Guntur district

Guntur district administration allocates Rs 18 crore for drinking water supply to 25 villages

A comprehensive water project worth Rs 230 crore is being taken up in Tadepalli-Mangalagiri Municipal Corporation limits to meet the needs of the increasing population.

published on : 17th June 2022

Crackdown on dealers selling sub-standard seeds at high prices in Andhra Pradesh

A majority of farmers grow chilli and cotton in Guntur district and many dealers in the district are buying some poor-quality seeds in bulk and selling them to the farmers at high prices.

published on : 4th June 2022

Police unearth multi-crore scam at hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Mangalagiri

The police have booked 11 persons, including NRI Academy of Sciences vice-president Dr Nimmagadda Upendranadh on charges of siphoning off several crores from the academy by creating fake records.

published on : 1st June 2022

Rise in child marriages in Andhra Pradesh's erstwhile Guntur district

However, after receiving information, the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) officials rushed to the marriage venue and stopped the child marriage.

published on : 31st May 2022

SRM-AP students distribute sweaters to poor kids

In a humanitarian gesture, students of SRM University-AP distributed sweaters to children living on the  streets and slums of Guntur district.

published on : 1st February 2022

Amaravati to become municipal corporation

To be named Amaravati Capital City Municipal Corporation after inclusion of 19 panchayats

published on : 4th January 2022

Guntur urban SP inaugurates new traffic police station

The SP informed that since the upgradation of the municipal corporation and with the rising population in the area, vigilance has been increased to prevent any untoward incidents in the region.

published on : 29th December 2021

Officials review preparations for CM YS Jagan’s visit to Guntur

District Collector Vivek Yadav instructed the officials to be alert and complete all the arrangements in time for Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy’s visit to Pedanandipadu. 

published on : 29th December 2021

RTC bus hits truck in Guntur, 1 injured

The driver of the truck has sustained injuries. Upon receiving information, police reached the spot and shifted the driver to Narasaraopet Government Hospital.

published on : 28th December 2021

Drinking water project works to begin soon in Guntur

As a part of the plan, two-phase water projects with Rs 223 crore, including 13 water reservoirs — four in Mangalagiri and nine in Tadepalli — will be set up.

published on : 7th December 2021

Andhra Pradesh police seize 1,000 bags of PDS rice, arrest driver

The lorry, registered in Tamil Nadu, was illegally transporting 1,000 bags of PDS rice to Tamil Nadu from Nekarikallu town in Guntur district.

published on : 11th September 2021

District administration notifies 150 quarry pits as dangerous in Guntur

Collector Vivek Yadav has instructed the officials concerned to identify dangerous quarries in the district and take necessary action to prevent accidents. 

published on : 19th August 2021

60 fall ill in Guntur's Kotcherla, medical camp set up

As all villagers are suffering from similar symptoms such as fever, cough and splitting headache, the district administration has set up a health camp and conducted Covid-19, typhoid and dengue tests.

published on : 13th August 2021

Guntur has the highest number of NOC violators: Fire service DG

The AP State Fire Service department has conducted surprise checks across the State and identified 482 locations as hazardous premises

published on : 23rd August 2017