West Godavari

3300 active Covid cases remain in Andhra Pradesh as 334 more recover

246 new cases emerge from 28,855 sample tests; toll 14,401 after four more patients die.

published on : 9th November 2021

Floods: Displaced West Godavari families await compensation

He claimed that those who vacated the submerged villages are now considering returning to their villages as they have not received the compensation. 

published on : 15th October 2021

CBI books Andhra Pradesh firm for defrauding Canara Bank of Rs 338 crore

CBI sleuths in Hyderabad identified promoters of the company, booked under  120b r/w 420, 468, 471 and 477-A sections of the IPC, as Thota Kanna Rao and his wife Venkataramani.

published on : 3rd October 2021

Rains batter Godavari, North Andhra districts; monsoon active across State

Since Thursday afternoon, several parts in the Godavari districts had been experiencing intermittent rains.

published on : 21st August 2021

No forced eviction from villages: Polavaram-displaced families

The families informed PPA that they had voluntarily moved to the Rehabilitation and Resettlement colonies in view of the closure of gaps in cofferdams, the officials claimed.

published on : 18th August 2021

Andhra Pradesh logs 1,746 new Covid cases, 20 fatalities

Only 5 districts see growth of fewer than 100 cases each; recoveries improve to 19.58 lakhs.

published on : 14th August 2021

Covid recoveries in Andhra Pradesh improve to 19.5 lakh; 1,461 new cases 

Daily test positivity rate slides down to 2.3 per cent with 15 more deaths.

published on : 11th August 2021

100 stray dogs poisoned to death in West Godavari village

The incident came to light after some pig rearers residing near the Perantam tank saw a few people burying carcasses of dogs after digging a pit.

published on : 31st July 2021

Agency villages in Andhra's twin Godavari districts cut off 

People of several villages in Devipatnam, Polavaram, Velerupadu and Kukunoor mandals are being shifted to relief camps as their habitations have been submerged.

published on : 25th July 2021

Andhra's Eluru municipal corporation poll counting on July 25

The State Election Commissioner Nilah Sawhney issued a notification to conduct a special meeting for the election of Mayor and two Deputy Mayors in the Eluru Municipal Corporation on July 30.

published on : 25th July 2021

East, West Godavari, Kurnool districts on alert as flood level rises at Polavaram

In the wake of increase in flood level in Godavari, relief camps have been set up in twin Godavari districts to evacuate people from submergence villages.

published on : 24th July 2021

Nod to lift in PIP for water to West Godavari, Krishna districts

It approved Rs 7,192.02 crore as against the earlier approval (Sept 8, 2016) of Rs 5,535.41 crore. 

published on : 20th April 2021

Pawan Kalyan's election flop: Is it a political swansong for ‘Power’less Star?

In Bhimavaram, he came second by snaring a vote share of 32.43 per cent, with YSRC candidate Grandhi Srinivas, against whom he went ballistic during the run-up to elections, securing 36.78 per cent.  

published on : 24th May 2019