Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan (File Photo: Faceook)

Andhra Governor approves bills for trifurcation of state capital

Amaravati: Clearing the decks for trifurcation of Andhra Pradesh capital, Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan on Friday gave his assent to the AP Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill, 2020, and the AP Capital Region Development Authority (Repeal) Bill, 2020, passed by the State Legislature. Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy-led government on July 17 had […]

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Andhra Pradesh: Covid victim’s body dumped into pit by JCB excavator

Amaravati: Another video has emerged from Andhra Pradesh on Monday highlighting utter disrespect being shown while disposing of dead bodies of Covid-19 victims in the state. In the second such incident in 10 days, authorities used a JCB excavator to lift the body of a Covid victim from an ambulance and dump it into a […]

Andhra Pradesh: Tourism department offical held for assaulting differently-abled woman who asked him to wear mask

Amaravati: After a public uproar, the Andhra Pradesh police on Tuesday arrested a government official, since suspended from service, on charge of brutally assaulting a differently-abled woman colleague in office after she advised him to wear a face mask. The incident occurred in the Tourism Department’s office in Nellore on June 27 but came to […]

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Andhra Covid victim’s body carried to cremation ground on JCB

Amaravati: In a shocking incident, the body of a Covid-19 victim was carried on a JCB earth mover to the cremation ground by municipal staff in Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district on Friday. The incident took place in Udayapuram area of Palasa municipality after the 72-year-old died of Covid-19. The PPE-clad municipal workers placed the dead […]