September 1, 2012
Court grants bail to 16 persons in Lakshmipeta massacre
A Special court on Saturday granted bail to 16 accused including five women in the Lakshmipet massacre in which four Dalits died on June 12. The incident created sensation across the State. The court also directed them to visit the Vangara police station every fortnight till the charge sheet was filed. With the Dalit organizations and others demanding a stringent action, the police arrested 75 persons in the case so far.
September 11, 2012
Roads and Buildings Minister Dharmana Prasada Rao addresses a meeting to the Congress party workers and his loyalists in Srikakulam. He says that he would come out of the Vanpic case unscathed.