Andhra Pradesh News


Pollution Control Board app for hospital waste management, disposal in Andhra

Chittoor district, which has a higher caseload of coronavirus, is generating 5.70 tonnes of biomedical waste on an average per day. 

published : 20 hours ago

Police providing 'green channels' to oxygen tankers, map 11 suppliers

East Godavari police and Vijayawada city police have successfully traced a 14-tonne medical oxygen carrying truck after it lost its route, DGP D Gautam Sawang said.

published : 20 hours ago

YSRC MPs see Chandrababu Naidu's hand behind MP Raju

Midhun Reddy said that Opposition leader N Chandrababu Naidu was behind the acts of rebel MP K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju.

published : 20 hours ago

TDP seeks special package for people to tide over Covid-19 crisis

The TDP came to a conclusion that the CID police committed contempt of court by using third degree methods against MP K Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju.

published : 20 hours ago

Treasure hunter Munku Naidu digs 80 ft tunnel in hillock in a year, arrested

A native of Anakapalle, Manku Naidu shifted his base to Tirupati in 2014 and used to go for painting. Because of his interest in treasures, he joined hands with a self-styled guruji, Ramaiah Swamy.

published : 20 hours ago

Staff discover Rs 6 lakh cash, 25 kg coins from TTD house

After waiting for one month, TTD Estate, Vigilance and local revenue officials opened the doors to conduct panchanama and take possession of the house. 

published : 21 hours ago

Ambulance leaves corona patient's body on road in Andhra Pradesh

Jogeswara Rao, 48, a native of Badvel town tested positive for the virus and with his condition turning critical, his family members hired a private ambulance to shift him to Kadapa for treatment.

published : 21 hours ago

Partial Covid-19 curfew to continue in Andhra Pradesh till May 31 

The government decided also to deposit an amount of Rs 10 lakh each to children orphaned due to the death of parents from Covid-19.

published : 17 May 2021

Sedition case: News channel moves SC seeking quashing of FIR lodged in Andhra

Shreya Broadcasting Pvt Ltd, which owns TV5 news channel, has alleged in its petition that the state "intends to silence" its critiques and the media by filing a "vague FIR".

published : 17 May 2021

SC allows medical examination of arrested rebel YSRC MP at Army Hospital in Secunderabad

According to the SC orders, the MP must be taken to the Army Hospital, Secunderabad, on Monday itself and the expenses of the treatment must be borne by the MP

published : 17 May 2021

COVID-19 second wave: Partial curfew in Andhra Pradesh extended till end of May

Shops would be allowed to open only between 6 am and noon with prohibitory orders under Sec 144 CrPC in force to prevent the congregation of people

published : 17 May 2021

Two nabbed in decoy operation in Vizag for selling anti-COVID drug on black market for Rs 75K

When Prasanna Kumar and Ramya Krishna were handing over the injections to Sunitha, Drugs Inspector Visakhapatnam (sales) P Kalyani and CI (Vigilance and enforcement) Ch Tirupati Rao nabbed the duo

published : 17 May 2021

COVID-19: Anantapur hospitals face bed shortage, delay in allotment proves fatal for some 

Anantapur Government General Hospital, the super speciality hospital, and even private corporate hospitals in the district, face acute shortage of ICU and oxygen beds.

published : 17 May 2021

Andhra village shows the way to keep COVID-19 at bay

Sanitation workers carry out fogging operations and spraying of sodium hypochlorite solution in the village twice a week. Drains in the village are cleaned on alternate days.

published : 17 May 2021

Medical Board finds no injuries on rebel YSRC MP Raghu Rama Krishnam Raju

The counsel further informed that a senior CID official met Raju when the latter was in judicial custody, and it is against the rules. 

published : 17 May 2021