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Sreenivas Janyala


Three killings, same police officer, same SOP, same explanation
Sat, Dec 07, 2019

Before being posted as Cyberabad police commissioner, Sajjanar was IG, Special Intelligence Branch. During his stint there, he was credited with the arrest and surrender of several top Naxalites and encounters with them.

V C Sajjanar: The mild-mannered officer behind Hyderabad ‘encounter’
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

On Friday, V C Sajjanar, a soft-spoken and mild-mannered officer, once again came to the limelight after the four accused in the rape and murder of the veterinary doctor were shot dead.

Third ‘encounter’ of non-Maoists in Telangana in 10 years, two led by same cop
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

The first encounter dates back to December 12, 2008, when Warangal police shot dead three persons accused of throwing acid on two girls. Nearly seven years later, in 2015, five persons associated with SIMI and other radical organisations were shot dead by Telangana Police after the former allegedly attacked the police escort.

We stand to support Kia Motors all through: Andhra Pradesh CM
Fri, Dec 06, 2019

An official said that Reddy told the Kia management that he hoped that the company would expand its business and set up more plants to achieve full-fledged production capacity of three lakh cars.

KIA Motors’ new Andhra plan: Hire locally and train youth for factory jobs
Thu, Dec 05, 2019

The KIA Project will generate 4,000 permanent and 7,000 temporary jobs, with 100 per cent employment to local people for its unskilled labour requirement.

Andhra, Telangana DGPs direct all police stations to file zero FIRs
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

These complaints, called ‘zero FIRs’, can be registered by any police station when a complainant approaches them for a cognizable offence, irrespective of the jurisdiction, and they can immediately inform their counterparts in the appropriate police station while initiating action themselves.

Andhra Pradesh, Telangana direct police stations to register FIR irrespective of jurisdiction
Tue, Dec 03, 2019

The circular also states that failure to comply with the direction of registration of FIR and a receipt of information about cognizable offence may invite prosecution of the police officer under section 166-A of IPC.

Telangana: Three held for rape-murder, villagers accuse police of inaction
Tue, Dec 03, 2019

On November 24, a Dalit woman was waylaid by the three accused while she was walking on a lonely stretch between Yellapatur and Ramayana Thanda villages in Lingapur mandal.

Telangana: Villagers protest Dalit woman’s gangrape and murder, allege police inaction
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

Blaming police for not taking any preventive action against the accused despite multiple complaints previously, villagers and Dalit organisations in Telangana are staging protests.

Liquor consumption down nearly 48 per cent as Andhra moves towards prohibition
Mon, Dec 02, 2019

The liquor revenue fell from Rs 1,701.24 crore in October 2018 to Rs 1,038.89 crore in October this year.

Hyderabad veterinarian rape: Amid big protest, remand plea heard in police station
Sun, Dec 01, 2019

Amid vocal protests by hundreds of people, demanding death penalty for the accused, the police decided to request the jurisdictional magistrate to visit the police station to take up the remand application.

Rape-murder of vet: Four accused deflated scooter tyre before offering help
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

This is the conclusion of police in Hyderabad based on the interrogation of four men who were arrested Friday for the alleged rape and murder of a 27-year-old veterinary doctor near the Shamshabad toll plaza on Wednesday night.

Hyderabad rape-murder: Fellow workers recall vet’s daily struggle, say ‘but was always on time’
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

According to staff, the doctor used to park her two-wheeler at Shamshabad bus stop near the toll plaza and take a bus to Shadnagar in Telangana’s Ranga Reddy district. From there, they said, she would another bus to Kondurug and board a “share auto” to reach the local bus stand.

Stranded after flat tyre, Hyderabad vet raped and murdered
Wed, Dec 04, 2019

Police are yet to ascertain the number of attackers, or whether they are the same men who took her two-wheeler for repair.

Andhra govt to reimburse college, hostel fees fully
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

The decision was approved by the Cabinet and it allocated Rs 3,400 crore every year for 100 percent fee reimbursement under the Jagananna Vidya Deewana scheme.

Andhra Pradesh: Jagan faces flak for repainting installations in party colours
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

Leaders of TDP, BJP and Janasena pointed out that YSRCP’s “obsession” is not limited to unveiling statues of late Y S Rajashekara Reddy, former chief minister of united Andhra Pradesh and Jagan’s father, but also with painting everything in party colours.

Andhra Pradesh to set up steel plant in Kadapa’s Jammalamadugu Mandal
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy will lay the foundation stone for the plant on December 26.

Explained: How a women-led movement influenced Andhra to reduce its liquor consumption
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

The movement, which was akin to the one started in 1992 by women, coincided with Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy’s 3,648-km long padayatra which he started on November 6, 2017.

Amaravati: Jagan directs completion of ongoing projects
Tue, Nov 26, 2019

Jagan had earlier taken a strong stand against completing projects initiated by former CM N Chandrababu Naidu, and faced criticism for cancelling the Amaravati start-up area in the capital.

Andhra Pradesh hikes bar licence fees, says prohibition soon
Mon, Nov 25, 2019

This comes less than two months after the government reduced the number of liquor shops in the state.