30.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Telangana discoms to accept 584 AP employees The long-pending dispute over allocation of power sector employees between Andhra Pradesh and Telangana has finally been resolved with Justice D M Dharmadhikari, approving AP’s proposal after some modifications. The one-member committee appointed by the Supreme Court said that Telangana power utilities have to accept 584 employees from Andhra Pradesh. That … Read more

28-29.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Gear up for distribution of pattas: Andhra Pradesh CM Chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy has instructed the state administration to gear up for the distribution of over 29 lakh houses on July 8 and keep adequate stock of sand to meet monsoon demand and reiterated that he will tour the villages once the pandemic … Read more

27.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh government mulls new system to solve streetlight troubles As the LED streetlight maintenance system remains far from perfect, the state government is contemplating the introduction of a new complaint monitoring system (CMS) by involving the panchayati raj and energy departments along with village volunteers to improve the street lighting system in the state. … Read more

26.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh CM YS Jaganmohan Reddy launched over 1,000 ambulances    In a major move, every mandal in the state is likely to get a 104 health vehicle. Chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy inaugurated around 1,088 ambulances — 676 104 mobile health care units and another 324 108 ambulances.   The government as a part … Read more

25.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh: Renewed focus on immunity drives up egg consumption Eggs have assumed centrestage in diets across the state following measures to improve immunity during the pandemic. These initiatives have drawn attention, in particular, to the importance of consuming eggs as part of a protein-rich diet. The egg has become part of a healthy diet in every household in … Read more

24.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH 174 clusters in Visakhapatnam now, curbs in Parvathipuram The surge in Covid-19 cases continued in Visakhapatnam. The number of clusters in the district has reached 174 now. Moreover, it has come to light that 15 per cent of the positive cases have been reported from government departments, including among medical staff. As per the district administration’s … Read more

23.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH Andhra Pradesh govt to bear farmers’ crop insurance premium As sowing of kharif crops picks up, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday announced that the government will bear the farmers’ share of crop insurance premium under the PMFBY and collect a nominal amount of Re 1 from them. A pending claim payout to the … Read more

21-22.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH CM launches crop scheme Chief minister Y S Jaganmohan Reddy launched the crop insurance scheme for farmers from his camp office at Tadepalli. The CM also released the crop insurance premium of Rs 122.61 crore to various insurance companies which was due from 2018-19. The payment enabled insurance companies to clear the claims of 5,94,005 farmers in the state … Read more

20.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH 8.5% of AP’s Covid-19 cases from Maharashtra Returnees from Maharashtra, the top Covid-19 hotbed of the country with nearly 1.3 lakh cases, account for about 8.5% of the caseload of Andhra Pradesh. As many as 793 people, who arrived in Andhra Pradesh from the second-most populous state of the country in the last two months, tested positive … Read more

19.06.20 Daily APPSC Current Affairs

ANDHRA PRADESH IoT devices to help MSMEs in Andhra Pradesh save big on power The state energy department, in coordination with the department of industries, is planning to roll out an Internet of Things (IoT) project for all micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the state. The IoT device, developed by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad, has … Read more