1. YS Jagan Announces 7 Lakh Relief To Families Of AP Farmers Who Committed Suicide
In a sensational decision, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has announced relief to families of farmers who committed suicide due to crop loss or lack of government support. The farmer's leader has instructed the officials concerned to provide immediate relief to the farmer families. According to reports, Rs 7.5 lakhs would be paid as relief to families of farmers who committed suicide in the last five years.
2. Rise In Children Admission To Government Schools, Thanks To Amma Vodi Scheme
The Amma Vodi scheme, seen as a revolutionary step towards education has been a hit already in Chittoor district of the state as several parents can be seen lining up for admissions in government schools. The Amma Vodi scheme promises Rs 15,000 financial aid to the families for sending their students to government school.
3. Alcohol Outlets To Shut By 6 pm In AP?
Sticking to its election promise of implementing liquor ban in a phased manner, the state excise department of the new government is making all efforts to bring it in force. In a move towards that direction the department is pondering to close all alcohol outlets by 6 pm instead of 10 pm.
4. Minor Gets Pregnant After Cousin Rapes Her In Krishna
In a horrific incident, a minor girl got pregnant after her cousin allegedly raped her. The incident happened in Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh. According to police, the accused Mohan Kumar used to lure the 13-year-old girl with chocolates, snacks and other things. He gradually started getting physical with her.
5. Nellore: Paucity of funds halt development works
Two bridge works on Sarvepalli canal and ghat works, estimated to be around Rs 6 crores, behind ancient Sri Ranganadha Swamy temple in Nellore came to a standstill due to lack of funds and non-payment of outstanding dues to the contractors.
6. Best Tehsildar Awardee Arrested For Accepting Bribe
Anti Corruption Bureau sleuths arrested MRO Lavanya who’s name has come up in connection with a case of bribary, after they recovered a huge amount of cash and gold from her on Thursday.
7. Four Of A Family Attempts Suicide In Amberpet, Two Die
In what appears to be another Burari-type murder case where 11 members of the family committed suicide, four persons of a family hailing from Punjab allegedly attempted to commit suicide on Thursday at DD colony in Amberpet.
8. 5-Year-Old Girl Kidnapped From House In Hyderabad
A five-year-old kid was kidnapped from her residence on Wednesday here by unidentified men following which police have launched a manhunt. The incident happened under the jurisdiction limits of Langer House police station.
9. ‘Smile’ Teams Rescue 581 Children Forced Into Child Abuse, Labour
In a span of one year, Smile teams of Cyberabad police commissionerate have rescued as many as 581 children forced into child labour, rag-picking or even begging. Police said they have rescued 268 boys and 213 girls from June 18, 2018.
10. God Answers Mother’s Prayers, Brings Dead Son Back To Life
A highly curious case has come to light of 18-year old Gandham Kiran, diagnosed with dengue and jaundice and declared brain dead by doctors at a hospital here, who has regained consciousness, even as relatives and friends were grieving and making arrangements for his funeral rites.