Vizianagaram

  • Government support for Arya Vysya community lauded in Vizianagaram June 29, 2022 2:54 am The State government has taken several measures for the welfare of the Arya Vysya community in the State by sanctioning funds for self-employment programmes, Vizianagaram MLA Kolagatla Veerabhadra Swamy said on Tuesday. The MLA made the observations while …
  • Vizianagaram And Chipurupalli Railway Stations Display Locally Manufactured Jute Products June 28, 2022 6:40 pm (MENAFN- KNN India) Vizianagaram and Chipurupalli railway stations display locally manufactured jute products Visakhapatnam, June 28 (KNN) Under the 'One Station, One Product' initiative, Vizianagaram and Chipurupalli railway stations have …
  • Andhra Pradesh: 60 accident-prone areas identified in Vizianagaram district, says Deputy Transport Commissioner June 26, 2022 1:10 pm ‘With the help of other departments, steps being taken to prevent mishaps at these locations’ ‘With the help of other departments, steps being taken to prevent mishaps at these locations’ Vizianagaram Deputy Transport Commissioner Ch. Sridevi said that the …
  • Thousands take part in yoga camps in Vizianagaram June 21, 2022 3:14 pm Thousands of people took part in yoga camps organised to on the occasion of International Yoga Day on Tuesday. the celebrations remained low-key affairs in 2020 and 2021 owing to the restrictions imposed on gatherings in view of the coronavirus pandemic. …
  • Andhra Pradesh: injustice done to Vizianagaram district during TDP’s rule, alleges YSRCP June 18, 2022 2:07 pm Vizianagaram MP Bellana Chandrasekhar, MLC Penumatsa Suresh Babu, Zilla Parishad chairperson Majji Srinivasa Rao and MLAs Kolagatla Veerabhadra Swamy, Kadubandi Srinivasa Rao and others alleged that former Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu had done …
  • ACB arrests Sub-Treasury Officer in Vizianagaram while accepting... June 13, 2022 4:45 pm Vizianagaram: The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) arrested A.P. Govindaraju, who is working as a Sub-Treasury Officer at Rajam while accepting a bribe of Rs 10,000 from an agriculture extension officer for processing the official bills on Monday. ACB DSP BVSS …
  • Vizianagaram: Naidu to take part in roadshows at Cheepurupalli, Nellimarla on June 17 June 12, 2022 2:39 pm Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national president N. Chandrababu Naidu will participate in two roadshows in Cheepurupalli and Nellimarla in Vizianagaram district on June 17. The visit of Mr. Naidu will start with a public meeting in Cheepurupalli, the Assembly …
  • Artisans In AP Handloom Exhibition In Vizianagaram Display Sarees, Toys, Pearls & Jewellery June 11, 2022 7:22 pm (MENAFN- KNN India) Artisans in AP handloom exhibition in Vizianagaram display Sarees, Toys, Pearls & jewellery Vizianagaram, June 11 (KNN) Artisans from Telangana and Andhra Pradesh have come up with a range of products at the ongoing handloom …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Make Vizianagaram free from child labour, says MP June 11, 2022 2:25 pm Member of Parliament B. Chandrasekhar on Saturday urged all the stakeholders to strive hard to make the district free from child labour. He urged teachers, volunteers, staff of village and ward secretariats, the representatives of NGOs to ensure enrollment …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Vizianagaram SP urges all men also to download Disha app June 10, 2022 1:08 pm ‘They can also alert the police personnel when their family members are in emergency’ ‘They can also alert the police personnel when their family members are in emergency’ Vizianagaram Superintendent of Police M. Deepika asked all the men to download Disha …
  • Andhra Pradesh: handloom exhibition gets under way in Vizianagaram June 10, 2022 1:08 pm After incurring huge losses during COVID-19 period and lockdown, many artisans of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are trying their luck by establishing stalls at handloom exhibition, Cheneta Hastakala Pradarsana, at Masonic temple, adjacent to APSRTC complex, …
  • Vizianagaram: Yantra Seva tractors distributed June 7, 2022 11:04 pm Vizianagaram: Zilla Parishad chairperson Majji Srinivasa Rao said that the YSRCP government is giving top priority to the farmers and supporting the farming community in all ways. On Tuesday, he distributed 212 tractors and other farm equipment under YSR …
  • Vizianagaram: SITAM students visit ISRO station June 3, 2022 10:57 pm Vizianagaram: As part of a science expedition visit, SITAM ECE students visited ISRO (Indian Space Research Organisation) in Sriharikota. Students visited various wings of the organisation. Scientists K Madhu and P Adinarayana described the students about …
  • JNTU Vizianagaram gets Autonomy Status June 1, 2022 1:40 pm Vizianagaram: JNTUGV College of Engineering Vizianagaram is conferred with Autonomous status by University Grants Commission (UGC). An expert committee from UGC visited the college in December 2021 and evaluated the institute on the basis of quality of …
  • Vizianagaram gets facelift with Shilparamam May 31, 2022 11:36 pm Vizianagaram: The historical and fort city Vizianagaram has a new facelift with Shilparamam, which will be inaugurated on Wednesday. Shilparamam was constructed on 41 acres of land with a children's play area, park, recreation facilities, food court, …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Speed up probe into pending cases, says Vizianagaram SP May 31, 2022 3:10 pm Vizianagaram Superintendent of Police M. Deepika on Tuesday asked Station House Officers (SHOs) in the district to speed up investigation into pending cases and produce all necessary documents in the respective courts on time to ensure swift justice for …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Shilparamam to be opened tomorrow in Vizianagaram May 30, 2022 1:36 pm Shilparamam, which was constructed on 44 acres of land, will be inaugurated on June 1, according to Vizianagaram Collector A. Suryakumari. The crafts village was built a few years ago, but could not be opened immediately due to various reasons. After …
  • Vizianagaram: 59-year-old cop bags 5 medals in masters sports May 28, 2022 7:29 pm Vizianagaram: A 59-year-old cop working with Vizianagaram district police has delivered outstanding performance in national masters athletics and bagged five medals. The government of India has organised 41st National level masters athletics competitions …
  • Somu Veerraju to visit Vizianagaram, Srikakulam districts on May 23 and 24 May 22, 2022 12:54 pm BJP State president Somu Veerraju will conduct review meetings in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts on May 23 and 24 (Monday and Tuesday). Mr. Veerraju will interact with the party leaders and activists at Cheepurupalli in Vizianagaram district on …
  • 4-year-old orphan girl of Vizianagaram Sishugruha finds new home in Italy May 22, 2022 12:25 am Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A 4-year-old orphan girl from Vizianagaram Sishugruha has found a new home in Italy as an Italian couple came forward to adopt her as per the Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) guidelines. District Collector A …
  • Andhra Pradesh: several BSP leaders quit party in Vizianagaram district May 21, 2022 1:20 pm Bahujan Samaj Party’s Vizianagaram district former President Pandranki Venkata Ramana, senior leaders Golla Eswara Rao, Korada Venkata Ramana Yadav, Yellapu Nagesh and others resigned from the party, alleging that the party State leadership failed to …
  • Slump in construction activity hits businesses in Vizianagaram May 20, 2022 1:50 pm A slump in construction industry has impacted business activity of firms selling tiles, plumbing equipment, hardware, electrical goods, glass material, wooden furniture and others in Vizianagaram. Almost all the shops witnessed a significant drop in sales, …
  • Vizianagaram: NDRF launches training on preparedness May 13, 2022 8:06 pm Vizianagaram: As a part of Familiarisation Exercise (FAMEX)-2022, the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has begun training on various aspects of disaster preparedness. With a goal to equip the administration for a speedy and effective response to …
  • Vizianagaram: YSR's statue disfigured May 4, 2022 7:17 pm Vizianagaram: Tension prevailed in Krishnapallli village of Parvathipuram after a person disfigured statue of late chief minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy. The local YSRCP sympathisers tried to stop him, but he resisted. They thrashed him and restrained him …
