Andhra Pradesh News

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy reviews flood situation as several villages still inundated

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy reviews flood situation as several villages still inundated

In East Godavari district, 95 relief camps have been opened where 14,477 people have been accommodated from flood-hit villages.

Aug 18, 2020, 18:56 PM IST
Centre announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for victims' kin of Vijayawada fire

Centre announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia for victims' kin of Vijayawada fire

The PM said he discussed the incident with Andhra CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy and assured all possible help. "Anguished by the fire at a COVID centre in Vijayawada. My thoughts are with those who have

Aug 09, 2020, 19:04 PM IST
10 dead, 10 injured as fire breaks out at COVID-19 care centre in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada

10 dead, 10 injured as fire breaks out at COVID-19 care centre in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada

At least 10 people died and 10 got injured after a major fire erupted at Swarna palace, a hotel-turned-coronavirus COVID-19 facility, in Andhra Pradesh's Vijayawada city on Sunday (August 9) morning

Aug 09, 2020, 08:04 AM IST
Chandrababu Naidu condemns beating of Dalit man by Andhra Pradesh Police, says YSRCP atrocities increasing in the state

Chandrababu Naidu condemns beating of Dalit man by Andhra Pradesh Police, says YSRCP atrocities increasing in the state

Chandrababu Naidu has several times in the past denounced the police action against Dalits alleging that atrocities on Dalits have increased under Jagan Mohan Reddys rule.

Aug 05, 2020, 11:58 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh High Court orders status quo on two new laws for three capitals for the state; next hearing on August 14

Andhra Pradesh High Court orders status quo on two new laws for three capitals for the state; next hearing on August 14

A division bench comprising justices Rakesh Kumar, A V Sesha Sai, and M Satyanarayana Murthy passed the order during the hearing of a batch of interim applications filed by the Amaravati Parirakshana

Aug 04, 2020, 20:28 PM IST
10 dead as crane collapses over construction workers in Visakhapatnam shipyard

10 dead as crane collapses over construction workers in Visakhapatnam shipyard

A crane collapsed at Hindustan Shipyard Limited in Visakhapatnam on Saturday,

Aug 01, 2020, 14:21 PM IST
Governor BB Harichandan approves CM Jagan Mohan Reddy's three capital plan for Andhra Pradesh

Governor BB Harichandan approves CM Jagan Mohan Reddy's three capital plan for Andhra Pradesh

Though the two Bills will now formally become law following the Governor's assent, the government will have to clear legal hurdles before it could finally make its three capitals plan a reality.

Jul 31, 2020, 20:34 PM IST
MoU with Amul will give boost to dairy industry in Andhra Pradesh: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

MoU with Amul will give boost to dairy industry in Andhra Pradesh: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

It is expected that this initiative will help dairy farmers get a good remunerative price and also consumers getting quality products at competitive prices.

Jul 20, 2020, 20:30 PM IST
Former chief priest of Tirumala Sri Venkateshwara Swami Temple, Srinivasa Murthy Deekshitulu, dies due to COVID-19

Former chief priest of Tirumala Sri Venkateshwara Swami Temple, Srinivasa Murthy Deekshitulu, dies due to COVID-19

One of the former chief priests of Tirumala Sri Venkateshwara Swami Temple, Peddinti Srinivasamurthy Deekshitulu, died on Monday (July 20) while undergoing treatment for coronavirus COVID-19 at

Jul 20, 2020, 12:59 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh BJP chief urges Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan to reject state capital decentralisation bills

Andhra Pradesh BJP chief urges Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan to reject state capital decentralisation bills

Andhra Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Kanna Lakshmi Narayana on Saturday (July 18) wrote a letter to Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswabhushan Harichandan, requesting him not to approve

Jul 19, 2020, 12:42 PM IST
All Class 10 students in Andhra Pradesh declared pass as government cancels SSC exams 2020

All Class 10 students in Andhra Pradesh declared pass as government cancels SSC exams 2020

Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday (July 14) issued official orders cancelling the SSC exams 2020 in the state amid coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak and announced that it would pass all the enrolled

Jul 15, 2020, 10:13 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 15,000 for final rites of people succumbing to coronavirus COVID-19

Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 15,000 for final rites of people succumbing to coronavirus COVID-19

The Chief Minister also instructed the officials to come up with feedback call center number at COVID centers in order to receive suggestions. 

Jul 14, 2020, 20:57 PM IST
Fire breaks out at pharmaceutical unit in Visakhapatnam, one injured

Fire breaks out at pharmaceutical unit in Visakhapatnam, one injured

Ten fire tenders (7 state government and 3 local companies) were rushed to the incident site to douse the flames, according to officials.

Jul 14, 2020, 08:27 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh postpones all Common Entrance Tests amid prevailing coronavirus COVID-19 situation

Andhra Pradesh postpones all Common Entrance Tests amid prevailing coronavirus COVID-19 situation

Meanwhile, mock tests will be conducted for the benefit of students.

Jul 14, 2020, 00:29 AM IST
Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train beyond national borders for first time, sends dry chillies to Bangladesh

Indian Railways loads Special Parcel Train beyond national borders for first time, sends dry chillies to Bangladesh

Each Parcel Van was loaded with 466 Dry Chillies bags, weighing around 19.9 tonnes.

Jul 12, 2020, 17:52 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to roll out 1088 ambulances on July 1

Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy to roll out 1088 ambulances on July 1

The State government has taken up this initiative with a total budget of Rs 201 crore. 

Jun 30, 2020, 18:08 PM IST
2 dead, four injured as gas leaks at pharma company in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

2 dead, four injured as gas leaks at pharma company in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam

At least two people were killed and four injured due to gas leakage at Sainor Life Sciences in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam in the wee hours Tuesday (June 30). 

Jun 30, 2020, 07:53 AM IST
Andhra Pradesh planning to re-open schools by August end: Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh

Andhra Pradesh planning to re-open schools by August end: Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh

He also released a toll-free number 1800 123 123 124 for addressing students` grievances. 

Jun 27, 2020, 23:42 PM IST
Andhra Pradesh government to soon decide on conducting final semester exams for UG/PG students

Andhra Pradesh government to soon decide on conducting final semester exams for UG/PG students

Andhra Pradesh government is soon going to take a decision on holding of final semester examinations for Undergraduate/Post Graduate students in the state. The announcement was made by State

Jun 24, 2020, 08:45 AM IST
Solar Eclipse 2020: Special rituals at Balaji temple during Surya Grahan today

Solar Eclipse 2020: Special rituals at Balaji temple during Surya Grahan today

18 am and 1:38 pm, the main doors of Tirumala temple were closed on Saturday (June 20) night after Ekanta Seva.

Jun 21, 2020, 07:28 AM IST