Andhra Pradesh News

Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, Andhra Pradesh govt announces night curfew from January 18

Amid surge in COVID-19 cases, Andhra Pradesh govt announces night curfew from January 18

State’s Principal Secretary (Medical and Health) Anil Kumar Singhal issued the modified order, revising the night curfew date to January 18. On Monday, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy had

Jan 11, 2022, 19:38 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh reports 2 new Omicron cases, India's tally stands at 422

Andhra Pradesh reports 2 new Omicron cases, India's tally stands at 422

"The Public is advised not to worry and believe any rumours but continue to take precautions and follow social distancing, wearing of a mask, washing hands regularly," Hymavathi appealed in her press

Dec 26, 2021, 08:32 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to launch unique housing scheme ‘Jagananna Sampoorna Gruha Hakku’

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to launch unique housing scheme ‘Jagananna Sampoorna Gruha Hakku’

In this novel housing scheme, all the loans and their interest on the government-sanctioned homes will be waived off and will full right over the property will be provided with just a nominal amount

Dec 20, 2021, 22:14 PM IST
India's Omicron tally rises to 35, Andhra Pradesh and Chandigarh report new cases

India's Omicron tally rises to 35, Andhra Pradesh and Chandigarh report new cases

In Chandigarh, a 20-year-old man from Italy has tested positive for Omicron, while in Andhra Pradesh, a 34-year old man from Ireland was diagnosed with the new COVID-19 variant.

Dec 12, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Rowdy history-sheeter beaten by women for misbehaving with girls in Andhra Pradesh

Rowdy history-sheeter beaten by women for misbehaving with girls in Andhra Pradesh

Today, rowdy sheeter Chinna Rao apparently tried to give some chocolates to a couple of girls who got scared and complained to their parents. 

Dec 06, 2021, 18:06 PM IST
Six killed in road accident in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor

Six killed in road accident in Andhra Pradesh’s Chittoor

A car carrying 8 passengers met an accident on the Puthalapattu-Naidupeta road near Chandragiri zone, Chittoor. 

Dec 05, 2021, 21:24 PM IST
Cyclone Jawad likely to weaken into deep depression by the time it makes landfall

Cyclone Jawad likely to weaken into deep depression by the time it makes landfall

“It is likely to weaken gradually and move northwards during the next 12 hours and then north-northwards along the Odisha coast, reaching close to Puri as a deep depression,” the IMD said.

Dec 04, 2021, 12:41 PM IST
Konijeti Rosaiah, former Andhra Pradesh CM, dies at 88

Konijeti Rosaiah, former Andhra Pradesh CM, dies at 88

Rosaiah had also served as the governor of Tamil Nadu.

Dec 04, 2021, 10:05 AM IST
Weather alert: Three states to witness 'very heavy rainfall' today, predicts IMD amid Cyclone Jawad warning

Weather alert: Three states to witness 'very heavy rainfall' today, predicts IMD amid Cyclone Jawad warning

Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal are likely to witness heavy rains on Saturday and Sunday, while isolated places over Assam, Meghalaya and Tripura are likely to witness showers on Monday,

Dec 04, 2021, 09:24 AM IST
Cyclone Jawad: Indian Navy ramps up rescue operations, Odisha shuts schools ahead of landfall

Cyclone Jawad: Indian Navy ramps up rescue operations, Odisha shuts schools ahead of landfall

The Andhra Pradesh government has evacuated over 54,008 people from three districts ahead of Cyclone Jawad landfall. The Odisha government has ordered to keep the schools closed in 19 districts of

Dec 04, 2021, 06:32 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1,000 cr flood relief

Andhra Pradesh CM writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking Rs 1,000 cr flood relief

He mentioned that the cost of the crops damage and loss to infrastructure is estimated at Rs 6,054.29 crore.

Nov 24, 2021, 15:26 PM IST
Torrential rainfall, floods batter southern states, Andhra worst hit, Karnataka on high alert

Torrential rainfall, floods batter southern states, Andhra worst hit, Karnataka on high alert

"Light to moderate scattered/fairly widespread rainfall over Karnataka, Kerala & Mahe and Tamilnadu, Puducherry & Karaikal during next 5 days. Isolated heavy rainfall over Tamilnadu,

Nov 22, 2021, 07:55 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh floods: Death toll mounts to 31; people stranded as rail, road routes cut off

Andhra Pradesh floods: Death toll mounts to 31; people stranded as rail, road routes cut off

The railway authorities announced cancellation of 42 trains on the Chennai-Vijayawada grand trunk route, while several other trains were partially cancelled or diverted.

Nov 21, 2021, 20:19 PM IST
Ministry of Defence (Navy) Recruitment 2021: Apply for 275 Apprentice posts, details here

Ministry of Defence (Navy) Recruitment 2021: Apply for 275 Apprentice posts, details here

Ministry of Defence (Navy) Recruitment 2021 will fill a total of 275 vacancies at the Naval Dockyard Apprentices School, Visakhapatnam for the training year 2022-23 batch. 

Nov 20, 2021, 19:01 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh: 4 killed after building collapses in Anantapur due to heavy rains

Andhra Pradesh: 4 killed after building collapses in Anantapur due to heavy rains

"The building collapsed at around 3 am in the Kadiri town of Anantapur district. The three-storey old building was constructing another two floors by sharing the wall with an adjacent building,"

Nov 20, 2021, 13:58 PM IST
Heavy rains lash Tirupati, flooded roads to Lord Balaji shrine shut; watch horrifying footage

Heavy rains lash Tirupati, flooded roads to Lord Balaji shrine shut; watch horrifying footage

The two ghat roads leading to the ancient shrine of Lord Venkateswara at Tirumala have been indefinitely shut. 

Nov 18, 2021, 21:56 PM IST
Bridegroom's family lays blacktop road just day before marriage for guests' convenience

Bridegroom's family lays blacktop road just day before marriage for guests' convenience

In West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh, a bridegroom's family literally had to lay a blacktop road a day before the marriage to enable their invitees have a smooth ride to their home. 

Nov 15, 2021, 21:10 PM IST
Several parts in Visakhapatnam witness mild tremors, local residents report explosion-like sound

Several parts in Visakhapatnam witness mild tremors, local residents report explosion-like sound

The police informed that no casualties have been reported.

Nov 14, 2021, 14:36 PM IST
Amit Shah offers prayers at Lord Balaji temple- See pics

Amit Shah offers prayers at Lord Balaji temple- See pics

Amit Shah, clad in traditional attire, was accorded a warm reception by top officials of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) that governs the ancient shrine of Lord Venkateswara. 

Nov 13, 2021, 23:35 PM IST
Odisha, Andhra to experience heavy rainfall next week: IMD

Odisha, Andhra to experience heavy rainfall next week: IMD

IMD had issued a yellow warning for south-coastal Odisha on Wednesday and the coastal regions of Andhra Pradesh are likely to receive moderate rainfall. 

Nov 13, 2021, 15:46 PM IST