Expressing concerns over the construction of a nuclear power plant, the villagers of Ranasthalam Mandal of Srikakulam District, Andhra Pradesh staged protets, citing environmental concerns. The situation resulted in a fight between villagers and police, leading to loss of few lives, among other damages.
Jallikattu is a popular animal sport, organised in Tamil Nadu State, on the occasion of the Sankranti festival. Over the years, the sport has gained popularity, along with Telugu’s Kodi Pandem, Kannadiga’s Kabala, among other religious sports. However, in 2017, the Government of India forced the Tamilnadu State Government to stop the sport, citing that to as … More Jallikattu, A Tamilnadu Cultural Animal Sport
Long-standing wish of Telangana people, to get seperated from Andhra Pradesh State and have own state, finally got fulfilled in 2014, resulting in the formation of the 29th Indian State. But the result was a bitter experience to Andhra Pradesh, because the key developments of erstwhile Andhra Pradesh were centered in Hyderabad. While few supported the division, few … More Andhra Pradesh State Bifurcation