Thummala Lokeshwar Reddy, the whistleblower who exposed Telugu Desam Party’s data theft scam in March this year, is going to become the Information Technology Advisor of Andhra Pradesh government shortly.
Actor-turned-Jana Sena Party president Pawan Kalyan on Saturday demanded an investigation by Central Bureau of Investigation into the alleged murder of former Kadapa MP Y S Vivekananda Reddy, uncle of YSR Congress president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy.
Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan today released a book on the 100-day rule of YSRCP government in Andhra Pradesh led by Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy.
Five members of a family were killed and another injured as a car in which they were travelling caught fire after it overturned in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district on Saturday, police said.
Stage is set for the arrest of senior Telugu Desam Party leader and former AP Mahila Commission chairperson Nannapaneni Rajakumari for allegedly abusing a Dalit police officer using her caste name. YSR Congress party MLA from Mangalagiri Alla Ramakrishna Reddy on Friday met Director General of Police Gautam Sawang and submitted a petition demanding the immediate arrest of Nannapaneni Rajakumari. During Chalo Atmakur rally on Wednesday, Nannapaneni allegedly made objectionable comments against a Dalit sub-inspector Anuradha, who came to the hotel where the TDP leader was staying to prevent her from coming out to participate in the rally. Hurt with Nannapaneni’s comments, the SI filed a complaint with Mangalagiri police station. The police have booked a case on Nannapaneni under 303, 506,509 r/w 34 IPC Sections. On the other hand, the YSRCP leaders strongly condemned the abusive language used by the former Mahila Commission chairperson. They staged a dharna in Mangalagiri demanding her arrest.
NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar on Friday expressed concern over Andhra Pradesh's "huge" revenue deficit and increasing unbudgeted expenditure even as the YSRC government pitched for "liberal" assistance from the national planning body as well as the 15th Finance Commission, citing losses due to the state's bifurcation.
YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has come out with yet another master stroke to appease the weaker sections.
The YSR Congress party government in Andhra Pradesh, which has inherited a completely ruined financial position, huge debts and mounting arrears, has asked for a liberal financial assistance from the Centre.
As expected, former MLA from Ramachandrapuram constituency in East Godavari district Thota Trimurthulu resigned from the party. He is most likely to take a plunge ito the YSR Congress party shortly.
The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday constituted an expert committee to suggest comprehensive development strategy for all-round development of the entire state, including its capital.
Retired IAS officer IYR Krishna Rao, who had served as Andhra Pradesh chief secretary in the initial years of Telugu Desam Party government headed by N Chandrababu Naidu in the last term, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party a few months before the assembly elections.
YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy seems to have followed the route shown by his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao in tightening the screws around two “yellow media” channels which have spitting venom on his government.
Ace badminton player PV Sindhu on Friday met Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy at the state secretariat in Amaravati.
YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy is understood to have decided to go ahead with the ongoing process of reverse tenders to complete the balance works of Polavaram lift irrigation project and also hydro power project.
It looks like Singapore government, which had played a major role in preparing the master plan and also taking up development of core capital in Amaravati, has lost its hopes on the revival of the project.