Andhra Pradesh News on October 5, 2017

Opposition seeks withdrawal of cases

Srikakulam:: Leaders of CPI(M), the Congress and the YSRCP today asked the government to withdraw cases filed against the Opposition leaders and the displaced families of the Vamsadhara project. Addressing the media here, CPI(M) leaders Chowdary Tejeswara Rao and B.Krishna Murty alleged that the government was suppressing the voice of the leaders.

School girls suffers fits, dies in RTC bus

Kurnool:: Tragedy struck a family when Ashalatha, a Class VIII student suffered a bout of fits and died in the APSRTC bus at the Banaganapalli bus stand today. The girl boarded the bus to go the school but died of epilepsy. On being alerted, the police rushed to the bus stand and shifted the body to the area hospital.

Chief Minister to lay foundation stone for mega seed hub

Kurnool:: Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu will lay the foundation stone for a mega seed hub near Bhaskarapuram village of Jupadu Bungalow mandal in the district on October 9 according to District Collector S.Satyanarayana. He inspected the venue of the helipad to the venue of the meeting.

800 kg ganja seized and nine persons arrested

Vizianagaram:: The police today arrested nine persons and seized 800 kg ganja that was packed in 19 bags and concealed underneath a huge consignment of coconuts. The police caught when were conducting vehicle checking at noon.

Two day MEA workshop from October 11

Vijayawada:: The Ministry of External Affairs and AP Non-Resident Telugu Society are conducting a two-day workshop on ‘Migration and pre-departure orientation training’ at Happy Resorts near Mangalagiri from October 11. APNRTS CEO K.Sambasiva Rao said in a press release that the event was part of the MEA’s outreach programme ‘titled ‘Videsh Sampark’. Minister for NRI Empowerment Kollu Ravindra will inaugurate the workshop.

YSRCP’s ‘Vijaya Sankharavam’ soon

Srikakulam:: YSRCP MP V.Vijayasai Reddy and MLC Ummareddy Venkateswarlu said today that the party would soon organize ‘Vijaya Sankharavam’ in all the 13 districts of the State. Speaking to media, they said booth level training programme would be organized for the party workers in all the districts before the commencement of Jagan Mohan Reddy’s padayatra on November 2.

Congress leader Sudhakar Babu joins YSRCP

Hyderabad:: Congress leader from Guntur district TJR Sudhakar Babu has joined YSRCP today in presence of party president Jagan Mohan Reddy. Jagan invited him into the party by offering party kanduva.

36 DSPs transferred in the State

Amaravati:: The DGP N.Sambasiva Rao has today night issued orders transferring 36 Deputy Superintendent of Police across the State. Those transferred included 13 DSPs waiting for postings.

Education and Job Point

  • Indian Institute of Sciences (IISC) invites applications for Ph.D programme. The selection will be based on interview and the candidates need to apply through online by October 31, 2017. More details can be had on
  • IISER invites applications for Ph.D programmes and the candidates need to apply through online by October 20, 2017. More details can be had on
  • Central Pulp and Paper Research institute invites applications from eligible candidates for filling up of 22 vacancies in various wings. Details can be had on

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