According to sources from Hyderabad already there is a 24 feet statue called 'Telangana Martyrs Memorial' at Gun Park but that belongs to the 1971 movement of the separate statehood. Now to honor the 2014 movement which has also seen many people turning martyrs by sacrificing their lives for achieving "Telangana", the State Government has come up with an idea to construct a new monument.
Hyderabad sources have stated that Warangal (urban) collector Amrapali Kata got married to IPS officer Sameer Sharma at a traditional ceremony in Jammu, on Sunday. According to sources the newlywed were in love for a few years and convinced their respective families for the marriage.
Hyderabad sources have reported that the city is set to host two mega technology events Nasscom India Leadership Forum (ILF) and the 22nd edition of the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) concurrently from today. Accordingly the WCIT is being organized for the time in the country and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver inaugurate the summit through a video conference, which will have the who's who of
Priya Prakash Varrier, better known as the winking sensation for her appearance in the Omar Lulu Directorial upcoming flick Oru Adaar Love's Manikya Malaraya Poovi , and won hearts with her expressions captivating audience. She also becoming an internet sensation, earning more 6 lakh followers in a day in Instagram, besides a total count of 3 million followers and her profile getting verified in no time.
In an unexpected move, Facebook India and south Asia's managing director Umang Bedi, has joined the news and regional language content based app Daily Hunt, as it's president. NewsHunt, which was rechristened to daily hunt, is owned by Bengaluru based verse innovation Pvt Ltd.
Hyderabad sources have stated that the centre's apathy towards red gram and jowar farmers in Telangana has made agriculture Minister Pocharam Srinivas Reddy and marketing Minister Harish Rao worrisome. Presently the ministers have taken a call to meet the Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan in Delhi on February 15 regarding low purchase of yield from the farmers.
Hyderabad sources have stated that Telangana Prisons Department is planning to raise the number of petrol pumps operated by it across the state to 100 by the end of 2018, to provide employment to more number of former prisoners and also to make it self-reliant. According to sources the department already operates 13 petrol pumps in different districts, manned by as many as 150 released prisoners and nearly 200 inmates, besides former jail authorities.
Hyderabad sources have stated that the excise department had launched a new mobile app ‘Liquor Price’ that would enable consumers lodge complaints against liquor traders violating MRP and resorting to adulteration. Accordingly the app would have the MRP of each of the total 880 liquor brands being sold in Telangana state. The app could be downloaded from Google Play store.
According to sources it was stated that Jana Sena chief Pawan Kalyan thanked TRS MP Kavitha for her speech in the Parliament in support of Andhra Pradesh. He took to twitter to thank the Telangana CM KCR's daughter and MP Kavitha for raising her voice in Loka Sabha in support of AP and demanding the Centre to fulfill all the promises made at the time of state bifurcation.
According to sources after AP TDP leaders succeeded in convincing the centre on Andhra demands by dharnas in the Parliament, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao landed in New Delhi to fight for Telangana demands. Meanwhile KCR along with his wife and official teams fly off to Delhi on Friday evening. Sources have added that KCR will stay in national capital for at least five days until Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned from West Asia tour.
Hyderabad sources have reported that a campaign would be held on February 15 here against the center's stance on minimum support price (MSP). Meanwhile the All India Kisan Sangharsh Coordination Committee (AIKSCC) called union finance minister Arun Jaitley speech a farce which doesn't help the farmers and is misleading.
Hyderabad sources have stated that a video of a fire at Hyderabad’s Hitech City metro station began to do the rounds on social media Tuesday, which showed a section of the station being engulfed by the fire, and smoke billowing out. Accordingly the fire broke out in the under-construction metro station on Monday at around 5 pm. There were no casualties and no one was injured.
Hyderabad sources have reported that Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao said that there was a need to protect the environment around the fast developing and geographically growing Hyderabad city and its neighboring regions. Meanwhile the CM, according to an official release, said that there was 1.5 lakh acres of forest land available in a radius of 50 to 60 kilometers around the city and it should be developed into forest blocks for fresh air.
Hyderabad sources have stated that to take head on with the ruling TRS party the Telangana Joint Action Committee (TJAC) Chairman Prof Kodandaram Reddy informed his decision to float a new political party. Accordingly the announcement came on the sidelines of TJAC General Body Meeting held at Turkayamjal in Ranga Reddy district.
