The CVR Navayuga group promoted Krishnapatnam Port hopes to achive a cargo throughput of about 55 million tonne this year. The group plans to invest about Rs 8,000 crore in a phased manner to add more berths to have about 42 berths with over 200 MTPA capacity. The port will also have a dedicated container […]
Complaints or information can be passed on to Nellore Police in the form of videos, photos and SMS to WhatsApp number 9390777727
Nellore district police launched an initiative called ‘Public Eye’ to register complaints or provide information on law and order, traffic or anti-social activities enabling the police to take swift action. A dedicated mobile phone […]
Dodla Kausalyamma Government Collge for Women, popularly known as DKW College in Nellore, was accorded autonomous status by the University Grants Commision (UGC) on 18th March 2016. The college will also receive UGC funds to improve its infrastructure.
The college was started on 27th Jan 1964 by Smt Dodla Kausalyamma and Dodla Subba Reddy. Cosnstruction of […]
A team of scientists from ICAR, New Delhi visited the Katepalli village to explore the feasibility of setting up the Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK) there. About 50 acres of land has already been identified by the revenue department. Krishi Vigyan Kendra was established in Nellore under NATP at agricultural research station during September, 1999 under the Acharya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University. […]
About 210 hectares of land is being converted into an urban forest near Kottur with about Rs2.5 crore funding from Govt of India. About 150 hectares is the reserve forest and the rest is being taken from APFDC (Andhra Pradesh Forest Development Corporation). Foundation stone for the project was laid on 17th July 2015 during […]
SHAR officials accorded formal permission to conduct Buckingham Canal survey works in the Sriharikota range. The canal spreads across 11 mandals over an area of 6080 acres in Nellore district. About 385 acres need to be acquired for canal revival and creation of necessary facilities. Central government is on a mission to revive the 1000 […]
Mega Engineering Company won the bid to complete the works related to supplying drinking water to Nellore from Sangam Anicut. The Rs512 crore project was conceived to supply drinking water to Nelloreans through 70,000 water connections and 71 water tanks. 39 new tanks will be constructed and 34,000 new water connection will be given as […]
ISRO has successfully put IRNSS-1F satellite into orbit on 10th March from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SHAR), Sriharikota. The satellite was launched on-board Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV C-32). IRNSS-1F is the sixth dedicated navigation satellite under the Independent Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) concieved by ISRO.
IRNSS is designed to provide accurate geographical position information (GPS) to users in […]
Parksons Packaging Ltd of Mumbai is setting up a Rs70 crore plant on a 10 acre plot in Sri City of Nellore to produce and process folding cartons. Company chairman Mr Ramesh Kejriwal held a ground breaking ceremony at Sri City on 10th March. Company joint managing director Chaitanya Kejriwal, director Anjali Kejriwal, senior manager -process engineering, Sachin […]