Hyderabad: The searing heat will continue on Wednesday, the Indian Meteorological Department announced on Tuesday even as the mercury topped the 46ºC mark in both Telugu states.
Nalgonda was the hottest place in the two states at 46.4ºC followed by Bapatla in AP at 46.3ºC and Bhadrachalam and Khammam in TS at 45.6ºC. Nationwide, Banda in UP was the hottest at 47ºC
The maximum temperature in the city was 42.4ºC on Tuesday. The IMD has predicted rain or thundershowers towards the evening or night at isolated places on Wednesday.
The IMD said the southwest monsoon may hit Kerala on May 30, with an error margin of plus or minus four days.
After it hits the Kerala coast, it would take 5-7 days to reach Rayala-seema and another five days to reach Telangana state, the IMD said.
He said that the state government would set up a residential school in each mandal to provide quality education for the poor.
Mr Srihari, who is also the education minister, was replying to TRS members Gangadhar Goud and N. Laxman Rao question.
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For development of Visakhapatnam Metro Rail project under PPP mode, the AMRC has called for tenders.
The Legislative Assembly on Thursday adopted two Amendment Bills unanimously.
Customers will have to pay more for ice-cream and a few other food items like paneer and dry fruits.
Items that see hike in price are ice-cream, paneer, dryfruits, branded oil, branded basmati rice.
In this case, admittedly the plaintiff was not examined as a witness.
The civic body is asking private companies from the West Zone to volunteer funds.
The Water Board cited the urgency involved in the project and sought exemption from certain clauses of the Land Act.
On Thursday, the police inspected Metro stations and drafted a security plan.
The few women present at the camp said that they came in expecting to see doctors whom they could consult.