India News | Written by Uma Sudhir | Friday April 24, 2015
Nearly 17 days after 20 alleged smugglers were shot dead inside the red sanders forests of Chittoor; the Andhra Pradesh government has constituted an eight-member Special Investigation Team to investigate into the incident.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Odisha government on Thursday said it has mobilised 559 personnel, including a senior police officer in the rank of an additional director general, to undertake relief and rescue operations in the cyclone-hit areas of neighbouring Andhra Pradesh.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday appointed 1981 batch Indian Police Service officer Jasti Venkata Ramudu as the Director General of Police.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Andhra Pradesh Governor E. S. L. Narasimhan, Chief Electoral Officer Bhanwarlal and Director General of Police B. Prasada Rao were among the eminent personalities who voted here Wednesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 2, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) B Prasada Rao today ordered for initiating disciplinary action against a woman DSP and other policemen in Anantapur district who allegedly thrashed in full public view four suspects arrested for a murde...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 30, 2013
Senior IPS officer B Prasada Rao was appointed as the acting Director General of Police of Andhra Pradesh today. At present, he is the director general of the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB).
South | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) V Dinesh Reddy, against whom a CBI probe is pending on charges of acquiring disproportionate assets, today retired from service.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
Senior IPS officer B Prasada Rao is expected to become the next Director General of Andhra Pradesh Police, succeeding V Dinesh Reddy who will have to demit office on September 30 following the State Government's rejection of his plea for extension of...
Hyderabad News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
Two journalists of a Telugu news channel were remanded in judicial custody by a local magistrate yesterday in a case registered against them for telecasting a news story on state Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy's meeting with a local spirit...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 23, 2013
Posing as policemen, two persons have hoodwinked the jail authorities and managed to take away a prisoner from a sub-jail at Adoni of Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh on the pretext of taking him to a court, officials said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 29, 2013
Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy today warned of initiating action against those making fake calls to the recently launched 'Dial 100 system', an emergency response number.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 18, 2012
Overruling the Director General of Police's (DGP) recommendations, the Andhra Pradesh government on Monday issued orders withdrawing criminal cases against Kadapa MP and YSR Congress president Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and 30 others at the Pulivendula pol...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 8, 2012
City Police on Wednesday recovered over Rs 6.70 crore cash from an autorickshaw near the office of Director General of Police at Lakdi-ka-pul in Hyderabad.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 13, 2012
A suspended head constable, who created flutter after allegedly holding his senior hostage, met Director General of Police(in-charge) V Dinesh Reddy here even as police were in the process of registering a case against him.
South | Uma Sudhir | Thursday August 16, 2012
The Andhra Pradesh High Court has upheld the Central Administrative Tribunal's (CAT) decision to set aside the appointment of Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) V Dinesh Reddy as the Head of Police Force by the state government. The cour...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 6, 2012
The wives of the constables of the Andhra Pradesh Special Police (APSP) on Monday called off their protest after the police chief agreed to accept their demands for leave and better working conditions. Following a meeting with family members of the c...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 22, 2012
Seeking to end acrimony between top IAS and IPS ranks in Andhra Pradesh, the state government today promoted eight IPS officers of the 1987 batch to the rank of Additional Director General of Police from the rank of Inspector General of Police.
South | Uma Sudhir with PTI inputs | Tuesday June 19, 2012
The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) has set aside the appointment of Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police (DGP) V. Dinesh Reddy. While setting aside the appointment of Mr Reddy, the Hyderabad bench of CAT has directed the AP government to ...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 19, 2012
Andhra Pradesh government today transferred nine Indian Police Service officers, including the controversial Director General of state Anti-Corruption Bureau D Boobathi Babu and Hyderabad police Commissioner A K Khan.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 3, 2012
The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Wednesday stayed a single bench order of inquiry into the allegations made by Director General of Police (DGP) V Dinesh Reddy and senior Indian Police Services (IPS) officer Umesh Kumar against each other.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 12, 2012
The Andhra Pradesh High Court directed the state government to get an impartial inquiry conducted into the assets of Director General of Police (DGP) V Dinesh Reddy and his wife in the light of allegations levelled against him by batch mate and anoth...
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 25, 2012
Senior IPS officer A Ponnuswamy has taken over as Additional Director General (ADG) of CRPF's Southern Zone that consists of seven states.
Andhra Pradesh News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 8, 2012
Andhra Pradesh Director General of Police V Dinesh Reddy today laid foundation for the proposed building complex of 'Octopus', the commando outfit of the Organisation for Counter Terrorist Operations