Telangana Current Affairs

Renowned Telangana poet Guda Anjaiah passes away

Noted Telangana poet and lyricist Guda Anjaiah passed away following a brief illness at Ragannagudem, Telangana. He was 61.

He played a key role in Telangana statehood movement by penning several songs which later found their way into films.

About Guda Anjaiah

  • He was born in Adilabad district in 1955. He was leading life as pharmacist in Hyderabad.
  • He was famous for his song ‘Ee Ooru Manadira” which was translated in 16 languages.
  • Some of his other famous songs are Rajiga ori Rajiga and Ayyoniva nuvvu. They were based on Telangana statehood movement during 2009-11 and were played in Poru film.
  • He also had written novel titled Polimera which highlighted the dark days of 1975 National Emergency.
  • Awards and Honours: Sahithya Bandu Ratna award (1986), Rajini Telugu Sahithi Samithi Award (1988),  Telangana Sahithya Puraskaram (2015) etc.


Telangana Government launches M-Wallet Mobile App

Telangana Government has launched M-Wallet, new mobile app to facilitate citizens to get digital copies of documents like driving licence and registration certificate.

It was launched by Telangana IT minister KT Rama Rao and Transport Minister P Mahender Reddy in Hyderabad. It is first of its kind application to be launched in any state of India.

Key features of M-Wallet

  • M-wallet mobile application has been developed by Telangana Road Transport Authority for the Transport Department of the Telangana Government.
  • It helps user to download digital copies of documents like driving licence and registration certificate.
  • These digital documents could be produced by the users before the police and RTA authorities when demanded.
  • The application lets user to auto-fetch documents and also share documents. It also allows user to have all the documents on one single screen.
  • The documents downloaded once using application will be saved for future use in it. Using this application user can add multiple vehicles owned by him.