Andhra Pradesh: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

Renowned theatre artiste Chatla Sriramulu passes away

Published: December 18, 2015

Renowned theatre artiste and writer Chatla Sriramulu passed away at Secunderabad, Telangana. He was 84. He was instrumental in the establishment of Rasaranjani, a popular literary and cultural organisation dedicated to the theatre arts. About Chatla Sriramulu He was born on December 5, 1931 in Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) in then Madras Presidency. In early days ..

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India-Russia joint naval exercise INDRA NAVY-15 begins in Visakhapatnam

Published: December 7, 2015

The eighth edition of India-Russia joint naval exercise-INDRA NAVY-15 has begun in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. INDRA NAVY-15 is a bilateral maritime joint naval exercise between the Indian and Russian navies for epitomising the strategic relationship between the two countries. About INDRA NAVY-15 The primary aim is to increase interoperability between the navies of two countries ..

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Second World Congress on Disaster Management kicks off in Visakhapatnam

Published: November 20, 2015

The second World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM) has started in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. The 4-day conference was inaugurated by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and was attended by Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Kiran Rijiju. Key facts The Congress is being jointly ..

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Union Government clears first batch of flagship urban projects under AMRUT

Published: October 23, 2015

Union Government has cleared the first batch of projects under the flagship scheme of Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) for 89 cities from 3 states. It was cleared by Union Urban Development Ministry by allocating 2,786 crore rupees to facilitate development projects without any financial delays. Key facts It is for the ..

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PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone for mobile manufacturing facility in Tirupati

Published: October 23, 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of Shri Venkateswara Mobile and Electronics Manufacturing Hub in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh. It is country’s first dedicated mobile manufacturing electronics cluster to be established in lines with Union Government’s flagship Make in India initiative. In this hub, Foxconn which is world’s largest contract manufacturer of electronics ..

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