Sistla Dakshina Murthy

VMC drinking water supply works at brisk pace

Currently, the officials are conducting a trial run at Madhura Nagar and as part of it old pipelines are being replaced with new.

27 Sep 2022

Second gas-operated crematorium to come up in Vijayawada at Rs 60 lakh

The civic body officials said that many people still prefer traditional pyres as part of their beliefs.

26 Sep 2022

Phase 3 of flood retaining wall along Krishna river to begin soon

Works of 1,200 metre-long flood retaining wall will be taken up at a cost of Rs 137.85 crore

12 Sep 2022

Ganesh idol makers in Vijayawada pin hopes on good sales

Organisers express ire over state government’s decision to collect fee for setting up pandals for Ganesh Chaturthi

28 Aug 2022

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation set to revive sewage treatment plants

Civic body plans to spend Rs 10 cr UNIDO & Rs 4.93 cr corporation general funds on STPs in 8 areas of Vijayawada

25 Aug 2022

India@75: ‘Iron Woman of Vijayawada’ recalls her ‘pilgrimage’

“People call my husband ‘Sardar’ and me ‘Iron Woman of Vijayawada’, she said. She, however, is not completely happy. “Whenever I hear about atrocities on girls, it hurts me,” she added.

16 Aug 2022

CJI likely to launch Civil Courts Complex on August 20

Seven-storeyed building worth Rs 100 crore to accomodate 29 courts.

16 Aug 2022

VMC launches anti-larval campaign in Vijayawada

Vijayawada reports 12 dengue, six malaria cases so far this year; all patients recover

09 Aug 2022

Automated driving test track to be functional from August 15 in Vijayawada

According to the transport department officials, the State government had requested the Centre to provide funds for the automation of nine driving test tracks across the State.

07 Aug 2022

CM Jagan to launch 1.5-km flood safety wall soon

Project likely to be completed six months ahead of schedule, provide protection to 31K residents of low-lying areas

02 Aug 2022

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation plans modern slaughterhouse at Rs 30 crore

The need for a modern abattoir cropped up as the demand for meat has doubled in the past few years.

28 Jul 2022

Violate plastic ban, face the music: Vijayawada Municipal Corporation

VMC, which relaxed norms in March 2020 due to pandemic, decides to strictly enforce ban

04 Jul 2022

Centre sanctions additional Rs 7.5 crore to Vijayawada Municipal Corporation to improve air quality 

In the first phase, works estimated around `31 crore, including installation of automatic air quality monitoring sensors, water fountains and battery charging-cumswapping stations etc.

28 Jun 2022

Class 12 student makes app that connects blood donors, needy

One day when one of her teachers called Akshara at night seeking blood for a family member, Akshara managed to help her as she was  the president of Rotary Interact Club.

26 Jun 2022

Excelling at art on grains to exhibit faith

14-year-old girl from Vijayawada inscribes gist of seven kandams of Ramayana, along with ‘Sri Rama’ in 22 languages, on 1,916 rice grains

19 Jun 2022