Andhra Govt Extends Curfew Till June 30, Relaxes Timings by 4 Hours

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Police officers stop a cyclist for violating curfew norms. (PTI) In East Godavari district, which is still reporting a higher number of coronavirus cases, the curfew will be in force from 2 pm to 6 am. News18 Last Updated:June 18, 2021, 18:04 IST FOLLOW US ON: The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to further … Read more

Andhra Pradesh CM Seeks Centre’s Support for Decentralisation of Capital, Special Category Status & Pending Dues

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy sought support of the Union Government for decentralisation of capital from three locations on Thursday. The CM met union home minister Amit Shah at his residence in New Delhi for nearly one hour to discuss the matter. During the discussion, CM said Andhra Pradesh is committed to … Read more

Andhra CM Meets Union Ministers For Nod to Rs 55,656 Crore Polavaram Project

Andhra CM Meets Union Ministers For Nod to Rs 55,656 Crore Polavaram Project

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met Union Ministers Gajendra Singh Shekhawat and Prakash Javadekar in Delhi on Thursday and sought the investment clearance for the second revised cost estimate of the Polavaram irrigation project, amounting to Rs 55,656.87 crore at the 2017-18 price level. Reddy, who is on a two-day visit to … Read more

Southwest Monsoon Sets in Over Maharashtra, Will Reach Telangana, Andhra in 2 Days

Southwest Monsoon Sets in Over Maharashtra, Will Reach Telangana, Andhra in 2 Days

The southwest monsoon set in over several part of Maharashtra, including Mumbai, on June 9 (Wednesday), the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said. The weather department added that monsoon is likely to advance into more parts of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, some parts of Odisha and more parts of West Bengal during the next two days. … Read more

Ayurvedic Practitioner Begins Distribution Herbal ‘Medicine’ Amid Covid Patients in Andhra

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Ayurvedic practitioner B. Anandaiah on Sunday began distributing his herbal formulation among Covid-19 patients in Andhra Pradesh’s Nellore district. Nearly a week after the state government gave its nod for the herbal formulation, Anandaiah and his family members started distributing the concoction in Krishnapatnam. People from various parts reached Krishnapatnam to receive the medicine. Long … Read more

Andhra CM Comes to Aid of Doctor Battling Covid-19, to Foot Rs 1.5 Crore Hospital Hill

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The Andhra Pradesh government has come to the rescue of a Covid-hit government doctor, who has been battling for life in a Hyderabad hospital and also decided to reimburse his medical bill to the tune of Rs 1.5 crore needed for treatment. Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Saturday also announced that his … Read more

Child Dies Hours After Parents Apply for Mercy Killing in Andhra Court

Child Dies Hours After Parents Apply for Mercy Killing in Andhra Court

A nine-year-old boy, whose parents brought him to a court in Punganur of Chittoor district to file a mercy petition, died of a rare blood disease while on their way back home. According to a report by ANI, when the boy, Harshavardhan, was four years old, the poor couple got to know that their son … Read more

Andhra Pradesh Extends Curfew Till June 10, CM Directs Officials to Be Prepared to Tackle Black fungus

Andhra Pradesh Extends Curfew Till June 10, CM Directs Officials to Be Prepared to Tackle Black fungus

​The Andhra Pradesh government on Monday extended the curfew till June 10 to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The relaxation timing, between 6 am to 12pm, will remain the same. Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy held a review meeting on the prevailing COVID-19 situation and vaccination in the state. During the review … Read more

Andhra Pradesh Govt Switches Liquor Policy from Prohibition to Restriction

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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Sunday announced a major shift in his government’s liquor policy, moving away from prohibition (nishedham) to restriction (niyantrana). “We will implement restrictions on liquor in a phased manner to protect the families from the evil,” the Chief Minister spelt out in a 16-page booklet released … Read more

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