  • Andhra Pradesh Shocker: Woman Raped by 20-Year-Old in Vizianagaram; Accused Arrested May 4, 2022 11:33 am Vizianagaram, May 4: The 26-year-old woman, a mother of two, belonged to Parvathipuram Manyam district. She had come to Vizianagaram town in search of livelihood. According to a report in TOI, police said the woman had separated from her husband and had …
  • Lone woman raped in Vizianagaram May 4, 2022 3:22 am  . When she opened the door, one of them entered the house and asked the woman’s male friend to leave the place. Later, he raped the woman and fled from the spot. The woman, along with a few of her friends, approached police on Tuesday morning. — …
  • Vizianagaram youth held for raping mother of 2 May 3, 2022 11:32 pm By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A young mother of two was allegedly raped twice by the same man in her children’s presence at two different places in VUDA Colony here late on Monday night. Police said the prime accused, identified only as Cherry (20 …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Married woman raped in Vizianagaram May 3, 2022 2:00 pm Vizianagaram: One person was arrested for alleged rape of a woman in the city on Monday night. Hailing from the Parvatipuram district in Andhra Pradesh, the woman lives with her two children in the city, working in a tea shop to eke out a livelihood. On …
  • Burnt body of woman found in Vizianagaram April 30, 2022 11:26 am Vizianagaram: The police on Saturday recovered a burnt dead body of a woman in an isolated place in Dendaka on Saturday morning. The police said that the woman might have been molested and then burnt. The woman's identification is yet to be known, said …
  • Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya tours Vizianagaram district April 26, 2022 9:55 pm Vizianagaram: Union minister for health and family welfare Mansukh Mandaviya undertook whirlwind tour in the district on Tuesday. He visited several places like Rythu Bharosa Kendra in Pusapatirega, reviewed housing schemes, Nadu-Nedu school renovation …
  • Infant found abandoned in Andhra's Vizianagaram April 26, 2022 6:16 am Andhra Pradesh: On Monday, the police officials in Vizianagaram, Andhra Pradesh, found an abandoned infant boy on the railway tracks of the Vizianagaram district. Inspector BS Rao of the Kothavalasa Circle stated, "On Monday morning at 6 a.m., an …
  • Abandoned baby boy found in Andhra’s Vizianagaram April 26, 2022 4:36 am Vizianagaram (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 26 (ANI): In a tragic incident, an abandoned baby boy was found on the railway tracks of Vizianagaram district on Monday, the police said. According to Kothavalasa Circle Inspector BS Rao, he said, “An abandoned …
  • India News | Abandoned Baby Boy Found in Andhra's Vizianagaram April 26, 2022 4:00 am Vizianagaram (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 26 (ANI): In a tragic incident, an abandoned baby boy was found on the railway tracks of Vizianagaram district on Monday, the police said. According to Kothavalasa Circle Inspector BS Rao, he said, "An …
  • Fire breaks out at a fast food centre in Vizianagaram, incurs a... April 21, 2022 8:52 am A fire broke out due to an electrical short circuit on Thursday morning at a roadside fast food centre near Dolapeta check post in Rajam mandal district of Vizianagaram. The blaze spread throughout the store, exploding four gas cylinders and engulfed the …
  • Student died, two hospitalised after snake-bite in hostel room in Vizianagaram March 4, 2022 7:54 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: In a tragic incident, a class VIII student died after being bitten by a snake, and two others were hospitalized in a Government Social Welfare Boys’ Hostel, Kurupam in Vizianagaram district on Thursday midnight. The …
  • Two Graduates from Vizianagaram Prove that Farming is a Successful & Lucrative Career; Read Their Story March 3, 2022 10:09 pm Two young from Vizianagaram A career in agriculture may not be high on the priority list of today's youth, particularly those from metropolitan regions. It is certainly not the preferred option for management and engineering graduates from prestigious …
  • Vizianagaram police recovers 6 kg of gold from notorious criminal February 26, 2022 1:52 pm Published: Published Date - 05:26 PM, Sat - 26 February 22 Vizianagaram: The city police have arrested a notorious criminal and recovered from him 6.18 kg out of 8 kg of gold stolen from a jewellery shop near Clock Tower here early this week. Informing …
  • Centre seeks land for Vizianagaram tribal varsity February 3, 2022 1:34 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Centre has written to the Andhra Pradesh government to hand over land for setting up a tribal university in Vizianagaram, the Rajya Sabha was told on Wednesday. Replying to BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao, Minister of State …
  • Statutory licenses, proper maintenance compulsory for theaters in A.P.’s Vizianagaram December 26, 2021 11:12 am Vizianagaram district administration directed all theatre owners to get statutory licenses and from Fire, Municipal authorities and other departments as early as possible to run the shows in their respective cinema halls. The senior officials including …
  • Andhra Pradesh records first Omicron case as passenger from Ireland tests positive in Vizianagaram  December 12, 2021 7:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh reported its first Omicron positive case on Sunday, December 12, 2021, as a 34-year-old international traveller, who came from Ireland to Vizianagaram district tested positive for the new variant of COVID- …
  • Cyclone Jawad likely to cause major damages in Srikakulam, Vizianagaram December 3, 2021 11:48 am Srikakulam and Vizianagaram districts that were badly affected by the recent Gulab cyclone may face nature’s fury again in the form of cyclone Jawad. Its impact is expected to be more on Srikakulam and Vizianagaram of north Andhra region as per the latest …
  • Pydithalli temple fest begins in Andhra Pradesh's Vizianagaram October 19, 2021 4:47 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Amid pomp and gaiety, the grand festival of Goddess Pydithalli started with Tholella Utsavam on Monday. On the occasion, hereditary trustee and MANSAS Trust chairman Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju, along with his family …
  • Vizianagaram leads in fortified rice distribution September 6, 2021 11:09 pm
  • Sakhinetipalle SI ends life in Vizianagaram August 30, 2021 3:08 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A 25-year-old woman SI has allegedly ended her life at Police Training College in Vizianagaram on Sunday. She was identified as K Bhavani, who was worked in Sakhinetipalle police station in the East Godavari district. …
  • Woman SI ends life at police training hostel in Vizianagaram August 29, 2021 7:18 pm VISAKHAPATNAM: A woman police sub-inspector in East Godavari committed suicide at the Police Training College hostel in Vizianagaram on Sunday. Deceased K. Bhavani who belonged to the 2018 batch of SIs had been posted at Sakhinetipalli police station. …
  • Woman SI commits suicide in police training college in Vizianagaram August 29, 2021 11:55 am Published: Published Date - 05:25 PM, Sun - 29 August 21 Vizianagaram: A woman Sub-Inspector of Police K. Bhavani, 25, committed suicide on Saturday after midnight, by hanging herself from the ceiling fan at the police training college (PTC) quarters here. …
  • Vizianagaram Collector takes feedback from people over government schemes August 27, 2021 11:15 am Vizianagaram Collector A. Suryakumari on Friday directed employees and ward volunteers to ensure effective implementation of government schemes at grass root level since the Chief Minister YS.Jaganmohan Reddy was very keen to ensure the benefits of welfare …
  • 10 more coronavirus cases in Vizianagaram, 17 teachers test positive in Chittoor district August 26, 2021 4:30 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM/CHITTOOR: The total number of students testing positive for Covid-19 in Vizianagaram district rose to 40 by Wednesday with 10 more contracting coronavirus. The 10 new cases were reported from Bobbili primary school. …
  • 10 primary school children test Covid positive in Vizianagaram August 25, 2021 6:41 pm Published: Published Date - 12:11 AM, Thu - 26 August 21 Vizianagaram: Ten children studying in fourth class in a municipal primary school in the Bobbili area have tested positive for coronavirus disease. Mandal Education Officer Lakshmana Rao said on …
