• Covid - 19 News: India: TotalCases: 2,36,657; Recovered: 1,14,073 ; Deceased: 6,642; Telangana: TotalCases: 3,290; Recovered: 1,627; Deceased: 113.
Latest News

Kavitha sets up 3 more food centres in Nizamabad, Jagtial

eTelangana.org | Published: 3rd April 2020 | Posted Date: Friday 3rd April 2020 05:51 PM

Hyderabad: After successfully offering free meals at three centers in Nizamabad district for the past two years, three more free food centers have been started in Nizamabad and Jagitial districts on directions given by former MP K Kavitha.

Nizamabad Mayor Nithu Kiran opened free food centre at Nizamabad, to ensure that no one goes hungry, especially the daily wage workers and migrant workers in the district. Nizamabad Urban Development Authority (NUDA) chairman Prabhakar Reddy, Telangana Jagruthi Nizamabad district president Avanthi Kumar, corporators and local leaders participated in this programme.

Also read

On the other hand, Jagitial ZP Chairperson Dhavaa Vasantha Suresh, MLA Sanjay Kumar and hospital superintendent Sudhakshina Devi, RMO Ramakrishna participated in the launch of free food centre at Jagitial government hospital. Free food centre at Metpally Government hospital was started by Telangana Jagruthi leaders.

The free meals programme at government hospitals for the benefit of patients’ attendants, migrant workers has come as a sigh of relief to the people of Nizamabad and Jagitial districts. Free food is being served to the poor, students, homeless and destitute during the 21-day nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

As all hotels, food courts are currently shut across the Nizamabad and Jagitial districts and the attendants of poor patients are finding it difficult to find food, Kavitha extended the free meals scheme to poor people. The aim is to see that they do not have to walk for miles looking for food, as all the food courts will remain shut till April 14.

On the day of Janata Curfew too, many poor people, patients’ attendants, daily wage workers in Nizamabad had to starve as the free meals scheme was also stopped. The matter was brought to the attention of Kavitha, who discussed the issue with the authorities and after taking adequate measures, such as ensuring sanitation and social distancing in the queue lines at the free food centres, these centres are active again and are currently serving the needy.



Emerging technologies helped govt to deal with Covid pandemic: KTR

Addressing World Economic Forum's Regional Action Group for South Asia, Minister for IT and Industries KT Rama Rao highlighted the successful use of technology in Telangana during the lockdown period,

Here's how doctors are being put to risk in Telangana. I'm one of 48 corona+ docs

First person account by a PG medical student of Osmania University who has been infected with Covid-19

SSC exams: High Court to decide on conduct of tenth exams on Saturday

The panel of Chief Justice Raghvendra Singh Chauhan and Justice T Vijaysen Reddy dismissed an application seeking impleadment of third parties who opposed the conduct of the examination on the ground that they came very belatedly to court.

COVID-19 explodes among doctors in Hyderabad

No less than 48 doctors and post-graduate students have tested corona positive this week

Rains lash parts of Telangana

The forecast with Regional Meteorological Centre shows that there would be cloudy sky with light rain in city in the next four days.

Families of COVID-19 victims face hell at the morgue due to GHMC pay dispute

Families of six COVID-19 victims made to wait the entire day for release of the bodies

DCA releases guidelines for manufacturing hand sanitizers in Telangana

The decision to release regulatory guidelines comes in the wake of huge demand for hand sanitizers during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic in Hyderabad.

KRMB seeks details of new projects

Asks Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to submit DPRs on new projects proposed on Krishna

TS to tie up MNREGS funds with developmental works

Addressing a review meeting with the officials on the convergence of MNREGS works in various departments, Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar asked the departments to identify works and prepare a seasonal calendar of works to be taken up under the employment guarantee programme

Telangana to shield health staff

Batch system in all hospitals to ensure safety of health workers, non-covid patients

Malls, hotels to open in Telangana from June 8

The Government of Telangana on Thursday issued orders with regard to phased reopening of prohibited activities in areas outside containment zones following the Ministry of Home Affairs orders extending the lockdown till June 30

Zero tolerance against sale of spurious seeds: Telangana DGP

The DGP instructed all field level police officers to have zero tolerance against offenders involved in production, distribution and sale of spurious seeds by booking cases under Preventive Detention (PD) Act.

comments powered by Disqus