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Special Development Package of Rs.50 crore each district for AP

The Central government has decided to provide an amount of Rs.350 crore at the rate of Rs.50 crore per district for the development of seven backward districts covering Rayalseema and North Coastal Region During 2015-16, said Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Planning Rao Inderjit Singh in a written reply in Rajya Sabha on Monday. The Minister said that the ...

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Vijayawada Region to be new Andhra Pradesh Capital, Rayalaseema Up in Arms; Seeds of Another Division Sown Again?

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday announced the region between Vijayawada and Guntur (Mangalagiri) to be the new capital of the Andhra Pradesh in the state Assembly defending his move as popular sentiment, with opposition YSR Congress members shouting and staging strong protests for not including Rayalaseema people’s wishes to set it up in their region. YSR Congress ...

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Kids dying of viral fever in Kurnool raises alarm in Andhra; NCPCR issues notice

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has asked the Andhra Pradesh State Government over a report that stated many kids died of viral fevers while receiving treatment at the Government General Hospital in Kurnool, taking the toll to more than 100 in the District in the past one month. Suffering from viral diseases ranging from dengue and ...

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