  • 21-year-old woman set ablaze by fiance in Vizianagaram district, suffers 60 percent burns August 20, 2021 10:33 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A 21-year-old woman was allegedly set ablaze by her fiance in Chowduwada of Pusapatirega mandal of Vizianagaram district late on Thursday night. She suffered 60 percent burns. Her sister and nephew too suffered burns …
  • COVID second wave continues to haunt Vizianagaram, Srikakulam August 7, 2021 1:51 am The COVID second wave continues to worry people of Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts, thanks to new positive cases in spite of the vaccination drive. Around 30 new positive cases are being reported every day in Vizianagaram district. As many as 180 …
  • Hours before delivery pregnant woman carried in a doli for 3 km in Vizianagaram June 26, 2021 9:36 pm VISAKHAPATNAM: A pregnant woman close to delivery time had to be carried on a makeshift stretcher (in local parlance doli) for a distance of three kilometres to get a vehicle to reach the hospital. The vehicle point was over three kms from her residence at …
  • She is a call away to serve food to Covid patients in Vizianagaram June 6, 2021 4:46 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: What started as a small initiative by a woman to serve free food to a few Covid-19 patients in home isolation, has proved to be a boon to several needy people in Vizianagaram now.  Varanasi Santoshi Raj of Kalighat Colony, …
  • AP govt supplies Fortified rice through PDS in Vizianagaram June 2, 2021 11:10 am Vizianagaram: The Andhra Pradesh government is supplying fortified rice under the public distribution system in the district to improve public health. The scheme, which was hitherto available only in two Assembly constituencies on an experimental basis, is …
  • Rajiv Gandhi’s ‘Last Journey’ began in Vizianagaram on May 21, 1991 May 21, 2021 10:15 am Former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi’s ‘Last Journey’ began from Fort City on the fateful day of May 21, 1991, Exactly, thirty years ago, people of ​people of Vizianagaram were in full of joy till evening and surrounded by complete sadness by late night at …
  • Coronavirus | Vizianagaram Deputy Mayor died of COVID-19 May 5, 2021 7:37 am Even before taking up full responsibilities, Vizianagaram Deputy Mayor Macchu Nagalakshmi, 45 years, succumbed to coronavirus in early hours of Wednesday. In recent civic polls, she was elected from first division of Vizianagaram Municipal Corporation. …
  • TDP chief blames govt for Vizianagaram deaths  April 27, 2021 2:22 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  TDP supremo N Chandrababu Naidu expressed shock and grief over the death of Covid patients due to lack of timely oxygen supply at Maharaja Hospital in Vizianagaram, and blamed the government for the incident.In a …
  • 2 Covid patients die in Vizianagaram hospital, Naidu targets Jagan April 26, 2021 12:01 pm The death of two Covid patients at the Maharaja Government Hospital in Vizianagaram, has turned into a controversy with the opposition claiming that lack of oxygen led to the deaths, and the district administration denying it. Two persons died and several …
  • Oxygen shortage in Vizianagaram April 26, 2021 6:03 am
  • Kisan rail parcel express trains from Vizianagaram April 16, 2021 12:36 pm Visakhapatnam: To cater to the needs of mango traders, Waltair division of East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run Time Tabled Kisan Rail Parcel Express Trains from Vizianagaram, the nodal point for transportation of mangoes from this region, to …
  • Season’s first mango special train leaves from Vizianagaram April 14, 2021 12:19 pm Visakhapatnam: The Waltair Division of East Coast Railway, in its efforts to ensure uninterrupted supply of essential commodities, Waltair Division of East Coast Railway is running parcel special express trains from Vizianagaram, the nodal point for …
  • Four dead, 20 hurt as two RTC buses ram into each other in Andhra's Vizianagaram district March 29, 2021 11:57 pm By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: Four persons were killed and 20 others suffered injuries in a collision between two APSRTC buses and a domestic gas cylinder-laden lorry at Sunkarimetta in Vizianagaram district in the early hours of Monday. According …
  • 212 COVID-19 infections emerge from 37,000 samples; no new case in Vizianagaram December 29, 2020 3:57 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  For the second consecutive day,  Vizianagaram district did not report any new case of Covid-19 and it continues to remain as the district with least number of total cases (41,008) in Andhra Pradesh. Meanwhile, Covid-19 …
  • Vizianagaram reports no new case of coronavirus for the first time since May December 28, 2020 5:49 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: For the first time since May, Vizianagaram did not report any new case of coronavirus even as a total of 349 were added afresh across the state in 24 hours ending 9 am on Sunday. The North Andhra district also has the …
  • New twist in Vizianagaram royal family controversy October 29, 2020 6:34 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM:  In another twist to the controversy between members of the erstwhile Vizianagaram royal family, Lok Satta president Dr PVG Raju Kalavedika and party member Besetti Babji organised Mouna Deeksha on Wednesday in …
  • Tribal welfare groups demand CBI probe in Vizianagaram Kendriya Vidyalaya teacher death September 16, 2020 7:03 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The death of a teacher of Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV), Vizianagaram, more than 10 days back, snowballed into a controversy with tribal welfare organizations alleging foul play and demanding CBI probe. The 29-year-old teacher …
  • Surge of cases continues in Vizianagaram, Srikakulam August 24, 2020 6:09 am Notwithstanding the COVID-19 protocols, both Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts have, in the last one week, been witnessing 800 to 1,000 positive cases every day on an average. The number of positive cases in both the districts is more than 34,000. In …
  • More than 15 COVID-19 patients take shelter under a tree shade in Vizianagaram August 12, 2020 9:23 am Vizianagaram: More than 15 people who were tested positive for COVID-19 in Kharasavalasa village, Salur Mandal of Vizianagaram district have taken shelter under a tree shade claiming lack of facility being provided by the administration. The news came to …
  • Spike in cases causes concern for officials in Vizianagaram June 21, 2020 2:57 am Many positive cases are being detected every day in rural and semi urban areas of Vizianagaram district, causing tension among officials. The number of cases has already gone up to 126 and the figure may go up in a couple of days as test results of many …
  • Three Lanterns Pillar demolished in Vizianagaram May 24, 2020 4:58 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM/VIZIANAGARAM: Kicking up a controversy, the Vizianagaram civic body on Friday night dismantled ‘Three Lanterns Pillar’, a popular landmark in the town, drawing criticism from various quarters, including TDP and …
  • Historical structure demolished in Vizianagaram May 24, 2020 12:17 am Vizianagaram: The three lanterns pillar, which had silently witnessed the north-coastal Andhra region transforming from imperialism to democracy, was brought down by municipal authorities late on Friday night. While heritage activists criticise officials …
  • Demolition of historical Three Lamps tower sparks protests in Vizianagaram May 23, 2020 2:29 pm Unexpected demolition of historical Three Lamps tower located near Sri Pyditalli Ammavari temple sparked wide spread agitation in the fort city on May 23. The structure, believed to have been in existence since 1860, is one of the iconic symbols of …
  • TDP cries foul over demolition of 200-year-old Three Lanterns Pillar in Vizianagaram May 23, 2020 10:30 am By Express News Service VISAKHAPATNAM: Kicking up a controversy, the administration of Vizianagaram district demolished the pre-independence era Three Lanterns Pillar, a popular landmark in the heart of Vizianagaram town, late on Friday night. While the …
  • Two more test positive in Vizianagaram May 8, 2020 2:06 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A Day after a 55-year-old woman from Chilakalapalli village in Balijipeta Mandal tested positive for COVID-19, while undergoing dialysis at a hospital in Visakhapatnam, two more positive cases were reported on Thursday …
