Only Chandrababu Naidu can develop Seemandhra, say ministers

Andhra Pradesh ministers Ganta Srinivasa Rao, TG Venkatesh and Erasu Pratap Reddy, who will join Telugu Desam Party (TDP) said only TDP`s Chandrababu Naidu could develop Seemandhra "comprehensively".

Seemandhra Congress leader joins TDP

The Congress Wednesday received a jolt in Seemandhra, with former minister T.G. Venkatesh announcing that he was joining the Telugu Desam Party.

Criminal case filed against Andhra Pradesh minister

A retired IAS officer BV Papa Rao on Friday filed a criminal case against Andhra Pradesh Minor Irrigation Minister TG Venkatesh for making certain "inflammatory and provocative" statements.

Don`t take literal meaning of comment: Andhra MLA to babus

Andhra Pradesh minister TG Venkatesh, whose comment that non-performing babus should be shot dead angered bureaucrats, said the spirit of his comments should be taken and not their literal meaning.

Andhra minister`s remark angers bureaucrats

Bureaucrats in AP are up in arms against a state minister`s reported remark that officials who have no commitment to their work should be shot dead.