Khammam

  • 10 lakh new voters enrolled, says Andhra Pradesh CEO 15-03-2014 09:26 PM

    Visakhapatnam: Ten lakh new voters have been enrolled for Lok Sabha and Assembly elections which will be held simultaneously in two phases in Andhra Pradesh, Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwar Lal said on Saturday. "The main objective of the EC is to conduct polls in a peaceful manner. Ten lakh new...
  • Chhattisgarh policeman killed by suspected Maoists in Andhra Pradesh 16-01-2014 04:08 PM

    A Special Police Officer (SPO) attached with the Chhattisgarh Police was allegedly stabbed to death by suspected Maoist militia members in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh, police said on Thursday. M Somaiah (36), working as SPO at Maraigudem police station in Chhattisgarh, died on the spot after being stabbed by...
  • Naxals kill 25-year-old villager in AP 21-10-2013 08:35 PM

    Hyderabad: A group of suspected Maoists allegedly shot dead a 25-year-old villager, branding him as a police informer in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh in the wee hours on Monday, police said. Madakam Kosalu was dragged out of his house in Gollaguupa village of Bhadrachalam rural mandal between 1am and...
  • Five farmers killed by lightning strike in Andhra's Khammam district 15-08-2013 10:42 PM

    Five farmers, including two women, were killed after being struck by lightning in separate incidents in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh today. A farmer-couple working in an agriculture field in Julurupadu mandal died after being hit by lightning. A woman died in a similar incident in Anjanapuram village of Burugumpadu...
  • Telangana, demand for steel factory stall AP House proceedings 11-06-2013 12:26 PM

    Hyderabad: Telangana issue and the demand to set up a steel plant in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh on Tuesday disrupted the proceedings of the State Legislative Assembly here. TRS members trooped into the well of the House as soon as the session began for the day and raised slogans...
  • AP: Woman Naxal sent to 14-day judicial custody 04-06-2013 05:27 PM

    Khammam: A woman Maoist leader and another suspected ultra were remanded in 14-day judicial custody by a court in Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, on Tuesday. K Mothibai (40) alias Madhavi or Radhakka, south and West Bastar division committee secretary of CPI (Maoist), and Pridhvi and his father Dharmaraju were taken into...
  • Body of slain Greyhounds officer brought to Andhra 21-04-2013 02:59 AM

    Hyderabad: The body of a Andhra Pradesh Police officer killed by Maoists in the forests of Chhattisgarh following a gunfight on Tuesday was brought to the state's Khammam district on Saturday night. The body of Vara Prasad, reserve inspector of Greyhounds, the elite anti-Maoist force of Andhra Pradesh Police was...
  • Chhattisgarh: Commandos kill 10 Maoists in forested area 17-04-2013 03:13 AM

    Raipur: At least 10 Maoists were killed on Tuesday when commandos from Andhra Pradesh stormed a forested area in Chhattisgarh, triggering a fierce firefight that lasted about 150 minutes. Police officials called the raid in Bastar region one of the biggest success against the outlawed Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist),...
  • Accidental firing kills two students in AP 20-10-2010 10:08 PM

    The students had been invited to an exhibition of weapons used by the police force in Khammam district. ...
  • 2 students die in alleged police firing in AP 20-10-2010 04:23 PM

    Hyderabad: Two students were killed on Wednesday and two others got injured when the rifle of a policeman went off accidentally during a weapon demonstration in Khammam district of Andhra Pradesh. As part of the police commemoration week that began on October 15, police personnel were giving a demonstration of...