17.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh is making all out efforts to protect Visakhapatnam Steel Plant: Govt advisor   Asserting that the Andhra Pradesh government will stand by Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP), state government advisor Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy on Tuesday accused the opposition parties and a section of media of deliberately trying to spread false information to mislead the people.   He said … Read more

14.09.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH AP to set up high-end skill university in Visakhapatnam Chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy directed officials to start work on high-end skill university at Visakhapatnam immediately. The chief minister wanted the officials to have topics like coding, languages, robotics and Internet of Things (IoT) as part of curriculum. He also told them that the … Read more

12-13.09.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

  ANDHRA PRADESH APSSDC to set up 23 skill colleges at Rs 460 crore   The Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Institute has trained more than 6,544 people under its new industry-ready programme and employed them in various industries. The Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) in a press release here on Sunday said it is … Read more

15.09.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh govt asks discoms to be consumer-centric Power purchase arrears and operating expenses reached the Rs 32,000 crore mark in April 2019, up from Rs 12,500 crore in June 2014. With discoms facing a severe financial crisis, the state government came to their rescue and released Rs 28,166 crore to power companies between 2019-20 and … Read more

16.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

  ANDHRA PRADESH Adani Group to buy stake in Gangavaram Port in AP   Adani Group is planning to take control of Gangavaram Port in Andhra Pradesh as it looks to strengthen its position as the country’s largest port operator. Adani Ports has inked an agreement to acquire a 31.5% stake in Gangavaram from private equity firm Warburg Pincus and is … Read more

14-15.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH ‘200 non-resident Telugus received Rs 1 cr as ex-gratia’   Andhra Pradesh Non-Resident Society (APNRTS) provided ex-gratia worth Rs 1 crore to 200 Non-Resident Telugus since June 2019 till date. Out of these 200 deceased NRTs, 36 of them were migrant workers. APNRTS officials said they distributed Rs 50,000 each to immediate beneficiaries of 36 deceased … Read more

13.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH SCoR zone project granted Rs 43 lakh for the new fiscal   The much-awaited South Coast Railway (SCoR) project headquartered in Visakhapatnam has been granted a paltry Rs 43 lakh in the ‘pink book’ for the new fiscal. According to railway sources, the amount will only be enough for minor works, camps, file … Read more

12.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Turmeric production, acreage under cultivation dip in Erode   Turmeric farmers in Erode district are a disappointed lot, as the ongoing harvest season has sent out initial signals that the production was unlikely to improve. The farmers said the turmeric price was also not likely to go up this season. While they were hopeful of a … Read more

11.02.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Mobile towers in AP compliant with radiation standards   Mobile towers in the state are safe and free from radiation, the department of telecommunications (DoT) said. The department had conducted electromagnetic field (EMF) tests for 3,755 towers and base transceiver units (BTUs) across the state from July 2020 to February 2021, said DoT deputy director … Read more

11.09.21 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh govt to develop portal for sale of movie tickets The state government plans to sell movie tickets online soon. An online portal is in the final stages of development through which the government wants to make tickets available for filmgoers. The government has already constituted a high-level committee to execute the task of … Read more

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