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Chittoor Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Chittoor Lok Sabha constituency of Andhra Pradesh. 

Apr 04, 2019, 18:57 PM IST

Chittoor Lok Sabha constituency

Chittoor is one of 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in Andhra Pradesh.

Mar 08, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

Cyclone Vardah: Two dead in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh as heavy rains lash the region

Two persons were killed overnight in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh due to cyclone Vardah as heavy rains lashed the region, officials said.

Dec 13, 2016, 12:09 PM IST

Ganesh Chaturthi: Top 5 Bappa's temples in India you must visit!

Top 5 Bappa's temples in India to visit this Ganesha Chaturthi!

Sep 05, 2016, 12:03 PM IST

She's just 8 months old but parents want mercy killing: Read her story

The couple reportedly approached the Tamballapalle civil court for killing their daughter through passive euthanasia.

Jun 25, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Heavy rains batter Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu; over 80 dead

Officials said 14,000 people were shifted to relief camps in Nellore and Chittoor districts.

Nov 17, 2015, 21:42 PM IST

Chittoor Mayor Katari Anuradha shot dead in office

Mayor of Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district was shot in her office. Her husband also got fatally injured.

Nov 17, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

Chittoor Mayor Katari Anuradha brutally murdered, husband injured in attack

Three men allegedly wearing burkas barged into the office of the Chittoor Municipal Corporation in Andhra Pradesh and attacked the couple, both leaders of the ruling Telugu Desam Party (TDP).

Nov 17, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Andhra Pradesh Police mulls use of drones to check red sanders smuggling

The Andhra Pradesh police is mulling the use of drone cameras for enhanced surveillance in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor-Kadapa-Nellore region in its bid to tighten the noose around red sanders smugglers.

Sep 23, 2015, 11:00 AM IST

Chittoor killings: HC refuses to hand over probe to CBI

The Hyderabad High Court on Monday declined to order a CBI inquiry into the killing of 20 red sander woodcutters by Andhra Pradesh police in Chittoor district of the state in April this year.

Jul 06, 2015, 21:56 PM IST

'Lot of inputs from 3 witnesses in woodcutter firing incident'

A top police officer probing the gunning down of 20 woodcutters from Tamil Nadu in the forests of Andhra Pradesh in April said that a lot of inputs have been received from the three main witnesses and the report will be submitted soon.

Jun 25, 2015, 05:59 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh police arrests eight red sander smugglers

Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested eight smugglers of red sanders, officials said on Saturday.

Jun 20, 2015, 18:35 PM IST

Heatwave: Toll reaches 1,735 in Andhra Pradesh

Sixteen more persons died due to heat wave in Andhra Pradesh in the last 24 hours taking the toll to 1,735 today, officials said.

Jun 02, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Heat wave: Death toll crosses 1300 mark in Andhra Pradesh

The death toll due to searing heatwave sweeping Andhra Pradesh has crossed the 1300 mark on Thursday and has claimed 314 more lives in the last 24 hours, officials said.

May 28, 2015, 23:03 PM IST

Andhra police arrest Chinese smuggler of red sander

Andhra Pradesh Police have arrested a Chinese smuggler of red sanders, officials said on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 14:07 PM IST

Chittoor killings: HC asks AP Police to furnish case diary

The Hyderabad High Court Friday directed Andhra Pradesh Police to furnish the case diary relating to a case registered in connection with the killing of 20 people in police firing in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor district on April 7.

Apr 24, 2015, 15:31 PM IST

Witnesses question encounter theory in Chittoor killing

Three witnesses in the killing of 20 men in Seshachalam forests in Andhra Pradesh have come out in the open questioning the encounter theory of the police.

Apr 24, 2015, 00:00 AM IST

Andhra, Telangana police submit reports to NHRC on killings

Andhra Pradesh and Telangana police on Thursday submitted reports on the killings of 20 woodcutters in Chittor and five undertrial prisoners respectively to the NHRC.

Apr 23, 2015, 06:02 AM IST

Chittoor firing: Hyderabad HC orders fresh post-mortem of 5 victims

 The Hyderabad High Court on Friday ordered fresh autopsies for another five victims of the police firing in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh state on April 7.

Apr 17, 2015, 19:26 PM IST

Pro-Tamil group protests against Chittoor encounter

Activists of a pro-Tamil group, Dravidar Viduthalai Katchi, took to the streets in Chennai on Thursday to protest against the alleged encounter of 20 suspected sandalwood smugglers.

Apr 16, 2015, 15:29 PM IST