1. AP CM YS Jagan Mohan Reddy orders demolition of government building built in Naidu regime
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy Monday ordered demolition of a government building on a riverbed here, constructed during the tenure of his predecessor N Chandrababu Naidu, saying it was built in “violation” of rules and “involved corruption”.
2. 17 IPS Officers In Andhra Pradesh Transferred
Continuing with the bureaucratic reshuffle, the YS Jaganmohan Reddy government in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday transferred 17 IPS officers, five of them for the second time in a week, and gave posting to three other officers who were on wait.
3. Curb Irregularities In Polavaram Works: YS Jagan
Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy said that he is committed to transparency in the implementation of the Polavaram project works and there should not be any irregularities. Addressing a review meeting with engineering experts at his camp office here on Saturday, he said he wanted to cleanse the system and bring transparency in tendering system.
4. ‘Won’t Accept Lok Sabha Dy Speaker Until SCS Is Given’
The YSR Congress Party is unlikely to accept the post of Deputy Speaker of Lok Sabha as it does not want to be seen aligned with the BJP-led ruling NDA until the Narendra Modi government fulfil its demand of granting special category status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh, a senior leader of the party said on Sunday.
5. Engineering College Lecturer Commits Suicide, Police Cites Love Affair
M Venkateswara Rao, a lecturer in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district, allegedly committed suicide in his hostel room on Monday, police said. Rao, 28, joined as Mechanical Engineering lecturer in Srinivasa Institute of Engineering & Technology in Cheyyeru village in Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district hardly 10 days ago.