Steel plant employees' agitation against privatisation of VSP set to attract national attention in Delhi

Ukku Porata Committee chairman Ch Narasinga Rao said the two-day dharna in Delhi will highlight their resolve to resist privatisation of the steel plant.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Now, more flights to connect Visakhapatnam with key metro cities 

 Domestic airlines will operate more flights from Visakhapatnam in August. 

published on : 1st August 2021

Telangana teen lends helping hand to Covid patients, frontline workers

Jatavath Lohith from Khammam has been distributing food to patients at dist headquarters hospital for the past one month.

published on : 1st August 2021

Ukku leaders, workers en route to Delhi for dharna

He said about 200 workers left for Delhi in the morning by Swarna Jayanati Express and another 500 would leave by AP Express from Duvvada.

published on : 1st August 2021

National Green Tribunal panel to probe laterite mining in Visakhapatnam

Kondru Maridiyya of Vizag had filed a petition in the NGT alleging that mining activity was being carried out over 121 hectares of forest land located in unsurveyed hill poramboke at Bhamidikaloodi.

published on : 31st July 2021

Centre’s firm stand on Visakhapatnam Steel Plant sparks protests

Even as employees are gearing up for the Chalo Parliament agitation on August 2 and 3, the latest move of the Centre sparked instant protests at the steel plant.

published on : 30th July 2021

Courts should not interfere in policy decisions: Centre on VSP

‘CCEA gave in-principle nod to 100% disinvestment of govt stake in VSP after discussions’

published on : 29th July 2021

VSP workers to hold dharna at admin block 

The Visakha Ukku Parirakshana Porata Committeee will stage a dharna at the steel plant’s administrative block at 8 am on Thursday. 

published on : 29th July 2021

Telangana's Italy-bound students stranded and worried 

An online petition on has been started by several students, urging the Italian and Indian governments to ease travel restrictions on Indians with Italian residence permits and visas.

published on : 28th July 2021

No nod, but VSP TUs to go ahead with Delhi stir

Meanwhile, 10,000 protesters will lay siege to the main administrative block on Juy 29.

published on : 28th July 2021

Vinesh Phogat misses flight to Tokyo after overstaying European Union visa, to reach on Wednesday

Vinesh Phogat is the reigning Asian Games and Commonwealth Game champion and won bronze in the World Championships.

published on : 27th July 2021

Vineeth Srinivasan's directorial 'Hridayam' completed

Vineeth Sreenivasan's new directorial feature, Hridayam, stars Pranav Mohanlal, Kalyani Priyadarshan, and Darshana Rajendran in lead roles.

published on : 27th July 2021

Steel workers all set for show of strength in Delhi 

He said they got overwhelming support from MPs, who promised to raise their voice against privatisation and participate in the dharna at Jantar Mantar. 

published on : 26th July 2021

RINL supplies 2,000 MT of steel for Andhra government housing scheme

The Andhra Pradesh government had placed the order for the “Navaratnalu Pedalandariki Illu” housing project. The consignment was handed over to the officials at Denduluru. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Ukku leaders urge Nirmala Sitharaman to reconsider Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant privatisation

The Visakha Ukku Parirakshana Porata Committee leaders also brought to Nirmala Sitharaman's notice that the steel plant will earn profits if captive mines are allocated to it. 

published on : 24th July 2021
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