Discovered in 1906 by Alexander Rim, Buddhist site Bojjannakonda near Anakapalle in Visakhapatnam District of Andhra Pradesh, is a rich treasure trove of our cultural and religious heritage. Very little has, however, been done to popularize it as a tourist destination, to preserve symbol of our history or make it a study tour destination for the lakhs of school children in the region. Here are glimpses of the picturesque site as seen by The Hindu lensman C.V. SUBRAHMANYAM.
Govt. exploring various options to wriggle out of a dicey situation. The government in any case is prepared to borrow about Rs. 20,000 crore for implementation of ongoing welfare schemes in the budget during the year given the revenue deficit of Rs. 16,000 crore and fiscal deficit of Rs. 20,000 crore post bifurcation. »