Andhra Pradesh News on March 12, 2014
March 12, 2014 - Hyderabad
- CPI secretary K Aruna taken into preventive custody
ONGOLE: The CPI Prakasam district secretary K Aruna was taken into preventive custody fearing disruption of Union Minister Jairam Ramesh's visit to town. She has been fighting a legal battle against the Centre's decision to locate the second major port sanctioned for the State at Dugarajapatnam very close to Pulicat Lake instead of Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district. She was let off after the Union Minister left the city.
- CPI and CPM join hands for Vijayawada Municipal elections
VIJAYAWADA: The CPI and CPI (M) have decided to join hands and contest the city corporation polls together in 50 of the total 59 municipal elections. CPI will contest in 29 divisions while the rest by CPI (M). They left the 9 divisions to Lok Satta. They are eyeing on the Mayor's post.
- DEO in ACB net
NALGONDA: Anti-Corruption Bureau officials nabbed the District Education Officer Prof.Jagadessh while he wad demanding and accepting a bribe of Rs.30,000 from a suspended teacher from taking into duties.
- Customs official seizes six and half kilos gold
Customs officials at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport on Thurs seized six and half kilos of gold illegally transported by a couple from Dubai.
- Case registered against Ponnala Lakshmiah
Shamshabad police have registered a case against Telangana Pradesh Congress president Ponnala Lakshmiah for conducting a rally in violation of model code of conduct.
- Vehicle checks
Nellore Police on Wednesday seized a whooping Rs.1.7 crore during vehicle checks across the State, the highest unaccounted money seized so far after notification for general elections was issue last week. Nearly Rs1 crore was seized from a person at Inamadugu village in Kovvur mandal of Nellore district. Police seized Rs.10.5 lakh from a motorist in Chittoor district and Rs.12.50 lakh from a car at Muttangi village in Medak district and Rs.5 lakh at Musunur in Krishna district.
- TDP MLA Yella Reddy joins TRS
WARANGAL: TDP Narayanapeta MLA Y. Yella Reddy on Wednesday joined TRS party in presence of its president K Chandrasekhara Rao. Warangal district TDP women wing president Premalatha Reddy too joined the party. Students JAC leader Pidmarthi Ravi joined the party.
- Conduct of elections is a challenge for police', says DGP
VISAKHAPATNAM: Director General of Police B Prasada Rao speaking to press on Wednesday said that it is a challenge for the police personnel to conduct polls. He said greyhounds and para-military forces would be deployed in sensitive areas and counter action teams would be placed at Maoist influenced areas. The DGP said that with the permission of the Election Commission, the results of the Sub Inspectors test results.
- Ramballi SI in ACB net
ABC officials on Wednesday caught Ramballi Sub Inspector of Police V Krishna Rao while accepting a bribe of Rs.5,000 from Ramballi auto union president Bhoopati Pandu. According to ACB sources, the auto driver was demanded of Rs.10,000 for overloading passengers and had given RS.5,000 initially and the SI is harassing for the rest of R.s5,000.
- TDP names P Rajani Sasha Sai named 'Mayor' candidate
RAJHAMUNDRY: Telugu Desam Party on Wednesday named P Rajani Sasha Sai as its party candidate for Mayor post.
- CPI MLA Chandravati to join TDP
CPI MLA B Chandravati who is currently representing Vyra constituency is likely to join TDP according to sources.
- TRS MLA KT Rama Rao attends to court
WARANGAL: TRS leader and Siricilla MLA KT Rama Rao on Tuesday attend the Court in a case registered against him in November 29, 2009. It may be recalled here that a case was registered against him on charge of making provocative statements and instigating public in Warangal. He also underwent one day imprisonment I Warangal. He came to the court to depose before Magistrate in the case that was registered u/s 114, 117, 153 of A, 188, 210 and 506 of IPC.
- Civil services mains results announced
NEW DELHI: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced Civil Main written examination results on Tuesday. Nearly 3000 candidates have gone through the examination and interviews will be held from April 7.
- 'Do not give options for Seemandhra employees', demands TNGOs Association
Telangana NGOs association president Devi Prasad demanded the Government not to give options to the employees of Seemandhra. He said by offering this will give injustice to the employees of Telangana, said Devi Prasad. He wanted the government to see that the employees of the respective States be posted at the respective secretariats. In a meeting with the Chief Secretary, he made this demand. He wanted the CS to see an interview be given to him with the Kamalanath Committee.
- Options should be given to Seemandhra employees', demands Seemandhra Employees forum
Seemandhra Employees Forum has demanded the Government to give options to the Seemandhra Employees. They wanted the division of employees should be on nativity. They met the Chief Secretary on Tuesday and raised the demand.
- YSRCP shares party election campaigning
YSRCP prepared for the campaigning for the civic elections to the Assembly and Parliament in the name of Janabheri. Party president YS Jagan Mohan Reddy will tour in Seemandhra while Sharmila in Rayalaseema and Vijayamma in Telangana region. Jagan kick start his campaign form March 14 from Narsapur in West Godavari while Sharmila and Vijayamma will begin either on March 16 or 17.
- 'Mahajana Simha Garjana' on March 24
Mahajana Socialist Party (MSP) president speaking to media on Tuesday welcomed the statement of Union Rural Development Minister Jairam Ramesh to make a Dalit as Chief Minster and TDP chief Naidu's statement of making a BC as Chief Minister. He said that a Mahajana Simha Garjana ' programme with one lakh dalits and other weaker sections will be organized in Warangal on March 25, he said.
- Kambampati Haribabu to head Seemandhra BJP
In the back drop of appointing two separate committees for Telangana and Seemandhra, the name of BJP leader Kambampati Haribabu is likely to be confirmed by the BJP central leadership. The current BJP State president G Kishan Reddy will be made as Telangana BJP State president, said sources.
- High Court Bar Association elections postponed
AP High Court Bar Association in a statement said that the elections for the Bar Association have been postponed. The Executive Committee meeting has decided to this effect in the back drop of the division of the State. The Committee decided to appeal the State and the Centre to create two separate High Courts for Telangana and Seemandhra.
- APSRTC drop strike plan
After two rounds of discussions, the Employees Union (EU)and Telangana Mazdoor Union (TMU) agreed to call off the proposed strike from Wednesday after an agreement reached that Interim Relief (IR) for March would be paid with April Salary and that of February by April 15.
- 'JANA SENA' is likely to be named for Pawan Kalyan's new party
Sources said that cine actor Pawan Kalyan is likely to name 'Jana Sena' for his new political party that will be announced on March 14 along with the party manifesto. Sources said that he made an application to the Election Commission.
- Thota Trimurutulu meets TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu
East Godavari Ramachandrapuram MLA Thota Trimurutulu on Wednesday met the TDP president Nara Chandrababu Naidu. He will be joining the party today in his presence.
- Director General of Police B Prasada Rao inaugurated the 47th Andhra Pradesh state police sports and games meet at Visakhapatnam today. The meet will be held till March 15th.