The village also passed a resolution on September 30 that anyone found defecating in the open would be fined Rs 500.
Interestingly, Lokesh, who is popular among TDP cadres will now be pitted against YSR Congress Party’s Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy.
Sircilla Assembly constituency in Telangana, having 92 villages, will probably become the first constituency in the country to have toilets in every household by October 2.
Chief Ministe Chandrababu Naidu said that the “Birth of Amaravati – the People’s Capital” should be a spectacular extravaganza that should create an emotional bond with people of Andhra Pradesh.
Jaanbibi Majeed had gone to Mecca on September 2 along with three other women. Her son Abdul Majeed said that she fell down in the stampede while the other three women are safe.
The bust comes a week after Hyderabad Police unearthed a loan fraud operation in Noida.
Police recovered Rs 3.50 lakhs in cash from the call centre, 15 mobile phones and laptops. The four accused were produced in a court in New Delhi and were brought on transit remand to Hyderabad.
The truck was loaded with fly ash and 35 labourers were sitting on top of it. All the 16 who died were buried alive under the fly ash.
Among the dead Indians is a couple from Andhra. Abdul Khader, 38, and Fatima Begum, 32, are survived by two sons, aged six and three.
Two Haj pilgrims, a couple, hailing from Macchlipatnam in Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh were crushed to death when a crane crashed into the grand mosque at Mecca in Saudi Arabia, according to Prof S A Shukoor, Special Officer Telangana State Haj Committee, who received the information today.
Both residents of Hyderabad, Afsha Jabeen, 38, was arrested on Friday, and Salman Mohiuddin, 32, was held in January this year.
During investigation it was found that Nicky Joseph was not a British national but in fact, is an Indian and her real name is Afsha Jabeen hailing from Towlichowki area of Hyderabad.
After two days of intense interrogation, the constable revealed that he strangled his wife suspecting that she was having an affair with a childhood friend.
On Wednesday, after flowing 124 km, water from the Godavari river in Andhra Pradesh reached the Krishna delta region, marking a milestone in the river-interlinking project.
Currently, under IHHL (Individual Household Latrine) scheme, 59,000 toilets have been built in the state against the total sanctioned 1.14 lakh toilets.
Andhra Pradesh Irrigation Minister Devineni Umamaheshwara Rao said: “It is a historic moment. Godavari and Krishna rivers are interlinked now.’’
KCR said that the TRS government had laid down an excellent industrial policy where investors get clearances within the stipulated time of two weeks.
Andhra Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is learnt to be too keen on shifting significant government departments and IAS officers from Hyderabad to Vijayawada and areas nearby the new Andhra capital Amaravati.
"It is a historic moment. Godavari and Krishna rivers are interlinked now,’’ AP Irrigation Minister Devineni Umamaheshwara Rao said.
The Government of Telangana on Monday issued orders for construction of 285 two-bedroom houses for eligible beneficiaries from weaker sections in Medak district.
A special team of Cyber Crime Police, Hyderabad, apprehended a notorious Delhi-based criminal gang involved in an organised bank loan fraud amounting to about Rs 10 Crores and involving over 500 victims spread all over the country.
The Government is introducing programmes which will help rural women to market products online by involving players such as Flipkart, Amazon, e-Bay and others.
This year, Lake Police has rescued 95 people so far during suicide bids, while another 30 drowned before they could be saved.
“This will become a model in government enterprise architecture in India,” chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu said.
TISS has been designated for the implementation of National University Student Skill Development Programme (NUSSD), which aims to enhance employability skills of university students.
With ePragati, Andhra Pradesh becomes the first state in India to conceive and execute state-wide enterprise architecture.
The woman appeared to have been stabbed and a man known as her husband was found hanging from a ceiling fan in the rented flat in Jadagiri in Kukatpally.
"The drivers quit their regular jobs and join Uber by purchasing a new taxi. Each of them was paid Rs 5,000 as joining incentive and another Rs 5,000 was paid to the driver for each reference which he made but Uber reneged on all other promises it made to the drivers,’’ Nizamuddin said.
Police found a suicide note written in Kannada by the husband Manjunath, 30, who claimed in the note that he and his wife Meena Rani were undergoing several financial crisis and thus decided to end their lives.
Sources said the nurse received a text message that she had won a lottery.
All three accused have been brought to Hyderabad for further investigation.
Of the total accidents, 74 per cent happen due to drunk driving and over-speeding.
The Indian Express reporters visited the homes and families of the 17 in an effort to piece together what drove them to join the world’s most savage regime.
From twin cities to temple towns to luxury buses, what Andhra Pradesh’s Chandrababu Naidu and Telangana’s K Chandrasekhar Rao are competing for.
The driver of a granite-laden truck lost control and hit a coach of Nanded Express at a level crossing in Anantpur district.
The accused woman was arrested by the staffs of Asifnagar Police Station for allegedly selling stolen goods. She was rushed to Osmania hospital after she developed health complications while being questioned.