3 Killed, 5 Injured In Building Collapse Incident: Visakhapatnam
In a tragic incident, three people including two children died whereas five received severe injuries when a three-storeyed building collapsed in Ramajogipeta near the Collectorate in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The incident occurred at 1:30 am, on March 23. The deceased were identified as Anjali (10,) Durgaprasad (14) and Chotu (35.) The constant rainfall and weak foundation of the building is said to… read-more
Tags: Building Collapse, Visakhapatnam, Three Died, RESCUE OPERATION, investigation
Courtesy: ABP Live News
IndiGo Forgets To Load 37 Passenger's Luggage, Apologises
Another incident of airline negligence was reported when IndiGo airlines "inadvertently" did not load the luggage of 37 passengers leaving behind the items at Hyderabad Airport. The incident occurred while the airline was conducting flight 6E 409. Consequently, the passengers on a domestic flight from Hyderabad to Visakhapatnam had to suffer from a mistake on the airline's part. Apologising for this, IndiGo airlines assured to deliver of… read-more
Tags: IndiGo Airlines, Luggage Unload, Hyderabad Airport, Visakhapatnam, Airlines
Courtesy: Zee News India
India Defeats South Africa In Third Twenty20 International In Visakhapatnam
India defeated South Africa in the third Twenty20 International on June 14 in Visakhapatnam, keeping the hopes of winning the five-match series unchanged. Yuzvendra Chahal claimed three wickets, and Harshal Patel took four. It was India's third consecutive victory, following wins in Delhi and Cuttack. The series' finale encounter will be contested in Rajkot on June 17, followed by the final T20 in Bengaluru on June 19.
Tags: Twenty20 International, India, South Africa, Visakhapatnam, Yuzvendra Chahal
Courtesy: DNA India
Major Team Organises Speacial Screening In Vizag: Andhra Pradesh
In Andhra Pradesh’s Visakhapatnam region, the promotional team of the film Major organized a special premiere event on May 29, at Sarat Theater with low-priced tickets. Besides… read-more
Tags: Theater release, Major, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, promotion
Courtesy: Times Of India
Bangladeshi Woman Rescued After Vizag Police Busts International Human-Trafficking
A Bangladeshi woman (22) was rescued by Visakhapatnam Police, after they busted an international human trafficking case, on May 4. The woman, who came to Kolkata, 12 years ago, was promised an Indian visa and was sent to Visakhapatnam after she was given fake documents. In Visakhapatnam, Beesetti Dhanalakshmi (35), who runs a brothel has been arrested in the case. A case has been registered against Dhanalakshmi under relevant sections.
Tags: Bangladesh(32), Police, Visakhapatnam, Human Trafficking, Andhra Pradesh
Courtesy: DNA India
Woman Delivers Baby In Torch Light, Incident Goes Viral
Amid a power outage issue in the Narsipatnam area, a woman in labor gave birth in a candle, torch, and mobile phone light at the state-run NTR Government hospital. Although the bizarre incident happened on April 7, it came to light on April 8 and went viral. Notably, located near the newly formed Andhra Pradesh district, the hospital area is facing power cut issues for the past two days.
Tags: Delivery, Child Birth, Andhra Pradesh woman, Visakhapatnam, Powercut
Visakhapatnam Bandh Will Be Eye Opener For Centre: JAC Leaders
The VSP Struggle Committee and Joint Action Committee (JAC) leaders called for Visakha Bandh, on March 28, to protest against the central government. Notably, Union Government announced to privatize 30 years old Visakhapatnam Steel Plant (VSP) in Andhra Pradesh. The proposal was objected by political leaders, VSP employees and AP Government. To protest the Modi Government's decision, the VSP leaders, with support of political leaders, called… read-more
Tags: Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, VSP, Central Government, privatization
Courtesy: The New Indian Express
Global Cardiovascular Device Manufacturer Launches Heart Valve Facility IN Vizag
Translumina, a global manufacturer of cardiovascular devise, on December 28, inaugurated Asia's largest heart valve manufacturing facility in Visakhapatnam, AP. "We have partnered with some of the best institutions and physicians around the world to create next generation heart valve technologies to offer better clinical outcomes at an affordable cost for all valve disorder," said MD and co-founder of Translumina, Gurmeet Singh Chugh.
Tags: Visakhapatnam, cardiovascular, Translumina, Global Manufacturer, Andhra Pradesh High Court
65 Trains Cancelled In Visakhapatnam Due To Cyclone Jawad
In Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh (AP), a total of 65 trains were cancelled due to "cyclone Jawad." The East Coast Railway Divisional Manager AK Tripathi on December 3 informed about the cancelled trains, scheduled for December 3 and 4. Reportedly, schools and colleges in Srikakulam and Visakhapatnam will also remain closed for December 4. Meanwhile, the Centre sent 46 NDRF teams for the flood relief measures in the state.
Tags: Visakhapatnam, Cyclone Jawad, Trains Cancelled, East Coast Railway, Andhra Pradesh
Almost 70 Students Of Govt. School Fall Ill, Experts Suspect Food Poisoning
Approximately 70 students from the Kasturba Gandhi Girl's School in Vishakapatnam fell ill after consuming food from the hostel on November 22. According to reports, students started to show signs of uneasiness and vomiting and were rushed to the nearby hospital. L. Chandrakala, District education Officer said that the doctors have taken samples to test the cause of their sickness. " We suspect that it's food poisoning", added Chandraleka… read-more
Tags: Visakhapatnam, AP Schools, students, Food Poisoning