1. Khammam: Close Shave For TSRTC Passengers
The passengers of a TSRTC bus had a narrow escape in Enkoor on Monday after the vehicle the hit a bridge railing and stopped in a dangerous position. The bus traveling to Manuguru from Khammam belonged to Manuguru depot.
2. Southwest Monsoon To Set In Over Telangana on June 22
After a long wait, the people of Telangana will get respite from the searing summer season with the arrival of the monsoon in the state. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD) in Hyderabad, "All obstacles to the onset of the southwest monsoon have been eliminated. The southwest monsoon season in Kerala is in full swing and almost in Tamil Nadu, it is expanding in Karnataka. It would later enter Andhra Pradesh and arrive in Telangana the next day. Meanwhile, the state will witness mild to moderate rains over the next four days."
3. 2 Cong leaders arrested for trying to set up Ambedkar's statue in Hyderabad
Congress leaders V Hanumantha Rao and Harsha Kumar on Tuesday were arrested when they were allegedly trying to install a statue of Dr BR Ambedkar at Punjagutta centre here. The duo was arrested in the early morning hours of Tuesday and taken into custody by the Panjagutta Police.
4. 39 Indians stranded in Saudi Arabia helped by KTR Rao to return home
As many as 39 Indian workers from Telangana stuck in Saudi Arabia were able to return home due to the intervention by TRS Working president KT Rama Rao. A statement from KTR’s office said The company, which hired these labourers had not been paying salaries to them for the past six months and were made to live in terrible condition, without proper food.
5. Telangana: Inter-caste love affair kills a young couple
As if even death couldn’t separate them, the bodies of a young couple in their twenties lay on the railway tracks in Jogulamba Gadwal district, with the hand of the man placed around the back of his lady love. In this heart-wrenching incident on Monday night, Lokesh and Kasthuri, both residents of Itikyalapadu village of Vundavelli mandal, allegedly committed suicide by going under a train near Peddapothulapadu village in Manopad mandal. Police suspect that their inter-caste love affair could have led the couple to resort to the extreme step, as Lokesh belonged to the Boya community while Kasthuri was a Dalit