  • Vizianagaram, the only Green Zone district in A.P. reports three COVID-19 positive cases May 7, 2020 9:47 am The State has witnessed two more deaths due to COVID-19 and has detected another 56 positive cases after testing 8,087 samples during the past 24 hours. The tally has gone up to 1,833 and the number of active patients is 1,015. So far, 38 patients have …
  • Only locals to be allowed into Vizianagaram: SP May 2, 2020 6:27 am Vizianagaram Superintendent of Police B. Raja Kumari on Friday made it clear that the police department will allow entry only to those who are residents of Vizianagaram district and are living in other parts of the State. She said that Aadhaar proof would …
  • Covid-19: Vizianagaram patient tests negative March 22, 2020 2:07 pm
  • Vizianagaram: Man kills son over rooster death February 24, 2020 10:01 am  The rooster died while drowning in the water. Kanta Rao’s 22-year-old son, Majjiswara Rao, who came to the pond, was shocked to see the rooster dead. (Representational image) Vizianagaram: A 50-year-old farmer killed his son over the death of a rooster in …
  • Child-friendly corner at Vizianagaram police station February 6, 2020 4:12 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: To create child-friendly ambience, while dealing with children in conflict with law, and child victims, Vizianagaram police have set up a child-friendly police corner at One Town police station here. This is the first …
  • Team Vizianagaram beat Team Krishna to win kabaddi tournament February 2, 2020 6:20 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Team Vizianagaram defeated Team Krishna to win a women’s kabaddi tournament organised by South Central Railway Sports Association of Vijayawada division here on Friday night. SCR chief personnel officer (admin) G …
  • Andhra's Vizianagaram cop goes out of his way to feed and clothe the poor  January 17, 2020 3:55 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: It's not every day that you see a cop going out of his way to feed and clothe orphans and beggars. But if you see one doing it every week, it’s got to be traffic ASI S Naga Aditya from Vizianagaram. He spends Rs 2, …
  • Two arrested for raping cows at Vizianagaram farm January 8, 2020 6:40 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A farm labourer and his brother were arrested on charges of bestiality (sex with an animal) on January 1 night at Puligummi village of Mentada mandal under Andra police station limits. The incident came to light the …
  • Vizianagaram realtors savour sudden limelight December 26, 2019 3:43 am Vizianagaram district has been witnessing a steady stream of visitors, mainly realtors, investors and industrialists from Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Nellore and other places following indications from the YSRCP government that Visakhapatnam would be made the …
  • Demand for subsidised onions cause stampede like situation in Andhra's Vizianagaram rythu bazaars December 5, 2019 6:10 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A stampede like situation occurred in Cheepurupalle, Paravathipuram's Rythu bazaars on Thursday morning, when people waiting at the markets since before dawn to purchase onions, rushed en-masse when the gates of the …
  • 90 sand reaches identified inSrikakulam, Vizianagaram November 19, 2019 5:45 am Sand being supplied in a hassle-free manner in Vizianagaram and Srikakulam, with the officials identifying 90 reaches in both the districts. As many as 72 reaches were identified in Vizianagaram district and nearly 15,000 tonnes of sand was supplied to …
  • Vizianagaram dazzles in the colours of Sirimanotsavam October 19, 2019 8:47 am
  • Andhra Pradesh: Fire breaks out in Vizianagaram Wood market October 10, 2019 1:38 am
  • Andhra Pradesh: Fire breaks out in Vizianagaram Wood market October 9, 2019 6:22 am Vizianagaram: A massive fire broke out at a wood market here in the wee hours of Wednesday. No casualties have been reported so far, police said. The incident took place at around 3 am after the wooden sticks stocked in the shop caught fire. Police suspect …
  • Fire breaks out in Vizianagaram wood market October 9, 2019 6:15 am
  • Vivek Yadav, Vizianagaram DC: In hot, humid Andhra town, solar energy slashes power bills; govt offices, schools, colleges line up August 27, 2019 9:17 pm Vivek Yadav receives the award from Minister of Law and Electronics and IT Ravi Shankar Prasad. IT WAS the steep electricity bills that the District Collectorate and municipal offices were running up in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Pradesh, which …
  • Vanita Vani programme to help female cops in AP's Vizianagaram in air grievances August 25, 2019 2:01 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Giving top priority to grievances of female cops, Parvatipuram division ASP Sumit Gurud on Saturday launched a grievance redressal programme called ‘Vanita Vani’ at Parvatipuram. It is the first of its kind in the …
  • Walmart may set up bulk depot near Vizianagaram August 2, 2019 8:54 am
  • Three cops penalised for riding without helmets in Vizianagaram July 31, 2019 12:57 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM:  Three police personnel, including one ASI-ranked officer, were penalised for not wearing helmet while driving on city roads, as part of a campaign to create traffic awareness among public. Vizianagaram traffic police, …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Goods train derails in Vizianagaram July 24, 2019 11:20 am Vizianagaram: A goods train derailed near Vizianagaram Railway Station here on Wednesday. The train, carrying iron ore, was going from Raigada to Visakhapatnam. Several trains on the railway line got late due to the derailment. Further details are awaited. …
  • Three killed, 15 injured in Andhra's Vizianagaram boiler explosion June 15, 2019 6:51 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Three persons were killed and 15 others injured in a boiler explosion at Balaji Chemical Factory in Bobbili Industrial Area at around 11 am on Friday. The deceased have been identified as Allubilli Jagadeesh, 25, …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Two killed in Vizianagaram factory blast June 14, 2019 6:08 pm Category: Andhra Pradesh Posted by Shameen Published: Jun 14, 2019, 11:37 pm IST Updated: Jun 14, 2019, 11:37 pm IST Vizianagaram : At least two people were killed while sixteen others were injured after a blast in a private firm in Bobbili town on Friday. …
  • Commoners humble scions of Vizianagaram kings in polls May 26, 2019 4:26 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: The members of the king’s family were humbled by the common people in the recent elections in Vizianagaram. Even the kings and zamindars were not spared by the YSRCP tsunami. All of them tried their luck on the TDP …
  • Royal families taste defeat in Vizianagaram district May 24, 2019 7:05 am The royal families which joined hands just before the 2019 elections tasted a bitter defeat in Vizianagaram where the YSRCP won all nine Assembly seats with a comfortable majority. The party also won the Vizianagaram Parliament seat with a decent majority. …
  • Arrangements begin for counting of votes in Vizianagaram May 23, 2019 4:24 am All arrangements have been made for the counting of votes in Vizianagaram where Telugu Desam and YSRCP fought bitterly to win nine Assembly seats and one Parliament seat. Although many other parties are in the fray, the fight is confined to two parties. …
  • Cyclone Fani: 223 trains in Bhadrak-Vizianagaram section cancelled till Saturday May 3, 2019 9:20 am By IANS NEW DELHI: As a precaution against cyclone 'Fani', the Indian Railway has cancelled 223 trains in the Bhadrak-Vizianagaram section, along the coastal lines of Odisha on the Kolkata-Chennai route till May 4, officials said. A senior Railway …
  • IMD Predicts Moderate Rainfall In Parts Of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana For Next Four Days June 27, 2022 8:10 am Hyderabad: Rains lashed several districts in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana on Sunday due to the southwest monsoon. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said the low-pressure area was between 3.1 km and 5.8 km above sea level. Andhra Pradesh's …
  • Andhra Cabinet Approves 3,700 MW Adani Green Energy Projects In 4 Locations June 25, 2022 3:45 am  The Andhra Pradesh cabinet on Friday approved the proposal of Adani Green Energy Limited for setting up pumped hydro storage projects, with a total capacity to generate 3,700 MW of power, at four different locations in the state. Adani came forward to set …
