Amalapuram

Former MP’s son abused me when I resisted molestation bid, says woman

The victim said when she came out to leave the place and boarded the car, Sri Raj came there and abused her.

published on : 11th August 2022

Amalapuram violence: Police arrest six more, arrest toll goes up to 243

Seven police teams were constituted to nab all those involved in the large scale violence and arson in Amalapuram.

published on : 25th July 2022

Amalapuram arson: Andhra Pradesh HC rejects bail plea of accused TDP leader Arigela Venkata Ramarao

The court said that there is a need for the investigation agency to take the petitioner into custody for questioning for a fair probe into the incident and dismissed the bail petitions of Rama.

published on : 6th July 2022

Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan sees Amalapuram arson as ruling party's diversion tactic

Seeing a political conspiracy behind the riots, he alleged the hand of the ruling party in it and that the riots were instigated by YSRC for political mileage.

published on : 4th June 2022

Amalapuram violence: Andhra Pradesh police arrest 62 as internet not restored yet

Majority of the accused belong to Kapu, Settibalija and other OC communities owing allegiance to the YSR Congress, TDP and Jana Sena.

published on : 31st May 2022

Other communities back renaming Koneseema district

Those who have a different opinion on the move, should make a representation to the district authorities and not resort to violence, he felt.

published on : 29th May 2022

Lack of internet forces WFH techies to shift from Konaseema

Prasad called up all the students from the State on his own and explained his problem and asked the academy to inform the same to foreign students.

published on : 29th May 2022

Amalapuram violence: Police continue search for rioters

Internet, banking, ATM services hit in Amalapuram; Dalits call for Maha Dharna on June 2

published on : 28th May 2022

Amalapuram violence: Dominant castes’ stir led to riots

Setti Balijas & Kapus formed Konaseema Parirakshana Samithi against renaming of district

published on : 27th May 2022

Riots leave Amalapuram residents in disbelief

Even as Tuesday’s incidents were fresh in the minds of citizens, it was business as usual in the otherwise peaceful town. 

published on : 26th May 2022

YSRC triggered violence, says Atchan

YSRC rioters and arsonists set the houses of a minister and an MLA on fire even as police remained mute spectators.

published on : 26th May 2022

Sajjala sees conspiracy in Amalapuram riots

Says YSRC did not have any political interests in renaming district after Ambedkar, refutes Pawan Kalyan’s charges

published on : 26th May 2022

Amalapuram riots: After arresting 46 people, police hunt for 75 more

At least 1,500 police personnel from Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Eluru and other districts have been posted in Amalapuram to monitor the situation.

published on : 26th May 2022

Normalcy returning slowly to Andhra Pradesh's Amalapuram town following violence

Additional forces from Visakhapatnam, Kakinada and other neighbouring districts were rushed to Amalapuram and senior police officials are camping in the district headquarters.

published on : 25th May 2022

Amalapuram burns over renaming district after Ambedkar

The mob resorted to stone pelting when the police took some of the protestors into custody and shifted them to a bus.

published on : 25th May 2022

Reorganisation boon for Bhimavaram, Amalapuram

Rajamahendravaram, Bhimavaram, and Amalapuram are set to benefit the most with them being named the headquarters of East Godavari, West Godavari and Konaseema districts. 

published on : 29th January 2022