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Girl’s ambition to become Pilot astronaut, AP CM assures funding for training

Kakinada, July 27 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy has positively responded to the request of Jahnavi, a girl from Palakol, who created history and achieved recognition as the first Indian to participate in the NASA international air and space programme, and assured to extend financial assistance for receiving training to become a pilot astronaut.
When the CM was about to leave the R& B guest house at Rajahmundry on Wednesday morning for a visit to the flood affected areas in for agency mandals getting submerged under Polavaram project , Jahnavi met him along with family members and expressed her desire to become a pilot astronaut and sought financial assistance towards the cost of training.
She told the CM that she was proceeding with the sole aim of entering the space on the lines of Kalpana Chawla and Suneetha williams.
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Telangana CM extends Dussehra greetings

04 Oct 2022 | 6:13 PM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (UNI) Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Tuesday extended greetings to the people of the state on the occasion of Dussehra festival tomorrow.
KCR said that the Dussehra festival is being celebrated across the country as a sign of the establishment of Dharma and as Vijaya Dasami which brings victories.

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Red Sander logs worth Rs 75 lakh seized : 4 held

04 Oct 2022 | 5:37 PM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (UNI) The city police have arrested four persons and seized Red Sander logs weighing 500 kg worth Rs 75 lakh from their possession.

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Munugode bypoll : BJP urges Telangana CEO to deploy Central forces

04 Oct 2022 | 5:31 PM

Hyderabad, Oct 4 (UNI) BJP Telangana unit on Tuesday urged the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) to deploy Central forces to curb the alleged illegal aggressive activities of the ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) in the Munugode Assembly byelection to be held on November 3.

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Garuda Vahana : TTD provides darshan of Lord Malayappa to 15,000 stranded pilgrims

04 Oct 2022 | 5:19 PM

Tirumala, Oct 4 (UNI) Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Chief Engineer Nageswara Rao said on Tuesday that TTD has arranged special queue lines at three corners of four Mada streets providing darshan of Lord Malayappa Swamy during Garuda Vahana procession to nearly 15,000 stranded pilgrims for the first time on a trial-basis, which won appreciation from the devotees.

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TTD Chairman presents 'pattu vastrams' to Goddess Kanaka Durga in Vijayawada

04 Oct 2022 | 5:03 PM

Vijayawada, Oct 4 (UNI) As part of Navaratri festival offerings, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD) Chairman Y V Subba Reddy presented 'pattu vastrams' (silk robes) to Goddess Kanaka Durga at Indrakeeladri hill shrine here on Tuesday.

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