The social media monitoring wing of the police found the video going viral and immediately alerted Kadapa SP KKN Anburajan, who swiftly responded to it.
A tyre of the vehicle in which they were travelling burst and hit the road divider. The vehicle then plunged to the other side of the road and was hit by a lorry coming from the opposite direction.
Andhra Pradesh government laid down rules that helmets with ISI 4051-2015 mark must be worn, selling non-ISI ones is crime, said the ADCP.
A total of 24 petitions were received under ‘Spandana’ and were sent to respective police stations for further process.
Acting on a tip-off that the accused indulged in illegal sale of Remdesivir injections, the special branch police laid a trap and nabbed the accused and seized five vials from their possession.
Visakhapatnam city police conducted surprise checks in lodges, hotels and guest houses, and asked the managements to inform them if they come across any guest with Covid-19 symptoms.
Duo apprehended at Veeravasaram Bridge; one accused previously suspended for corruption.
The state police on Saturday won national-level awards from three organisations—SKOCH Group, FICCI and National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)—for various initiatives it undertook.