Hyderabad: Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy on Friday approved the up-gradation of Ongole Municipality from Selection Grade to Municipal Corporation by merging the adjacent Panchayats and Revenue villages into Ongole Municipality.
The Chief Minister also approved up-gradation of Chittoor Municipality as Municipal Corporation. He approved the up-gradation of Khammam Municipality into Municipal Corporation.
Mr Kiran Kumar Reddy also approved inclusion of Gram Panchayats and Peri Urban areas into Karimnagar Municipal Corporation and also for inclusion of surrounding Gram Panchayats in Peri Urban areas into Siddipet Municipal limits.(INN)