East Godavari

  • Heavy rains lash East Godavari district, alert issued 23-10-2013 12:13 PM

    Following heavy rains in East Godavari district, the administration has issued an alert and taking necessary precautionary measures, an official said. "The district administration has issued an alert and taking all precautionary measures, including shifting people from low-lying areas to safer places, monitoring the water level at irrigation sources," the...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Doctors join protest against bifurcation, hospitals remain closed 18-09-2013 01:40 PM

    Over 125 private hospitals remained closed in East Godavari district on Wednesday, while private doctors joined the protests against the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. The hospitals and doctors joined the agitation on a call given by the Andhra Pradesh non-Gazetted Officers' Association (APNGOs). "Over 125 private hospitals remained shut and...
  • Rallies, fasts, prayers continue in Seemandhra to protest against Telangana 30-08-2013 09:33 AM

    As the Congress leadership'sannouncement to grant statehood to Telangana completes onemonth, Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions remained in turmoil over the proposed division. Protests continued unabated on Thursday in Seemandhra (CoastalAndhra plus Rayalaseema) against the proposed division ofAndhra Pradesh. United Andhra supporters organised protest rallies,fasts, bike rallies, community kitchens and...
  • AP: 88 per cent voting in second phase of panchayat elections 27-07-2013 10:30 PM

    Hyderabad: The ruling Congress recovered a bit in the second phase of elections to gram panchayats in Andhra Pradesh by securing a lead in 10 districts while main opposition Telugu Desam continued its good run emerging on top in nine districts as per the trends available this evening. Trouble, however,...
  • Rabies menace in Andhra: 8 deaths in a month 25-05-2011 10:52 AM

    Hyderabad: Rabies outbreak has been terrifying villagers in the East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh. Eight people have died of rabies in the district in the last one month alone and the government hospital is seeing an unprecedented demand for anti rabies vaccine. Unfortunately, health officials have not been able...