Category: Andhra Pradesh High Court

Andhra Pradesh high court special bench to hear Amaravati pleas.

Source – economictimes.indiatimes.com HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh high court has said it will appoint a two-member special bench to hear petitions challenging the decision of the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government to shift the capital city away from Amaravati and to have three capitals. The court admitted petitions of the farmers of Amaravati region who

Davinder Singh and a System Which Rewards Officers Who Produce ‘Convenient Results’.

Source – thewire.in That DSP Davinder Singh of the J&K Police was caught “transporting” two hardcore Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists and one overground worker (OGW), apparently for a paltry fee of Rs 12 lakh should not come as a surprise. What is really a matter of serious concern is that the system had not only “tolerated” him for

Andhra Pradesh HC notices to CBI, Centre in Vivekananda murder case.

Source – newindianexpress.com VIJAYAWADA:  The Andhra Pradesh High Court has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director and Union Home Secretary to file counter-affidavits in the petitions seeking CBI probe into the murder of former MP YS Vivekananda Reddy. Former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu was also asked to file a counter-affidavit and the

Andhra HC directs discoms to clear dues owed to green power companies.

Source – BENGALURU: The Andhra Pradesh high court has directed the state’s power distribution companies to clear all dues owed to renewable energy developers, which oppose the government’s plan to renegotiate wind and solar energy tariffs. The court’s ruling came after the discoms said they are committed to paying the dues and are seeking loans.

AP high court orders discoms to clear arrears of Rs 1450 cr of renewable power producers.

Source – hindustantimes.com The Andhra Pradesh high court on Friday directed state-run power distribution companies to pay Rs 1,450 crore to solar and wind power producers towards arrears to be paid to them for the power supplied by them. A division bench of the high court comprising chief justice JK Maheshwari and justice Venkata Ramana

TDP leaders, kin cornered 4,070 acres in Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh FM Rajendranath Reddy.

Source – newindianexpress.com VIJAYAWADA: Accusing TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu of resorting to real estate business in the name of constructing the capital city, Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy said 4,070 acres of land was cornered by the TDP leaders and their relatives by resorting to insider trading. He described it as only a tip

Andhra Pradesh Assembly passes Bill to regulate school education in the state.

Source – indiatoday.in The State Legislative Assembly on Thursday passed the Andhra Pradesh School Education Regulatory and Monitoring Commission (Amendment) Bill 2019 which aims at expanding the scope of regulating the fees structure and standards in junior colleges in the private sector besides ensuring 25% reservations to poor students through a Commission. Tabling the Bill,

Amid Fears of Inquiry in ‘Cash For Vote’ Case, Naidu Built High Court in Amaravati: Andhra Minister

Source – news18.com Amaravathi: The YSRCP government in Andhra Pradesh on Friday strongly reacted to former chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu’s claims of undertaking development work in Amaravati capital during his tour on Thursday. State municipal affairs minister Botsa Satyanarayana said, “Naidu is saying that he built so many structures in Amarvathi. He has built the

Sabarimala shuts door on 3 Andhra Pradesh women.

Source – deccanchronicle.com Kochi/Thiruvananthapuram: The Sabarimala temple opened with high religious fervour on Saturday though politicos tried to score points and three women made an unsuccessful bid to worship at the shrine. The police sent back three women devotees from Andhra Pradesh below the age of 50 after checking their identity cards on Saturday afternoon. The

A.P. government shifting II additional CBI Court from Visakhapatnam to Kurnool.

Source – thehindu.com The Andhra Pradesh government is shifting the II additional CBI Court from Visakhapatnam to Kurnool following the re-defining of the territorial jurisdiction of CBI special courts in Hyderabad which resulted in the exclusion of Anantapur, Chittoor, Kadapa and Kurnool districts from their purview. The Registrar (Administration) of Andhra Pradesh High Court has