Vijayawada News


Man gets 10-year imprisonment for rape in Vijayawada

Nagaraju from Gurrajupalem village, had forcibly entered the survivor’s residence and raped her on two occasions on August 25 and 27 of 2017. He even threatened to kill her and her kids. 

published : 29 Jun 2022

Heavy rains likely in coastal Andhra districts today: Weathermen

According to an IMD forecast, heavy rainfall,  thunderstorm accompanied with lightning are likely to occur at isolated places in coastal districts on Tuesday.

published : 28 Jun 2022

Rally with 125-ft national flag to honour Alluri in Vijayawada

Prizes will be given to winners of the competitions on July 4, marking the birth anniversary besides honoring  freedom fighters in the district.

published : 28 Jun 2022

1,41,273 cases settled at National Lok Adalat: APSLSA

Judge Babitha further stated  that a total of 380 Lok Adalat branches have been constituted which settled  1,41,273 cases  including 1,11,457 pending cases and 29,816 Pre - Litigation cases.

published : 28 Jun 2022

Deadline to apply for Amaravati plots ends today

E-auctions will be held for the applied plots from 10 am to 5 pm on June 30. The APCRDA has facilitated the registration of plots under AP RERA to avoid any inconvenience to buyers in future.

published : 28 Jun 2022

New signal system eases traffic at Benz Circle Jn

Benz Circle is one of the busiest junctions in the city as it connects two highways. The signal system has reduced the waiting period for vehicles on each side of the junction by 45-60 seconds.

published : 28 Jun 2022

Guntur district collector revokes sarpanch's disbursal power, suspends three for mismanaging Rs 2.9 crore funds

The collector, who also received complaints of irregularities at the Tenali and Chebrolu panchayat offices, has ordered another inquiry to look into the affairs of those offices.

published : 27 Jun 2022

Drug Addiction among youth a matter of concern, says ADCP K Srinivas

The day is to spread awareness about the dangers of drug abuse not just among adults but also among children, who are the most vulnerable, said SEB additional SP Moka Sattibabu. 

published : 27 Jun 2022

Govt selects two Municipal Corporation schools for pilot project in Vijayawada

A team will soon visit Sarvodaya School in New Delhi to study the training given to the teachers there, district education officer Renuka said.

published : 27 Jun 2022

Troupe leaves audience in awe with 'Mohini Bhasmasura' recital organised by Drusiya Vedika 

The two-and-half-hour dance programme was witnessed by a good number of Kuchipudi lovers in the city. 

published : 27 Jun 2022

Construction cost goes through roof

It goes without saying that the increase in prices of different raw materials increases the overall cost of the construction and builders will not bear the additional financial burden.

published : 27 Jun 2022

Sri Durga Malleswara temple premises now a tobacco-free zone

Rs 200 penalty to be imposed on those who use tobacco products on temple premises 

published : 26 Jun 2022

Durga temple employee suspended for second time for committing alleged irregularities in auction

According to the Kanaka Durga temple officials, the recent audit conducted by the endowments department found a shortage of 77 sarees offered by the devotees in 2019-20.

published : 26 Jun 2022

RJDs, DEOs to take over civic schools

Commissioner of School Education S Suresh Kumar on Saturday issued orders entrusting the supervision and administration of the Municipal Schools with the Education Department.

published : 26 Jun 2022

Cyber fraudsters dupe people over false power bill claims 

The power connection of defaulters will be disconnected before 2 pm after informing in person and duly following the protocols.

published : 26 Jun 2022