The Rs 1 lakh crore Kaleswaram multi-purpose irrigation project is divided into different packages to lift the water from Godavari River and 20 of the state’s 31 districts will get drinking and irrigation water.
45-year-old Rajesh Vanam, who has to walk with the help of crutches for the last five years, used to be dependent on the alms he received from visitors to the Nagamma temple in Yellareddyguda, one of the busiest residential locales in Hyderabad.
Amid criticism about the absence of vigour in testing for the spread of infection among the public, which prompted the High Court to censure the state government, the medical bulletin from the director of Public Health and Family Welfare often appears like a 'puzzle' aimed at minimum sharing of information.
After the lockdown was announced, Lingaswami stayed at a construction site for a few days but managed to reach the village after a few days and found that neither the caregiver nor his sisters were able to come to his mother’s house due to the lockdown.
Over the last week, Daga has reached out to several manufacturing units through his friends and relatives and connected them to workers, providing urgent employment to close to 700 workers
Around 2.4 lakh laddus were distributed in 12 districts of Andhra Pradesh at a subsidised price on Wednesday. According to TTD, the laddus can be ordered online and collected from the nearest TTD centre or TTD kalyana mandapam in the state.
"Not testing in large numbers is almost like inviting the Trojan horse. Why is the Telangana government under testing? Financial constraints cannot be cited as a reason as human lives are most important," the bench noted.
Fresh cases are being reported from areas of Hyderabad where none were reported previously, away from the existing containment zones, indicating a community spread after the lockdown rules were relaxed.
Attending the 'Our Governance, Your Suggestions' session on Monday, CM Jagan Mohan Reddy revealed that Rs 40,139 crores were spent from June 2019 till May 20, 2020 on various programmes and benefits extended to over 3.5 crore beneficiaries in the state.
With social distancing becoming the watchword due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Eid greetings shifted to social media, with community elders asking everyone to stay indoors.
A case has been registered against the parents and four others, including the mediators in the ‘sale’.
The greater Hyderabad region recorded the maximum temperature of 44.4 degrees Celsius Saturday. Meanwhile, the Jagtial district recorded the maximum temperature in the state at 47.2 degrees C.
In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, it has become unsafe to use biometric verification for attendance marking systems and 'AINA' captures the facial image of a registered employee for identification and verification.
As per government guidelines, passengers will have to undergo thermal scanning, and queue managers are deployed, social distance markings, seating arrangements with social distance norms have been made before security checks to avoid crowding.
Languishing in the temporary shelter run by NGOs with the state's assistance, migrant workers reiterate that they are neither beggars nor prisoners and demand that their livelihoods be restored by the government if they are not going to be sent back.
The ongoing lockdown, like in the case of all small or big businesses, has thrown pushcart food vendors of Hyderabad out of work .
At the hospital, the R-Bot is being used to provide medicines, medical accessories, and to serve food to the patients without any need for physical contact.
Crammed inside a lorry, as many as 70 of them had started their journey late Friday night from Medchal in Hyderabad. At around 4.30 am, the driver of the lorry lost control of the vehicle and smashed the railings on NH-44.
Since dealers in air-conditioners do 70 per cent of their business between February and mid-May, an order from the state government on May 15 leaves them with only 15 days to liquidate their existing stock.
Andhra’s 150 cases include 101 people who returned from Maharashtra, 10 from Odisha, 26 from Gujarat, 11 from Rajasthan and one each from Karnataka and West Bengal, making officials scramble to trace their contacts.