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Friday, February 28, 2020

Sreenivas Janyala


ACB raids Andhra hospitals, finds patients diverted to private facilities
Fri, Feb 28, 2020

Andhra Andhra Pradesh ACB raided 39 public health facilities, including 13 government hospitals and 22 primary and community health centres, across 13 districts of the state on Thursday.

Andhra govt to allocate land pooled for capital to housing scheme for the poor
Tue, Feb 25, 2020

The previous TDP state government had procured 33,000 acres of land under a unique Land Pooling Scheme (LPS) to construct the proposed capital city.

How the Andhra Pradesh government is overhauling school education ecosystem
Mon, Feb 24, 2020

Reforms include changing the medium of instruction, revamping infrastructure, and updating curriculum.

Farmer suicides: Andhra govt pays first tranche of compensation to families
Sat, Feb 22, 2020

Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy said 1,513 farmers committed suicide during the previous regime and vowed to give compensation to families of all the remaining 1,122 farmers that the TDP did not compensate.

Bidar school sedition case: 9-year-old reunites with mother after fortnight
Sun, Feb 16, 2020

A single parent, Najmunissa was put in jail on sedition charges after her daughter — a Class V student - spoke against the CAA in a school play.

Racket siphoning money busted in AP, Telangana: I-T
Fri, Feb 14, 2020

The department started a search and seizure operation on February 5 as part of its probe across Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Kadapa, Visakhapatnam, Delhi and Pune.

Andhra Pradesh: Over 21 lakh families to get land for houses on March 23
Fri, Feb 14, 2020

As part of the initiative, the government has identified land in all 13 districts of the state.

Any local body official in Andhra Pradesh found guilty of graft to be disqualifed
Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Local body elections are likely to be held next month in the state.

Andhra Pradesh: 2 municipalities in Amaravati region to be developed to stop dropping land prices
Tue, Feb 11, 2020

The government said developing the two municipal areas would lead to increase in the value of land, which fell following the government’s decision on three capitals.

Amaravati: CID finds over 100 cash transactions for purchase of assigned lands
Sun, Feb 09, 2020

The purchases were done through 106 cash transactions of various amounts ranging from Rs 2-20 lakh. All the assigned lands sold off are in Mangalagiri mandal in Guntur district.

‘Seditious’ play in Karnataka school: ‘Brought daughter to Bidar as no good school in village’
Fri, Feb 07, 2020

The headmistress of Shaheen Urdu Primary School, Fareeda Begum Baig, who was arrested along with Najmunissa, suffers from hypertension.

Telangana man gets death for rape-murder of two minors
Fri, Feb 07, 2020

This is the second court judgment where a death sentence has been awarded to rapists in the state.

Low income ration card holders are front in Amaravati land scam
Thu, Feb 06, 2020

The timing of these transactions is significant for investigators because the previous TDP government had announced that it would develop a capital in Amaravati — between Guntur and Krishna districts — only in October 2014.

School ‘sedition’ arrests: 9-yr-old waits for mother to be freed, police seize slippers, question children
Tue, Feb 04, 2020

The play was staged on January 21. After it was livestreamed on social media, ‘social worker’ Neelesh Rakshaal registered a complaint on January 26, and the arrests followed on January 30.

Telangana: Medaram Jatara going ‘plastic-free’ this year
Mon, Feb 03, 2020

The district administration has also erected check posts on all roads leading to Medaram, where plastic is collected from pilgrims and they are given cloth or jute bags instead.

Andhra pensioners get cash delivered at their doorstep now
Mon, Feb 03, 2020

Earlier, pensioners had to go to the village panchayat or nearest distribution centre and wait in queues to collect pension.

Telangana: 3 sentenced to death for raping Dalit woman
Fri, Jan 31, 2020

The incident took place on November 24 last year when the victim was waylaid by the three convicts while she was walking on a lonely stretch.

Explained: Why some states have Vidhan Parishads, why Andhra Pradesh doesn’t want one
Tue, Jan 28, 2020

Ironically, it was abolished the last time by N T Rama Rao, the founder of the TDP, after the Congress blocked all the government’s decisions in the Council. And it was restored by Dr Y S Rajashekara Reddy, the father of Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy.

Andhra Pradesh: 3-capital plan leaves Amaravati farmers in the lurch
Tue, Jan 28, 2020

More than 20,000 farmers and landowners had given up land for the proposed capital under former CM N Chandrababu Naidu’s land pooling scheme in 2014-15.

Andhra Pradesh cabinet decides to abolish Legislative Council
Mon, Jan 27, 2020

The TDP which has 21 MLAs has decided to boycott the Assembly to indicate that the resolution to abolish the Legislative Council was taken in the absence of opposition.