negligence were the cause

06 Nov 2022

Seven schools get notices for poor student strength

The officials had identified the schools in September and gave the management one month’s time to improve the strength of students.

03 Nov 2022

Tobacco crop acreage likely to go up in Prakasam

Compared to average tobacco price of Rs 116.30 a kg in 2019-20, farmers got a good price of Rs 169.2 a kg last season (2021-22).

30 Oct 2022

Field level survey to be conducted on pangolins in Nallamala

This is the second such project in the country: Forest Department join hands with Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society to conduct a survey to protect animal species

24 Oct 2022

Study throws light on Nallamala’s rich biodiversity in Nagarjunasagar Srisailam Tiger Reserve

During their survey and documentation, it has been found that the Nallamala forest is a habitat for several rare wild animals as well as birds. 

10 Oct 2022

NRI techie from AP starts ITeS company in hometown Prakasam for rural talent

Nalamalupu Anji Reddy (50) and Nalamalupu Vijaya Bhaskar Reddy (46) are brothers hailing from Karavadi village in the Ongole rural mandal.

02 Oct 2022

161 SHG products from Prakasam to be sold through Flipkart, Amazon

The district authorities have been making arrangements for  listing quality products of the DWCRA-SHG women for online sale through Flipkart and Amazon.

01 Oct 2022

One lakh farmers in Prakasam may not receive PM Kisan aid

They reportedly have not been residing at their registered residential addresses and their mobile phone numbers are unreachable.

19 Sep 2022

Groundwater falls by 1.72 metres in Prakasam

The main reason is the less rainfall in the district. 

16 Sep 2022