Nizamabad, November 30
Khanapur village of Armoor mandal in Nizamabad district would be renamed as Kavithapur. Village leaders, VDC members and house land committee members announced this and they even met Nizamabad MP K Kavitha.
Following their request, Kavitha and MLA A Jeevan Reddy unveiled the brochure regarding the name change.
Khanapur village was submerged due to Sriram Sagar project and the oustees were not provided rehabilitation till date. MP Kavitha took initiation and allotted lands for 274 houses.
Showing their gratitude, the villagers unanimously decided to change their village name. They met the local MLA, who accepted their proposal and submitted the name change brochure to Kavithapur.