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‘New oxygen plants for Adoni, Nandyal’

Staff being recruited on temporary basis to bridge shortage in hospitals: Buggana Finance Minister Buggana Rajendranath Reddy on Monday said work on establishing two new oxygen generation plants was fast paced in Adoni and Nandyal district hospitals. Review meeting After a review meeting with the district officials and COVID-19 nodal officers here, Mr. Rajendranath said […]

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Retired govt. official found dead

A retired government official, who tested positive for COVID-19 infection, was found dead with a gunshot wound at his farm near Belenahalli Tanda in Tarikere taluk on Monday. Somla Naika, 71, who retired as deputy tahsildar, had given his swab for COVID-19 test on May 7 and the laboratory report confirming the infection reached him […]

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Karnataka waiting for Modi to address the nation: Yediyurappa

“It is quite natural for the Centre to issue directions to the country during this time. We will follow it.” Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa said that the State is awaiting the Prime Minister Narendra Modi address to the nation before deciding on the next course of action to be initiated in the State to […]

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Coronavirus | Vizianagaram Deputy Mayor died of COVID-19

Former member of the Andhra Pradesh State Commission for Protection of Child Rights, Kesali Apparao said that her death was a great loss for the district Even before taking up full responsibilities, Vizianagaram Deputy Mayor Macchu Nagalakshmi, 45 years, succumbed to coronavirus in early hours of Wednesday. In recent civic polls, she was elected from […]

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Govt. failed to tackle pandemic: Congress

Referring to the deaths due to lack of medical oxygen, Mr. Thulasi Reddy said the government was doing nothing to alleviate people’s sufferings on account of the rapid spread of virus. APCC working president N. Thulasi Reddy on Tuesday said the YSRCP government, which was unable to save people’s lives by providing them medical oxygen, […]

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Stalin takes second dose of vaccine

DMK president M.K. Stalin on Thursday took his second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. In a Twitter post, he urged those eligible to take the vaccine immediately. Mr. Stalin also advised those with co-morbidities to consult with their doctors and take the vaccine. He had taken his first dose on March 9 at Kauvery Hospital. […]