A technical error in Coromandel Express occured at the crossing in Gopalapatnam at about 5:30 am on January 12. This resulted in delay of several trains including Narsapuram Passenger, Godavari, Falaknuma, Janmabhoomi and Simhadri Express trains for about two hours.


On April 29, 2015 a class IV student was kidnapped by a man after giving him a lift on his bike. He was rescued after some days.