Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar

Telangana ministers meet over Podu lands issue, tribal rights also discussed

Across the two-hour discussions, the focus was on how forest land could be conserved while keeping in line with the Recognition of Forest Rights Act, 2006. 

published on : 19th September 2021

Telangana CM orders officials to help flood-affected, stay alert

Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao wanted the officials concerned to monitor tanks, lakes and rivulets, which are overflowing due to heavy rains. 

published on : 8th September 2021

Telangana's Huzurabad bypoll to be held post Diwali

The ECI did not announce any date for the Huzurabad bypoll. 

published on : 5th September 2021

BJP cries foul over deferral of Telangana's Huzurabad byelection

In a statement to the media on Saturday, the BJP leaders claimed that the CM’s fear of losing Huzurabad election to the BJP was evident in the way the reports were sent to the Commission.

published on : 5th September 2021

Telangana State Chief Secretary files undertaking on GO 111 in High Court

GO 111 dated March 8, 1996, was reportedly issued by erstwhile government prohibiting constructions near Himayatsagar and Osmansagar, and their catchment areas within a radius of 10 km.

published on : 5th September 2021

‘Dharani portal made over 8 lakh transactions’: Telangana Chief Secretary

Senior BJP leader G Narayana Reddy alleged that the Dharani portal had become a tool for fraudsters to get hold of illegal pattadar passbooks. 

published on : 5th September 2021

Hanamkonda, Warangal in Telangana to be new districts now

As soon as the news emerged, people erupted in joy at several places both in Hanamkonda and Warangal with Ministers Errabelli Dayakar Rao and Satyavathi Rathod joining in the celebrations.

published on : 13th August 2021

Telangana Chief Secretary claims funds not for contempt of court cases

The advocate representing the lecturer contended that Rs 58.96 crore was released for defending Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar in about 200 contempt of court cases pending in the High Court.

published on : 6th August 2021

Telangana HC issues notice to Chief Secretary for sanctioning Rs 58 crore to fight contempt cases

The division bench expressed surprise over the release of pubic money towards contempt of court cases and asked the government to explain the guidelines for spending public money.

published on : 5th August 2021

Over 28,000 in Telangana apply for free power scheme

Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar directed that District Collectors and officials of BC Welfare Departments should launch a massive drive for enrolment of beneficiaries of the free power scheme.

published on : 30th July 2021

Chief Secretary helps CM with shady deals: Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy

According to Revanth, Telangana Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar superseded other officials despite the fact that he was absent for eight years, working for private organisations. 

published on : 18th July 2021