Kanaka Durga temple

Kanaka Durga temple EO MV Suresh Babu told to report to government

Following the ACB and Vigilance raids which brought to light several lapses at Kanaka Durga temple, the government transferred Suresh Babu on Wednesday.

published on : 9th April 2021

Vigilance officials conduct raids at Kanaka Durga temple, seize records

The Vigilance team headed by an Additional SP rank officer arrived at the temple’s office around 12 noon and spent more than six hours collecting information related to various departments.

published on : 1st April 2021

Anti-graft body likely to summon Vijayawada's Kanaka Durga temple executive officer MV Suresh Babu

It may be recalled here that acting on complaints received from a few devotees, sleuths of ACB along with Vigilance department conducted surprise raids at the temple on February 18.

published on : 26th March 2021

11 staff members of Vijayawada's Kanaka Durga temple reshuffled

Focusing on the irregularities in the sanitation department, Suresh Babu has posted sanitation inspector T Rajanipriya to look after sanitation works both uphill and downhill.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Two sustain burns in Durga temple kitchen mishap

One of the temple outsourcing staffers, Narayana’s eye and a devotee’s thigh were burnt.

published on : 19th March 2021

Govt to streamline Durga temple administration

The sources in the Endowments department hinted that MV Suresh Babu will either be suspended or transferred based on the gravity of ‘irregularities’ he has committed or involved in.

published on : 27th February 2021

Kesineni alleges Vellampalli’s role in Kanaka Durga temple irregularities

It was also found that the EO has violated the directions of the Endowments Commissioner and awarded tenders to a security agency unauthorisedly. 

published on : 26th February 2021

More heads likely to roll as bureau submits final report

On the other hand, Arjuna Rao also reportedly sent another detailed report to the Principal Secretary of Endowments recommending action against the top officials. 

published on : 25th February 2021

‘Raids at Durga temple due to false petitions’ 

 Kanaka Durga temple EO MV Suresh Babu claimed that some staff and contractors filed false petitions with ACB, resulting in the raids.  

published on : 23rd February 2021

Anti-Corruption Bureau continues searches at Vijayawada's Durga temple for third day

The sleuths inspected the engineering wing of the temple and verified the documents related to ongoing works, pending bills and project status files.

published on : 21st February 2021

ACB officials conduct raid at Kanaka Durga temple

Sources from ACB said that four teams conducted suprise raids on receiving information about irregularities taking place in the devasthanam. 

published on : 19th February 2021

Temple tourism mooted in Krishna district

Officials conduct detailed study, prepare action plan to attract devotees to all major temples and tourist spots

published on : 8th February 2021

Andhra cops nab man who stole silver lion statues from Kanaka Durga temple

He committed similar crimes in the past and even served time in jail in 2008 and 2011.

published on : 24th January 2021

Andhra cops nab man who stole silver lion statues from Kanaka Durga temple in Vijayawada

Sources said he sold the stolen silver lions to a jeweller in Tuni in West Godavari district and the jeweller in turn melted the statues. The jeweller was also taken into custody for questioning.

published on : 21st January 2021

Eight-day Chaturveda Havanam begins

 Chaturveda Havanam, an eight-day ritual, began on a grand note at Kanaka Durga temple atop Indrakeeladri here on Monday. 

published on : 19th January 2021
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