Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy
The Deputy CM made these remarks in reaction to the continuing indefinite protests being carried out by farmers from the Amaravati region against the trifurcation of the capital city.
Jagan said AP could not yet gain the required growth momentum in industrialization despite the government's commitment to provide a business-friendly environment.
BJP Andhra Pradesh unit president Somu Veerraju was placed under house arrest at Tadepalli
Arrests were made a day after the High-Power Committee, appointed by govt to probe the vapour leak, submitted its report to CM Y S Jagan Mohan, blaming multiple inadequacies on part of LG
The prime minister has also convened a meeting of the National Disaster Management Authority at 11 am in wake of the situation, the PMO said.
"The Chief Minister has directed the authorities to ensure that one-time financial assistance of Rs 2,000 is given to each of the fishermen stuck in Gujarat."
Giving the figures for the last 24 hours ended at 9 am on Friday, the Health Department said 15 patients had recovered and been discharged from hospitals in Anantapuramu and Kadapa districts.
As of April 11, 286 doctors and 114 executives have registered their names voluntarily to deliver services under the Dr YSR Telemedicine programme and the staff will be working in three shifts from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The state has a population of 5.3 crore and it is, thus, estimated that over 16 crore masks would be required for distribution.
During the course of the PM's interaction with chief ministers across the country, Jagan Reddy appraised him of the measures taken in the state and the impact of coronavirus on farming activities in the state.
State Information and Public Relations Minister Perni Venkataramaiah (Nani) said the Cabinet felt it was not just to forcibly impose the NPR when crores of people were frightened over it.
This will be Jagan's first appearance in court for the trial after he assumed charge as Chief Minister on May 30, 2019.
The decision to cancel the bid came as no surprise since the project was inordinately delayed by the previous Telugu Desam Party government.
Noting that there was a huge gap between demand and availability of steel in the country, Jagan said the Kadapa plant would be a great contribution to the sector.
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