  • Andhra Pradesh: SIPB clears Adani Group’s 3,700- MW green energy projects June 22, 2022 11:31 pm It also gives its nod for establishing two garment manufacturing units and a shrimp processing unit, among others It also gives its nod for establishing two garment manufacturing units and a shrimp processing unit, among others A meeting of the State …
  • Lack of facilities cripple police units in Andhra Pradesh's new districts June 16, 2022 1:02 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: It has been more than two months since new districts were formed, but the Superintendents of Police (SPs) in the newly created districts are finding it tough to carry out their daily operations due to the lack of funds, …
  • Southwest Monsoon hits Andhra Pradesh, rains to lash for three... June 14, 2022 4:52 am The southwest monsoon hits Andhra Pradesh and will expand to a few more districts in the state in one to two days. The Meteorological Department has forecasted light to moderate rains with thunder and lightning in some parts of the coastal Andhra and …
  • Monsoon likely to hit south Andhra Pradesh on Monday: IMD June 13, 2022 2:56 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Several mandals in the State continued to simmer under the summer sun even as the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted the southwest monsoon to set in over the southern parts of Andhra Pradesh on Monday. On …
  • Unlisted shares safe but tread cautiously June 12, 2022 8:26 pm Are liquid funds and debt funds the same? Which fund is ideal for short-term investment? NS VasuSrinivas, Parvathipuram There are various types of debt funds, and they are categorised based on specific goals, risk, yield and investment duration. So, within …
  • No door delivery of ration for 1000 families on Andhra-Odisha Border June 10, 2022 12:07 am Express News Service PARVATHIPURAM-MANYAM : Even as the State government introduced door delivery of Public Distribution System (PDS) ration at the doorstep of beneficiaries, a few hilltop villages on the Andhra-Odisha Border (AOB) are not getting their …
  • Dalit man tied to a tree, thrashed June 9, 2022 12:22 pm A Dalit man was allegedly tied to a tree was reportedly beaten with a chappal, over suspicion of being involved in a mobile phone theft, at V. Juttada village under Pendurthi Police Station limits in Visakhapatnam. The person who beat up the man is also …
  • Vizianagaram: Yantra Seva tractors distributed June 7, 2022 11:04 pm Vizianagaram: Zilla Parishad chairperson Majji Srinivasa Rao said that the YSRCP government is giving top priority to the farmers and supporting the farming community in all ways. On Tuesday, he distributed 212 tractors and other farm equipment under YSR …
  • 69 per cent Gurukulas students clear SSC exams June 7, 2022 12:16 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Social Welfare Minister Meruga Nagarjuna said that 69 percent of students in Dr BR Ambedkar Gurukulas cleared the SSC examinations in the state. Out of the total 13,649 students in 185 Gurukulas, 9,435 students cleared …
  • Heavy rains in Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema June 6, 2022 11:57 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Even as heavy rains lashed parts of Kakinada, Kurnool, Kadapa and Chittoor districts, four mandals in the State reported severe heatwave condition on Monday. Kakinada rural reported 11.2 cm rain followed by Kandipudi …
  • Rain brings down temperature in many districts in Andhra Pradesh June 6, 2022 5:18 pm The temperatures across the State came down on Monday owing to occurrence of heavy to light rainfall in most of the districts since Sunday night. The districts, including YSR Kadapa, Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore, Prakasam, Srikakulam, Kurnool, Sri Sathya …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Woman tied to a pillar and thrashed for cheating... June 5, 2022 6:44 am In a shocking incident, a woman was tied to a pole with rope at Rachchabandha and beaten for deceiving the people in the name of chit funds in Parvathipuram Manyam district. Going into the details, Shobha, who hails from CVN village in Komarada mandal of …
  • Parvathipuram: Doctors blamed for death of pregnant woman June 4, 2022 10:05 pm Parvathipuram: The death of a pregnant woman along with infant in the womb allegedly due to medical negligence sparked violence by Jana Sena Party supporters on Saturday. The leaders approached the medical officials in Manyam district and questioned why …
  • Locals tie woman to a temple pillar over chit fund fraud June 4, 2022 10:19 am Parvathipuram Manyam: In a shocking incident, locals of a village tied up a woman who has allegedly cheated the villagers and looted around Rs.1.5 crores. According to the sources woman identified as A Sobha of Sivini village in Komarada mandal has been …
  • Heatwave to continue for three days in Andhra Pradesh, mercury may go past 45 degree Celsius June 3, 2022 12:06 pm By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Even as the southwest monsoon is expected to reach Andhra Pradesh in a few days, mercury level in the State is increasing day by day. On Thursday, five mandals experienced severe heatwave conditions and 81 mandals had …
  • Many places in Andhra Pradesh reel under severe heat conditions May 28, 2022 4:46 pm The State reeled under hot weather on Saturday with many places recording higher maximum temperatures. Several areas recorded above normal maximum temperatures. While Friday was less hot, the temperatures rose to above 40 degrees Celsius in many areas on …
  • Visakhapatnam: Income Tax Department organises outreach programme May 28, 2022 12:49 am As part of outreach programmes being conducted by the Directorate, Visakhapatnam Wing of Intelligence & Criminal Investigation, seminars for reporting entities were conducted here on Thursday and Friday. The seminar was organised for reporting entities …
  • Violence in Andhra Pradesh: How Jagan Mohan Reddy’s plan to create new districts has panned out so far May 25, 2022 10:56 am Nearly two months after Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy inaugurated 13 new districts, there’s trouble brewing in one. Clashes broke out in Amalapuram city against the government’s move to rename Konaseema district after Dr BR Ambedkar …
  • Decks cleared for Vamsadhara canal May 24, 2022 10:59 pm Parvathipuram Manam: Obstructions, objections from public have been cleared after three years and the Vamsadhara distributor-5 channel world would be geared-up soon. The collector and other officials have stepped one step forward and convinced the public, …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Police arrests couple for exchanging fake... May 24, 2022 9:15 am The Parvathipuram town Sub Inspector Prayogamurthy said on Monday that a case has been registered against the couple who were caught exchanging counterfeit currency notes. The details are as follows. Satti Nageswara Reddy's wife Vanajalu, a resident of …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Rents shooting up in new district May 22, 2022 10:25 pm Parvathipuram Manyam: A small town, which is emerged as district head quarter is now become high demanded area for rented houses. The sudden demand occurred due to shifting of many new offices like collector office, SP, other wings of the government of …
  • 130 mandals in A.P. likely to witness heatwave conditions May 22, 2022 6:38 pm Many mandals in the coastal districts experienced severe heatwave and heatwave conditions on Sunday. Nineteen mandals including 13 in Anakapalli district, four in Vizianagaram district and one each in Alluri Sitharama Raju (ASR) and Kakinada districts …
  • Adali to become picnic hotspot May 16, 2022 11:07 pm Parvathipuram (Seethampeta): Adali, a remote area in Seethampeta agency of Patvathipuram district to be included in the tourism map and will be developed as a tourism spot. Kumbha Ravi Babu, state Scheduled Tribe (ST) Commission chairman, visited the …
  • Andhra Pradesh: Woman's hand chopped off in a bus accident in... May 15, 2022 10:01 am The incident took place in Veeraghattam of Parvathipuram when a passenger's arm fell off while off a speeding RTC bus while asleep. Going into details, Peluri Paidithalli of Veeraghattam Mandal Nadimikella went to the hospital in Srikakulam on Saturday …
