YS JAGAN MOHAN REDDY
AP industrial policy to focus on helping weaker sections socio-economically
At a meeting held on Thursday, the industry and commerce ministry officials told the chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy that steps were on to “provide basic infrastructure to encourage industries which will help the weaker sections socially and economically.”
Andhra Pradesh: Two dead, four injured in benzene gas leak at pharma plant in Vizag
Two people were killed and four others were taken ill aft...
Andhra Pradesh BJP alleges kickbacks in infra projects
The state government has renegotiated deals such as for the Bhogapuram airport with GM...
Vishakapatnam gas tragedy: AP CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy visits victims, assures compensation
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy visited the victims of the gas tragedy admitted to hospitals in Visakhapatnam on Thursday...
Supreme Court asks Andhra Pradesh govt to remove ruling party colours from govt buildings
This is the second time that the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government has received unfavourable orders from the top court over this issue. According to opposition parties, the state government had spent more than ₹2,600 crore to paint the buildings in the YSR Congress colours of white, blue and green.
Union Ministry of Finance elevates IRS officer suspended by YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government
This comes weeks after the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) revoking his suspension, while ordering the Reddy government to repatriate the IRS officer to his parent department Central Board of Direct Taxes.
HC orders CBI probe into death of YS Jagan Mohan Reddy's Uncle
The order comes nearly a year after he was found dead under suspicious circumstances. The court, which observed that no significant progress had been made in the probe by the state agencies so far, allowed Jagan Mohan Reddy to withdraw his petition, filed when he was the Opposition leader, seeking a CBI probe.
Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar files contempt plea against Andhra Pradesh government
On Wednesday, Kumar urged the high court to punish the state chief secretary and panchayat raj secretary for “wilfully violating” the order to reinstate him immediately. Kumar said he had written several letters to the chief secretary to honour the court’s order.
Andhra Pradesh plans to invest Rs 16,200 crore to strengthen primary healthcare
The chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy directed the officials to establish YSR Health Clinics at every village secretariat at the earliest.
Andhra Pradesh government moves Supreme Court against High Court decision quashing ordinance curtailing tenure of SEC
On May 29, the High Court had struck down the Ordinance promulgated on April 10 by the Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy government, curtailing the tenure of the SEC from five to three years.
Andhra Pradesh govt releases Rs 10k allowance to each of 2.62 lakh auto & taxi drivers
Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy announced the transfer of a total amount of Rs 262.49 crores to 2,62,493 beneficiaries under the YSR Vahana Mitra scheme during a digital conference with district collectors and beneficiaries, an official statement said.
Andhra Pradesh tipplers have to pay 75% more for their drink
Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Tuesday ordered a further 50% increase in liquor prices, taking the total hike in two days to 75%, claiming it as a measure to discourage consumption of alcohol.
Chandrababu Naidu pats Jagan govt for test kit rollout from Vizag facility
Naidu said schemes such as Anna Canteens, insurance and real-time governance system (RTGS) could help effectively handle the Covid-19 outbreak and benefit the affected people. After coming to power in May last year, Reddy had suspended most of the projects and initiatives of the Naidu regime, alleging large-scale irregularities, and called for reverse tendering of some projects.
In revival nudge, AP to clear sops due to MSMEs
The state government expects the decisions to benefit more than 97,000 MSME units, including 72,531 micro enterprises, 24,252 small scale units and 645 medium scale entities, which together provide employment to 9.68 lakh persons.
Andhra HC quashes ordinance curtailing tenure of SEC
It restored retired bureaucrat Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar as the SEC. Justice VKanagaraj, a retired judge of the Madras High Court, had assumed charge as the SEC on April 11, replacing Ramesh Kumar.
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