There were 40 COVID-19 patients undergoing treatment at the private facility. There were 10 staff members of the private hospital that was running the COVID Care Centre.
Veerraju, a senior BJP leader in the state, replaces Kanna Lakshminarayana, who was at the helm for over two years.
East Godavari district, with over 13,000 cases, has emerged as an unexpected hotspot
The COVID-19 toll crossed the 1,000-mark, reaching 1,041 after 56 fresh casualties were reported in the last 24 hours.
The states own resources have totally dried up because of reduction in revenues on account of the (COVID-19-imposed) lockdown.
The decision to enforce the lockdown, after curbs were eased from June 1 when Unlock-1 came into being, was taken at a special meeting held by District Collector Narayana Bharath Gupta in which Superintendent of Police Avula Ramesh Reddy, Municipal Commissioner P S Girisha and other officials took part.
A total of 140 TTD staffers, including 14 priests, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus infection since the shrine was reopened on June 11.
According to the plan, the state will have 25 districts once the reorganisation is done
The panel investing the Visakhapatnam gas leak has suggested setting up factory safety boards at the central and state levels to revamp factory safety norms in the country.
These ambulances include 130 advanced life support ambulances, 282 basic life support ambulances and over 656 mobile medical units that will significantly upgrade the healthcare infrastructure, improve reach and reduce response time, the company said in a statement.
The man has now been arrested and being made to test for the novel coronavirus
The Sainor Life Sciences factory was immediately shut down as a precautionary measure after a gas leak was detected at 11.30 pm on June 29.
Citizens above 65 years, children below 10 years, pregnant women and devotees from containment zones will not be allowed into the temple.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy directed officials to create awareness among people at ground level and erect hoardings regarding the same
State Education Minister A Suresh said the government took the decision to safeguard the students' health in view of the rapid spread of coronavirus in the state.
Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath presented the Budget estimates in the Legislative Assembly on the first day of the brief budget session.
AP Inter Results 2020 Manabadi for 1st and 2nd year students was declared at 4 pm on bie.ap.gov.in
The announcement of AP first year inter results and AP second year inter results got delayed this due to the coronavirus outbreak and the subsequent lockdown restrictions.
Phased easing of the lockdown in non-containment zones has been undertaken
"Only 6,000 devotees per day as against the normal rush over 60,000 would be allowed entry and COVID-19 precautionary measures, including six feet distance between each other and wearing of face mask, would be strictly followed," officials of the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (TTD), which administers the ancient shrine, said.
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy appealed to the beneficiaries to use the money for the intended purpose and not for alcohol.
The top court, however, granted relief to the Chief Secretary, the Principal Secretary of ‘Panchyati Raj' and the Commissioner of ‘Panchayati Raj and Rural Development of the Andhra Pradesh government by closing the contempt proceedings initiated by the High Court against them, said lawyer G N Reddy, who represented the government.
The examinations, originally scheduled to be held in the first week of March, were postponed due to elections to local bodies and subsequently because of the COVID-19 lockdown.
"Kia was a big success in the Indian car market within 10 months of starting production. We are happy to share with you that we are going to make an additional investment of USD 54 million in the upcoming project despite the COVID-19 global pandemic, Shim said during an interactive programme in which the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was present.
The first flight to Vijayawada landed from Bengaluru at 6.55 am, carrying 79 passengers. The SpiceJet flight returned to Bengaluru with 68 passengers, officials said.