  • Land acquisition soon for Jagjivan Ram Sujala Sravanthi May 13, 2022 8:07 pm Vizianagaram: The district administration is gearing up for land acquisition of much-awaited Babu Jagjivan Ram Uttarandhra Sujala Sravanthi Project, which can irrigate 3.89 lakh acres in the district. After the State government allocated Rs 160 crore for …
  • Crops badly damaged in two districts May 12, 2022 9:35 pm Parvathipuram Manyam/ Vizianagaram: Farmers of horticultural crops have been pushed into losses as the gales caused by Asani cyclone have damaged the crops. Banana and papaya orchards in about 450 acres in Komarada and Kurupam mandals of Parvathipuram …
  • Woman kills mother-in-law over family disputes in Parvathipuram May 12, 2022 6:35 pm Parvathipuram-Manyam: In a gruesome incident, a woman killed her mother in law over family disputes in the district on Thursday. The deceased is identified as G.Ramulamma (75) of Ravivalasa village in Garugubilli mandal. According to Parvathipuram deputy …
  • Cyclone Asani: Andhra Pradesh government to give Rs 2,000 per family after leaving relief camps May 12, 2022 2:08 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Exhorting officials in districts that are likely to be affected by Cyclone Asani to be more vigilant, Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday asked them to evacuate people living in low-lying areas and ensure …
  • Shift people to safer places, provide relief: CM YS Jagan Mohan... May 11, 2022 10:53 pm Vijayawada: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Wednesday directed the administration to be on a high alert in the coastal districts in the wake of the cyclone threat. Evacuation should be undertaken of people to safe places and they should be properly …
  • CM puts administration on high alert in coastal and low lying areas; evacuations on May 11, 2022 10:18 pm VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday reviewed preparations to face the cyclone Asani situation with collectors of the coastal districts. The chief minister directed officials to give Rs 1000 per person or Rs 2,000 per family that has …
  • Relief as Asani spares Andhra Pradesh May 11, 2022 7:41 pm Visakhapatnam: Andhra Pradesh is on alert after cyclonic storm Asani changed its directions at least five times during the last two days and took a curve near Machilipatnam on Wednesday evening and started travelling at a speed of 7 km in north east …
  • Red alert in Andhra Pradesh due to Cyclone Asani May 11, 2022 4:09 pm Red alert continued for coastal Andhra as cyclonic storm 'Asani' in Bay of Bengal came closer to shore, triggering heavy rains, accompanied by strong winds, in many parts of the state. Some areas in south coastal districts witnessed heavy downpour …
  • Cyclone Asani: Red alert continues in coastal Andhra May 11, 2022 3:11 pm Red alert continued for coastal Andhra as cyclonic storm ‘Asani’ in Bay of Bengal came closer to shore, triggering heavy rains, accompanied by strong winds, in many parts of the state. Some areas in south coastal districts witnessed heavy downpour and …
  • YS Jagan holds video conference with officials over Cyclone... May 11, 2022 8:49 am Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy held an emergency video conference with collectors and officials of the cyclone-hit districts and reviewing the situation on rescue operations. The government has already sent nine NDRF and SDRF teams to the districts. …
  • Cyclone Asani: Gusty Winds, Rain Lash Parts Of Andhra Pradesh - Watch May 10, 2022 8:41 am Hyderabad: Asani cyclone in the Bay of Bengal has intensified and is slowly moving towards Kakinada-Visakhapatnam coast. However, cyclonic storms towards Visakhapatnam and Kakinada are very rare. In the last 200 years, only 3 hurricanes have hit the …
  • Weather update: Cyclone Asani to weaken today, rains likely in... May 10, 2022 5:22 am The cyclone Asani continues in the southeastern and western central Bay of Bengal. It has been moving west-northwest at a speed of 12 km per hour for the past 6 hours. Somwa is located at night 390 km from Kakinada, 390 km from Visakhapatnam, 510 km from …
  • Collector pedals around to check state of district HQ May 10, 2022 12:17 am Parvathipuram: Little did people realise that collector Nishant Kumar of the newly-carved Parvathipuram Manyam district will be going to actually assess the living conditions in the district headquarters of Parvathipuram when he set out from his camp …
  • Vizianagaram: YSR's statue disfigured May 4, 2022 7:17 pm Vizianagaram: Tension prevailed in Krishnapallli village of Parvathipuram after a person disfigured statue of late chief minister YS Rajasekhar Reddy. The local YSRCP sympathisers tried to stop him, but he resisted. They thrashed him and restrained him …
  • Andhra Pradesh Shocker: Woman Raped by 20-Year-Old in Vizianagaram; Accused Arrested May 4, 2022 11:33 am Vizianagaram, May 4: The 26-year-old woman, a mother of two, belonged to Parvathipuram Manyam district. She had come to Vizianagaram town in search of livelihood. According to a report in TOI, police said the woman had separated from her husband and had …
  • Lone woman raped in Vizianagaram May 4, 2022 3:22 am  . When she opened the door, one of them entered the house and asked the woman’s male friend to leave the place. Later, he raped the woman and fled from the spot. The woman, along with a few of her friends, approached police on Tuesday morning. — …
  • Vizianagaram youth held for raping mother of 2 May 3, 2022 11:32 pm By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: A young mother of two was allegedly raped twice by the same man in her children’s presence at two different places in VUDA Colony here late on Monday night. Police said the prime accused, identified only as Cherry (20 …
  • CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy seeks 12 new medical colleges April 30, 2022 9:06 pm Vijayawada: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met Union health minister Dr Mansukh Mandaviya in Delhi on Saturday and requested sanction of medical colleges in 12 districts at the earliest. He said the state government can complete the works by December, …
  • Union minister Mansukh Mandaviya tours Vizianagaram district April 26, 2022 9:55 pm Vizianagaram: Union minister for health and family welfare Mansukh Mandaviya undertook whirlwind tour in the district on Tuesday. He visited several places like Rythu Bharosa Kendra in Pusapatirega, reviewed housing schemes, Nadu-Nedu school renovation …
  • 194 places in Andhra record above 40 degree Celsius April 26, 2022 1:50 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Heatwave conditions continued to prevail in several parts of the State,  particularly in the North Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema. In the 24 hours ending 8:30 am on Monday, Chodavaram in Visakhapatnam and Santakaviti in …
  • 132 mandals to witness heatwave conditions in State today April 24, 2022 8:40 pm About 132 mandals in the State are likely to witness heatwave conditions on Monday while five are likely to witness severe heatwave conditions due to the rising temperatures. According to a report by the AP State Disaster Management Authority, there will …
  • APSRTC invites bids to hire 998 new buses April 22, 2022 1:58 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Aimed at improving better transportation facilities for its passengers, the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) has invited bids from private parties for hiring 998 buses. In a press release issued …
  • Jagan Reddy appoints regional coordinators, district party chiefs April 20, 2022 6:09 am Vijayawada: YSRC president and Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy named party district unit presidents and regional coordinators after the Cabinet reshuffle last week and the formation of new districts. As the Chief Minister focused on building the …
  • YSRC appoints coordinators, district chiefs April 20, 2022 2:01 am Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The YSRC, on expected lines, has appointed those who were dropped from Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy’s cabinet as regional coordinators or party district presidents. All the 13 ministers dropped from the cabinet during …
  • CM Jagan appointed teams for 2024 elections April 19, 2022 11:32 pm Vijayawada: After completion of the Cabinet reshuffle last week and creation of new districts, YSRC president and Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy appointed party district unit presidents and regional coordinators. Many former ministers who were …
