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Andhra Pradesh News


New Antarvedi chariot to be ready by December

Endowments Commissioner P Arjun Rao, in a release on Monday, said the annual Rathotsavam of Lord Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy falls on February 23.

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Thefts took place only in private temples in Andhra Pradesh: Endowments Commissioner

However, the officials told the Commissioner that all steps are being taken to prevent the recurrence of such incidents both in private temples and the temples managed by the department.

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Take action against colleges ignoring quality standards: CM Jagan Mohan Reddy tells officials

Reviewing with officials on the National Education Policy-2020 at Tadepalli on Monday, Jagan said that all BEd colleges must follow the quality standards.

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SC directives on police reforms: Andhra Pradesh complying with two, partially with three

The CHRI, an independent, non-governmental, non-profit organisation headquartered in New Delhi, assessed the implementation of the reform directives by the States. 

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Andhra Pradesh's 'YSR Jalakala' scheme to bring more land under cultivation

In the next four years, the government plans to spend Rs 2,340 crore on drilling two lakh borewells to benefit upland farmers, who are predominantly dependent on rains. 

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Andhra Pradesh reports less than 6,000 COVID-19 daily cases for first time in two months

On July 21, the number of cases reported was 4,944 and after that the daily count was above 6,000. The development is seen as a positive sign in containment of coronavirus spread in the State.

published : 21 hours ago

Decision on reopening of schools in Andhra Pradesh soon:  Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh

'We have taken a decision on conducting partial classes for ninth, tenth and Inter students with 50 per cent teaching staff...' Andhra Pradesh Education Minister Adimulapu Suresh said.

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APPGECET begins adhering to COVID-19 norms

APPGECET-2020 is being held at 40 centres in the State and two centres in Hyderabad from September 28 to 30.

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Visakhapatnam COVID-19 tally breaches 50,000-mark with 149 new cases

The district breached the 50,000-mark in Covid tally on Monday though it recorded the lowest number of 145  cases in over two months. 

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Two arrested for stealing gold from COVID-19 victim in hospital in Tirupati

The police recovered Rs 6,000 in cash and four gold rings from the accused, identified as K Sunil Kumar (30) of Mallaiahgunta and K Bharathi (30) of Moolasthanamma Street. 

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SVBC to go ad-free soon, TTD chairperson Subba Reddy says aim to spread 'Hindu Dharma Prachara'

The TTD chief, along with Deputy Chief Minister K Narayana Swamy, inaugurated the Rs 20.45 crore SVBC new building at Alipiri on Monday.

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TDP activist arrested for alleged attack on judge's brother, Chittoor police says 'no political motive'

During interrogation, the accused - P Prathap Reddy said that he never met junior civil judge Ramakrishna and his brother Ramachandra.

published : 21 hours ago

Bhoomi puja held for Alipiri footpath works 

Normally, around 20,000 devotees walk to Tirumala via this footpath while during summer vacation and auspicious days, the number goes up to over 40,000.

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Andhra Pradesh temple thefts: Man steals, offers prayers to broken idol in hopes of child

With the incidents of attacks on temples increasing, the Kurnool district police took up the case as a challenge and solved the mystery behind the ‘attack’.

published : 22 hours ago

Two arrested for temple thefts in Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam 

The accused were identified as Thellaboina Rama Krishna (28) of Damavaripalem and Puralasetty Bhupathi (38) from 13th line, Garataiah Colony. The police also seized Rs 2,000 from their possession.

published : 22 hours ago
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