Andhra Pradesh News


Low pressure over Bay to trigger rain in Andhra Pradesh in next four days

The IMD said a low pressure area is likely to form over Northwest Bay of Bengal around August 13.

published : 12 Aug 2020

Friends spend Rs 3,500 daily to feed beggars in Srikakulam

The next day, he and two friends started distributing food to beggars in and around the town.

published : 12 Aug 2020

Andhra CM Jagan points out RLIS not new project, asks Centre to let state go ahead with it

Jagan noted that the Union minister’s letter to Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao did not mention any restraint on the Telangana government from going ahead with projects in the Krishna basin.

published : 12 Aug 2020

Eight special teams hunt for MD of Ramesh Hospitals in connection with fire that killed 10 COVID-19 patients

Police sources said both Ramesh Babu and Srinivas Rao failed to respond to the notices served on them to appear before the investigation officers.

published : 12 Aug 2020

KVRN Reddy is new Intelligence chief of Andhra Pradesh

The YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government late Tuesday night appointed 1992-batch IPS officer Kasireddy VRN Reddy as the new Intelligence chief of the State.

published : 12 Aug 2020

RLIS will affect farmers, projects: Telangana government to NGT

The TS government stated that RLIS was not an extension required to meet drinking water requirements of Chennai, as claimed by AP.

published : 12 Aug 2020

ISRO contract staff fret over wages as operations in two critical facilities suspended

SDSC-Shar Controller V Kumbakarnan has suspended the regular operations at the Solid Propellant Rocket Booster Plant (SPROB) and Solid Propellant Plant (SPP) with three employees testing positive

published : 11 Aug 2020

COVID-19: Jagan seeks Centre's help to ramp up medical infra, says focused strategy paid off

"Andhra Pradesh is a newly formed state. We do not have Tier-I cities like Hyderabad, Bengaluru or Chennai which have all the infrastructure and hospitals," Jagan told PM Modi in a video conference

published : 11 Aug 2020

Andhra Pradesh government appoints IIS officer Suresh Kumar as SVBC CEO

The IIS officer was working as the Deputy Director (News), Doordarshan Kendra, Vijayawada prior to his appointment as the CEO of SVBC.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Andhra Pradesh government enhances land value in urban areas, eyes additional revenue

Only where there was a huge difference between the prevailing higher market value and its substantially lower registration value, the land rate increased by 10 to 30 per cent.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Visakhapatnam COVID-19 count breaches 20,000-mark, partial lockdown in Anakapalle

Meanwhile, INHS Kalyani, a 206-bed naval hospital, has been extending medical treatment to the personnel manning the frontline combat units at Visakhapatnam.

published : 11 Aug 2020

East Coast Railway launches special cleanliness drive till August 16

The cleanliness drive would be observed at various stations and trains of Waltair Division. NGOs would also be participating in the cleanliness drive.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Kurichedu sanitiser deaths: SIT launches manhunt for distributor, final phase of investigation begins

According to sources, the sanitiser was manufactured illegally in a five-room godown shed located near Jeedimetla.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Will give Andhra Pradesh befitting reply, thunders KCR

The Chief Minister, who is also a member of the Apex Council, took exception to the Central government’s stand on TS’ irrigation projects.

published : 11 Aug 2020

Couple ends life due to financial woes in Andhra Pradesh's Kakinada

According to Sarpavaram police, Durga Prasad lost his job a few years ago and his wife has been running a beauty parlour to support family.

published : 11 Aug 2020