Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and some of his cabinet colleagues had a narrow escape when their boat collided with another boat carrying a group of journalists in Godavari
river in Rajahmundry.
Twenty-seven people were killed and 40 injured on Tuesday in a stampede in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh, police said, as crowds surged to bathe in the Godavari
River on the first day of a religious festival held once every 144 years.
Local TV channel reported that the stampede happened when some women slipped and fell while a large number of pilgrims were rushing towards the banks of the Godavari
river to take a bath.
NEW DELHI, June 13 (KUNA) -- Twenty two Indians, including seven children died Saturday following a vehicle carrying them slipped from the road and fell into Godavari
River at Dowleswaram in the East Godavari
district of South Indian state Andhra Pradesh.
Karnataka and Maharashtra get 35 TMC (Thousand Million Cubic Feet) of additional water because 80 TMC of water is going to be transferred from Godavari
to Krishna basin.
Trees were uprooted disrupting traffic and communication and electricity towers were damaged as strong gales with speed reaching 100-110 kmph caused havoc in the coastal districts of Krishna and two Godavari
Maximum deaths were reported from Prakasam district (6 people), followed by Guntur (5), Mahabubnagar (4), Hyderabad, Kurnool (3 each), Vizianagaram, East Godavari
, Nalgonda and Warangal (2 each).
With the investment, the Andhra Pradesh government is hoping to build coastal corridors along the Vizag- Bheemunipatnam sea front and Vizag- Vizianagaram- Srikakulam regional circuit with ` 175 crore investment, and eight new beach properties in Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, East Godavari
, West Godavari
, Prakasam and Nellore districts.
The rainfall was such that Narasapur in West Godavari
district received a record 31 cms of rainfall in the last 24 hours, followed by 27 cms in Amalapuram, 25 cms in Rajahmundry (both in East Godavari
district), 25 cms in Yelamanchili (Visakhapatnam dist), 23 cms in Koderu (West Godavari
district has been carved out of the old Godavari
district and came into existence in the year 1925 with agriculture as prime activity.
ISLAMABAD, June 18, 2011 (Balochistan Times): The Foreign Office lodged a protest with the Indian government through the Indian High Commission in Islamabad on a serious incident on 16 June, 2011 in which Indian Navy Ship Godavari
obstructed Pakistan Navy Ship Babur.
Global Banking News-29 December 2009-Reliance Industries announces gas flow rate at Krishna Godavari
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