Tuesday, Nov 24 2020 | Time 01:28 Hrs(IST)
image
  • MP CM’s focus on empowering women
  • Create public awareness to avoid farmers' suicides in Aurangabad: Chavan
States » South


18 killed as heavy rains pound Telangana, AP, Prez dials Guv, PM speaks to two telugu states CMs

18 killed as heavy rains pound Telangana, AP, Prez dials Guv,  PM speaks to two telugu states CMs

Hyderabad/Vijayawada, Oct 14 (UNI) Atleast 18 people were killed in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh
after heavy rains battered the two telugu states since the last two days while President Ram Nath Kovind dialled Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan and Prime Minister Spoke to Chief Ministers---K Chandrashekar Rao and Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy to find out the situation.
Telangana's capital city Hyderabad bore the brunt of unimaginable nature's fury following unabated heavy rains during the past three days leaving at least eight dead and throwing normal life out of gear.
Eight people including an infant were killed and four others critically hurt when a boundary wall collapsed in Mohammadnagar in the older part of the city late on Tuesday night.
Several residential colonies were waterlogged and flood water entered many houses and even the famous Balkampet temple was not spared which was under knee deep water owing to the incessant rains said to be the heaviest recorded rainfall in recent decades in the city..
Scores of roads in many parts of the city turned into cesspools disrupting traffic flow while several drains were overflowing following the heavy rains.
Police imposed traffic restrictions in many parts of the city as roads were flooded following the heavy downpour.
The authorities have declared a two-day general holiday on October 14 and 15 owing to the heavy spells of rain and the people were advised not to venture out of their homes unless it was important.
MORE UNI TEAM-CS 2152

More News

Telangana Builders Federation urges govt to include RERA applications in TS B-Pass

23 Nov 2020 | 10:57 PM

Hyderabad, Nov 23 (UNI) : The Telangana Builders Federation (TBF) on Monday appealed to the Government to include the RERA applications in TS B-PASS.

see more..
AP govt committed to provide remunerative price to farmers: CM

AP govt committed to provide remunerative price to farmers: CM

23 Nov 2020 | 10:52 PM

Vijayawada, Nov 23 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy said that the aim of the government is to provide remunerative price to farmers.

see more..

Telangana: 1122 candidates in fray for Dec 1 GHMC polls

23 Nov 2020 | 10:17 PM

Hyderabad, Nov 23 (UNI) As many as 1122 candidates are in the fray from 150 wards of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, to be held on December 1, as per the final list released by the election authorities here on Monday evening, after withdrawal of nominations on Sunday.

see more..

Customs gets court permission to arrest Sivasankar in gold smuggling case

23 Nov 2020 | 9:36 PM

Kochi, Nov 23 (UNI) Justice Kausser Edappagath of Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court
on Monday granted permission to the Customs to arrest M Sivasankar, former principal secretary to chief minister, who was arrested in connection with the gold smuggling case.

see more..

Tax paid by Telangana people utilized in Guj, Bihar, UP: TRS

23 Nov 2020 | 9:31 PM

Hyderabad,Nov 23 (UNI) TRS working president and Minister for Municipal K T Rama Rao on Monday alleged that the tax paid by Telangana people was being utilized for laying roads in Gujarat, Bihar, and Uttar Pradesh.

see more..
image