While the winters are still going good in most parts of Andhra Pradesh, the AP TDP leaders are raising temperatures both at the Centre and the State. They are going at head-on with the BJP led-NDA. The TDP came back with a strong counter, given the Centre’s prejudice toward Andhra Pradesh in the 2018-2019 Budget. While The Telugu Desam Party leaders are protesting outside the Parliament by shouting anti-BJP slogans and asking to save Andhra Pradesh
Guntur sources have stated that a widow caused a flutter here this morning after she climbed up a cell phone tower demanding action against her in-laws who were allegedly harassing her. According to sources Lalitha, who lost her husband a few months ago, continued to stay in her in-laws house. However, her in-laws began harassing her over petty issues, she alleged. She said the local police too did not heed her pleas and did not act upon her complaint.
Hyderabad sources have stated that Telangana state Municipal Administration Minister K T Rama Rao said the state will soon set up a body to address issues of environment and it would function on the lines of a similar agency in Tokyo. Rao said 'Clean Authority of Telangana', to be set up on the lines of one existing in Tokyo, will address issues of environment and Telangana will be the first state in India to be creating its own clean authority.
A girl had been raped in a theatre in Hyderabad. She had gone to Prashanth theatre with her Facebook friend to watch Padmaavat, when she allegedly raped. Circle inspector Mathaiah said that the girl was raped badly, and she had coincidentally became friends with the accused through Facebook only three months back.
Hyderabad sources have reported that a 14 year old girl hanged herself on Thursday evening at her home in Malkajgiri after she was barred from sitting for her examination due to non-payment of school fees. Accordingly a Police said K Sai Deepthi, left a suicide note that said she was not allowed to write the examination.
According to sources Telangana State Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao received a rude shock as the union government did not take into consideration the pleas made by KCR government. Meanwhile Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not accept even a single request of KCR. Moreover out of Rs 50,000 crore proposals, Telangana requested the union government to provide Rs 19,000 crore for Mission Bhagiratha, Rs 5,000 crore to Mission Kakatiya and Rs 10,000 crore allocations to the prestigious Kaleshwaram
Hyderabad sources have reported that with rail connectivity being extended by 4,000 km and 4,000 km of Bharatmala (national highways) joining states, transport infrastructure got some attention in this budget with the finance minister seeing it as an engine of growth. Meanwhile the 92 year old practice of a separate Railway budget was discontinued last year.
Accordingly 2018 budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is termed as disappointment by the TDP, the ally of BJP which is partner in NDA. TDP MP Ram Mohan Naidu expressed deep shock, angst over 'raw deal' for the successor state of Andhra Pradesh. Meanwhile Ram Mohan Naidu stated that Chandrababu Naidu is the only Chief Minister who traveled to Delhi most of the times and did his best to put pressure on Centre. However, the state has been 'neglected' by the Union Government, opined Ram
Hyderabad sources have made a statement that Telangana IT and Industries minister K Taraka Rama Rao has exuded confidence that TRS would get back into power in 2019 elections. Meanwhile when addressing a public meeting at Gadwal town in Jogulamba Gadwal district yesterday, KTR slammed Congress TPCC president N Uttam Kumar Reddy.
Sources from Medaram have reported that in order to save the ecology of Medaram, the government is imposing a strict ban on the usage of plastic at Sammakka Saralamma Jatara and all those heading to the Jatara will not be allowed to carry plastic bags. Accordingly millions of devotees from all parts of Telangana and from neighboring states of Karnataka, Maharashtra, Chattisggarh visit Medaram biennial tribal festival to offer special prayers to Godess Sammakka and Saralamma.
According to sources an unconfirmed reports says that film heroine Samantha is likely to contest from Secunderabad Assembly Constituency in 2019 elections. Presently the ruling TRS leadership is seriously planning to rope Samantha into active politics and use her film glamour in the TRS poll campaign.
Hyderabad sources have reported that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh are eagerly awaiting the Union Budget to be presented by the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on February 1. Meanwhile both state governments have high hopes of at least some of their long-pending issues being addressed by the Central government in this annual exercise.
Hyderabad sources have reported that not happy with the bio-metric attendance system (BAS), the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation has presently decided to register attendance of all permanent and outsourced employees by face recognition. Accordingly the BAS was introduced to curb malpractices and manipulation by the staff. Meanwhile the civic body officials said that the system had however not brought the desired results.