The sixth and penultimate round of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise is underway. Voting is across 59 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over seven states, largely in the Hindi heartland.
As many as 15 people were killed and three others injured when a speeding bus crashed into a multi-utility vehicle on the Hyderabad-Bengaluru national highway near Veldurthi in the Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh on Saturday.
YSR Congress Party President YS Jagan Mohan Reddy expressed grief over the loss of lives in the Veldurthi accident and conveyed his condolences to the bereaved family members.
4. Telangana Oppn Parties To Meet Prez
Opposition parties in Telangana will likely meet President Ram Nath Kovind over the errors in the results of Intermediate examinations today. The inter results fiasco claimed the lives of 22 students.
Parts of Hyderabad witnessed light to moderate showers last evening, providing relief to residents of the city from the sweltering heat. The city had witnessed a maximum temperature of 42.2 degree Celsius in the day.
The Hyderabad Cyber Crime Police on Saturday issued notices to dismissed TV9 CEO Ravi Prakash and actor Sivaji to appear before them in connection with alleged forgery and financial impropriety.
7. Telangana Congress Leaders Clash
In a video that has gone viral, senior Congress leader V. Hanumantha Rao clashed with another leader publicly and collapsed during a fight over a chair. The incidnet happened at an opposition protest meet in Hyderabad yesterday.
8. Pregnant Teacher Dies In Andhra
A pregnant teacher working at a school of the Sri Chaitanya Educational Institutions bled to death during a workshop in Andhra Pradesh’s Kurnool district. She had applied for leave, seeking an exemption from attending the workshop but it was turned down.
9. 500 Police Personnel In Hyderabad For IPL
Hyderabad traffic police deployed a massive force of 500 personnel with the final match of the IPL to be played at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad today.
Hyderabad metro will run till 1 pm keeping in view of the heavy passenger rush for the IPL final that will be played in Uppal Stadium.