  • Retired Teacher Introduces Annapoorna Crop Model, Help Farmers Earn up to Rs 1 Lakh April 17, 2022 6:48 am The Annapoorna crop model, established by Pari Naidu, promotes food security for marginal and tenant farmers. To end hunger, farmers receive an annual salary of Rs 50,000 to Rs 1,000,000. Through the JATTU Trust, he has been distributing agricultural …
  • Retired teacher on a mission to establish bio-villages April 17, 2022 12:31 am Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: This retired school teacher of Vizianagaram is on a mission to promote natural farming by turning villages into bio-villages, which are dependent on agriculture without using pesticides and fertilisers. Dollu Pari Naidu …
  • Andhra Pradesh's new cabinet list accessed by Republic; Ministers to take oath on Monday April 10, 2022 6:07 pm Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday overhauled his Cabinet, expanding the representation of SCs, STs, and backward classes. Sources informed Republic Media Network that out of 25, a total of 17 ministers represent the SC, ST, and  …
  • Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy dissolves cabinet ahead of mega reshuffle on April 11 April 8, 2022 3:39 am Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy dissolved the entire state cabinet on Thursday in the precursor of a mega overhaul ahead of the 2024 Assembly elections. All 24 members have tendered their resignations and the new council of ministers is set …
  • AP Govt inaugurates 13 New Districts: Know Why They have been created and what will be its impact? April 6, 2022 2:41 pm 26 districts of Andhra Pradesh: The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh YS Jagan Mohan Reddy inaugurated the 13 new districts of Andhra Pradesh on April 4, 2022. Andhra Pradesh now has 26 districts, double the earlier number of 13. Andhra Pradesh Chief …
  • Andhra Pradesh government may bifurcate newly-formed Alluri Sitarama Raju district April 6, 2022 4:14 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The State government is likely to create one more district by bifurcating the newly-formed Alluri Sitarama Raju district. If the government carves out one more district, Andhra Pradesh will have 27 districts.  The …
  • Andhra Pradesh's 13 New Districts: Here's All About Them – From Planning to Formation | Explained April 5, 2022 9:13 pm Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday formally inaugurated 13 new districts in the state, doubling the number to 26, in a major administrative overhaul, which according to him is aimed at decentralization and taking the governance close …
  • Andhra adds 13 new districts with aim to boost governance April 5, 2022 2:05 am Starting Monday, the number of districts in Andhra Pradesh went up to 26 with reorganisation of existing 13 districts through delimitation of their boundaries as part of decentralised administration and for better governance. Chief minister YS Jagan Mohan …
  • New Andhra Pradesh Map: Odisha Protests Inclusion of Kotia in New District April 4, 2022 10:42 pm Even as the dispute over the Odisha-Andhra Pradesh border is yet to be resolved, another controversy has erupted with the inclusion of Odisha’s Kotia in the new district of Andhra Pradesh. In a major administrative overhaul aimed at decentralisation of …
  • Jagan stresses on village to capital cities' decentralisation April 4, 2022 10:41 pm VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday inaugurated 13 new districts, doubling their number to 26 in the state as part of plan to decentralise administration for better governance, transparent administration and effective functioning of …
  • Andhra adds 13 districts in line with Jagan's vision... April 4, 2022 6:23 pm In a major administrative change, 13 new districts have come into force in Andhra Pradesh from Monday, doubling the number of such divisions to 26. Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy has described the alteration of the districts — seen as the third level of …
  • 13 new districts inaugurated in Andhra Pradesh; Full list here April 4, 2022 11:47 am Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy digitally inaugurated 13 new districts in the state here on Monday. The new districts have been carved out from the existing 13 districts, bringing the number of districts in the state to 26.   The …
  • Andhra Pradesh gets new map, CM Reddy inaugurates 13 new districts - Check list here April 4, 2022 8:19 am New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh on Monday (April 4, 2022) got a new map as Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy inaugurated 13 new districts in the state. The new districts, which have been carved out from the existing 13 districts, increased the number of …
  • With 13 new districts, Andhra Pradesh gets new map April 4, 2022 6:54 am Published: Updated On - 12:16 PM, Mon - 4 April 22 Amaravati: In a major administrative overhaul aimed at decentralisation of governance and balanced development, Andhra Pradesh on Monday created 13 new districts taking the total number to 26. Chief …
  • 51 IPS officers transferred in major reshuffle in AP April 4, 2022 6:09 am Vijayawada: A major reshuffle of IPS officers has been effected in Andhra Pradesh in view of the coming into being of 13 new districts from Monday. The state government has transferred 51 IPS officials and finalized the names of SPs for all the 26 …
  • CM Jagan to launch new districts between 9.05am and 9.45am April 4, 2022 6:09 am Vijayawada: All is set for the historical moment when 13 new districts will start functioning in Andhra Pradesh from Monday morning. The final notifications were issued on Sunday, raising the total number of districts in the state to 26. Chief Minister …
  • CM Reddy Launches Andhra Pradesh's 26 New Districts After Major Reorganisation April 4, 2022 5:28 am Four sub-committees have been formed under CM Jagan to ensure a smooth reorganisation process.Prior to the appointment of officials, the state had issued a gazette notification detailing the same.In January, the state had issued a draft notification …
  • Suspense continues as Andhra Pradesh set to create new districts April 1, 2022 3:00 pm With the Andhra Pradesh government set to issue the final notification for reorganisation of the existing 13 districts into 26 districts in a couple of days, suspense continues over how the new political map of the state would look. On April 4, Chief …
  • Power Cut in Chennai on 30-03-2022 March 30, 2022 5:21 am Power supply will be suspended in TAMBARAM/PALLIKARANAI, ADYAR/IIT, REDHILLS, VYSARPADI/MATHUR, VELACHERY. THARAMANI, TONDIARPET/MANALI  Substation area as mentioned below  the following areas on 30.03.2022 from 09.00 am to  02.00 pm for …
  • Student died, two hospitalised after snake-bite in hostel room in Vizianagaram March 4, 2022 7:54 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: In a tragic incident, a class VIII student died after being bitten by a snake, and two others were hospitalized in a Government Social Welfare Boys’ Hostel, Kurupam in Vizianagaram district on Thursday midnight. The …
  • Bangalore Amma sells idlis, dosas at Rs. 5 or less. Watch heartwarming video February 2, 2022 6:24 am The videos that show people working extremely hard in order to make ends meet and that too, with a smile on their face, are always heartwarming to watch. This video that was posted on Instagram by a food blogger named Gaurav Wasan, shows just that kind of …
  • Jagan govt carves out 13 new districts in Andhra, names one after TDP founder January 27, 2022 9:21 am The YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government on Wednesday carved out 13 new districts from the existing 13 districts in Andhra Pradesh by delimitation of their boundaries “for better administration and development of the areas”. According to a notification, the …
  • Andhra Pradesh comes up with draft notification to form 13 new districts by Ugadi January 27, 2022 7:11 am By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  The Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday issued a draft notification to create 13 more districts, taking the total to 26. The notification was issued a day after the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy-led cabinet gave its approval …
  • AP issues draft gazette notification on 26 districts January 27, 2022 6:02 am Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government issued a preliminary draft gazette notification to have 26 districts for the state by restructuring the existing 13 districts and creating 13 more districts on Wednesday. It invited objections and suggestions from …
  • Andhra Pradesh To Get 13 New Districts, Total To Be 26 January 27, 2022 4:58 am With creation of 13 new districts, Andhra Pradesh will have a total of 26 districts. (Representational) Amaravati: The Andhra Pradesh government issued draft notifications on Wednesday for carving out 13 new districts out of the existing 13, taking the …
  • Power Cut in Chennai Today 27-01-2022 January 26, 2022 3:40 pm Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 27.01.2022 from 09.00 am to 02.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 02.00 P.M if the works are completed. K.K. NAGAR AREA:  Ashok Nagar, Kodambakkam, Cholaimedu, Vadapalani, …
  • Andhra Pradesh map set to change with 13 new districts January 26, 2022 8:58 am (MENAFN- IANS) Vijayawada, Jan 26 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh celebrated 73rd Republic Day with the announcement to create 13 new districts. The new districts will come into being from Ugadi, the Telugu New Year. A notification to double the number of districts …
  • Andhra Pradesh approves creation of 13 new districts January 26, 2022 4:48 am Published: Updated On - 10:32 AM, Wed - 26 January 22 Amaravati: On the eve of Republic Day, the Andhra Pradesh government has issued a new official gazette notification for carving out 13 new districts in the state under the AP Districts Formation Act, …
  • Andhra Pradesh to have 26 new districts soon January 25, 2022 9:20 pm Vijayawada: The Andhra Pradesh government proposes to set up 26 new districts by reorganising the existing 13 districts for administrative convenience and to provide efficient administration. The newly proposed 26 districts and their headquarters include: …
  • Visakhapatnam’s millet idli that impressed the Vice President November 29, 2021 7:53 am On a recent visit to Visakhapatnam, M Venkaiah Naidu enjoyed a breakfast of innovative conical idlis, wrapped in vistharaku leaves, and made by Chittem Sudheer from nine varieties of organic millets grown in the tribal belt of Paderu Chittem Sudheer was in …
  • Writer and actor 'Bharati' Mani passes away November 17, 2021 9:03 am By Online Desk CHENNAI: Writer and actor KKS Mani died of age-related ailments on Tuesday. He was 84. Born in Parvathipuram, Nagercoil, Mani who was also known as Pattaya, acted in plays during his younger years before he made a foray into films. In the …
  • Six students from Agency secure entry to IITs October 30, 2021 4:00 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Six students of Andhra Pradesh Tribal Welfare Residential School of Excellence (APTWR SoE), Jogimpeta under Parvathipuram ITDA, have secured admissions in Indian Institute of Technology. Parvathipuram Integrated Tribal …
  • This 41-year-old Andhra woman steals show by playing male characters in mythological dramas October 25, 2021 2:43 am Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: It may be a little easy for a male actor to impress the audience in a female character. But it is not the same with a female to portray a male character that too in mythological dramas, and more particularly when it is a …
  • Cyclone Gulab wreaks havoc; claims two lives in Andhra Pradesh September 28, 2021 7:19 am Vijayawada/Visakhapatnam: Two persons were killed and one went missing in Visakhapatnam and Srikakulam districts as Cyclone Gulab tracked its way through north coastal AP on Monday. Fisherman B. Mohana Rao of Vajrapu Kottur mandal in Srikakulam …
  • Central team studies rural job works, confirms record September 15, 2021 4:45 am VISAKHAPATNAM: A three-member central team from ministry of rural development visited interior villages of Vizianagaram district on Tuesday to verify claims that the district has created a national record in implementation of MGNREGS by providing maximum …
  • Seat reservation for Kotia girls in Andhra Pradesh school brings more headache August 12, 2021 4:36 am By Express News Service KORAPUT: In a fresh bid to appease Kotia inhabitants, Andhra Pradesh-nominated sarpanch of Ganjeipadar on Wednesday urged the government to either reserve or increase seats for tribal girls in P Konavalasa Higher Secondary School at …
  • NDRF retrieves bodies from quarry July 13, 2021 1:29 am A team of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) 10th Battalion on Monday retrieved the bodies of four persons, who accidentally fell into a quarry pit at Parvathipuram in Guntur district. The deceased were identified as B. Sai Shankar (22), L. Vamshi …
  • Temple construction in disputed AOB stopped July 11, 2021 5:24 am By Express News Service VIZIANAGARAM: Once again, the disputed Kotia villages issue came to the fore after the attempt of a few persons of Odisha to construct Jagannadha Swamy temple at Nerellavalasa in the disputed region of the Andhra-Odisha Border (AOB) …
  • Cop faces disciplinary action in assault case June 25, 2021 12:48 am Thiruvananthapuram: A sub-inspector of the Attingal police station has been attached to the district crime branch office as part of disciplinary action following the alleged manhandling of a ward councillor at the police station. Attingal sub-inspector …
  • Major bureaucratic reshuffle in AP, 19 IAS officials get new postings June 4, 2021 10:42 pm VIJAYAWADA: In a major administrative exercise, the Andhra Pradesh government transferred 20 officials including 19 IAS officers across the state on Friday. Krishna district collector A. Md. Imtiaz was transferred and posted as special secretary to the …
  • Jagan Reddy lays foundation for 14 new medical colleges in Andhra May 31, 2021 1:20 pm AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday laid the foundation stone for the establishment of 14 new medical colleges across the state to provide advanced medicare and better healthcare services for the future generations. At …
  • Tension prevails in disputed Kotia villages as Odisha police stop voters  April 9, 2021 4:00 am Express News Service SRIKAKULAM: Mild tension prevailed in the disputed Kotia villages of Vizianagaram district with the Odisha police and political leaders of that State trying to prevent the locals from casting their vote in the elections to the MPTCs …
  • Near clean sweep by YSRCP in municipal polls March 15, 2021 6:08 pm Close to two years after coming to power, the YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) handed yet another crushing defeat to the TDP and the BJP-Jana Sena Party alliance by winning all 11 municipal corporations and 69 out of 71 municipalities/nagar panchayats that …
  • Andhra Pradesh records 64.34 percent polling in civic elections March 12, 2021 1:07 am Vijayawada: Voting percentage in urban local body polls in the state has gone up to 64.34 from the previously assessed 62.28 per cent in Andhra Pradesh, it was announced on Thursday. The state election commission and municipal administrations announced …
  • AP Phase 2 gram panchayat polls to be held today February 13, 2021 1:47 pm VIJAYAWADA: The second phase of gram panchayat elections in Andhra Pradesh will be held on Saturday to elect 2,786 sarpanches and 20,817 ward members. There are 7,507 sarpanch candidates and 44,876 ward members in fray, as 539 sarpanches and 12,604 ward …
  • Koraput Collector visits disputed sites amid Andhra Pradesh land row November 3, 2020 2:45 am By Express News Service JEYPORE: Days after Andhra Pradesh officials distributed land records in bordering CK Bhadra village under Langalbeda panchayat in Narayanpatana block, a team led by Koraput Collector Madhusudan Mishra visited the disputed sites on …
  • Chennai Power Shutdown on 31-10-2020 October 29, 2020 7:27 pm Power supply will be suspended in the following areas on 31.10.2020 from 09.00 am to 02.00 pm for maintenance work. Supply will be resumed before 02.00 P.M if the works are completed. MATHUR AREA : Parvathipuram, Indl Garden, Annai Nagar, Vetti nagar, …
  • BJP appoints new office bearers in AP September 13, 2020 4:43 pm Amaravati, Sep 13 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh unit of BJP appointed a slew of office bearers for the party, headed by president Somu Veerraju on Sunday. “I congratulate the new office bearers to various positions in the party. I wish all of them to work with …
  • Revolutionary Telugu writer Vangapandu Prasad Rao dies in Andhra Pradesh at 77 August 4, 2020 6:54 am By Express News Service VIJAYWADA: Revolutionary writer and singer Vangapandu Prasad Rao, passed away at his residence in Parvathipuram of Vizianagaram district in the early hours of Tuesday, following cardiac arrest. He was 77. He is survived by his …