Andhrapradesh

Naidu reiterates demand for SCS

Naidu reiterates demand for SCS

Says he is committed to completing Polavaram irrigation project by 2019 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday demanded that the Centre fulfil its promise of according Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh as the same was also being extended to other States. Addressing a public meeting after attending …

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No-trust motion after discussion on SCS in Parliament: Y.V. Subba Reddy

YSRCP chief whip flays Naidu for settling for special package instead of SCS YSR Congress Parliamentary Party will move a no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi Government after pressing for a discussion on the Special Category Status (SCS) in Parliament when the Budget session resumes, its chief whip in Parliament …

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Special Category status is our right, says Naidu

Special Category status is our right, says Naidu

I will make sure that all promises are delivered’ Reiterating that bifurcation was not done properly, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said the promises made to the State had not yet been fulfilled; the Special Category Status (SCS) was its right and it should be given. Addressing ‘Saadhikara …

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CPI willing to be part of team for Delhi on SCS

CPI willing to be part of team for Delhi on SCS

To support TDP if it tables no-trust motion The CPI has expressed its willingness to be part of any all-party team formed by the State government to press for Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh. Party’s national secretary K. Narayana has also announced that his party will extend support …

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Naidu sees no difference between the BJP and the Congress

Naidu sees no difference between the BJP and the Congress

Tell your high command to undo injustice, Chief Minister tells BJP leaders Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said the BJP leaders should prevail on their high command to undo the injustice meted out to Andhra Pradesh instead of finding fault with its ally (TDP) and felt there was no difference …

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State awaiting ₹167 cr. for MGNREGS wage bill: Lokesh

State awaiting ₹167 cr. for MGNREGS wage bill: Lokesh

‘16 crore man-days of work costing ₹3,000 crore this fiscal’ Another letter from Andhra Pradesh goes to the Centre seeking funds. Besides the unfulfilled bifurcation promises, the outstanding funds related to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) has been added to the list of receivables. ‘Hoping for …

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‘CM should make final trip to Delhi to withdraw support’

‘CM should make final trip to Delhi to withdraw support’

Naidu only concerned about increase in Assembly seats: Jairam Highlighting the Central government’s indifference towards the development of Andhra Pradesh, former Union Minister Jairam Ramesh suggested AP Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu to undertake one last trip to New Delhi and announce his decision to withdraw support to the NDA …

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‘TDP leaders resorting to land grabbing in city’

‘TDP leaders resorting to land grabbing in city’

Private property owners being terrorised: roundtable The ruling Telugu Desam leaders are resorting to indiscriminate land grabbing and the party legislators are using local corporators as middlemen in fraudulently usurping the prime land in several parts of the city, alleged YSRCP city president and former MLA Malladi Vishnu here on …

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Jagan seeks to corner Naidu on the special status issue

Jagan seeks to corner Naidu on the special status issue

‘Join YSRCP’s campaign by making your party MPs resign’ Leader of the Opposition and YSRCP president Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday dared TDP national president and Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu to get his party MPs to resign and join the struggle launched by his party for Special Category …

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‘TDP ‘equally responsible’ for SCS issue’

‘TDP ‘equally responsible’ for SCS issue’

Prakash Karat questions ruling party’s change in stand Holding the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) “equally responsible” for the inordinate delay in obtaining the Special Category Status, CPI(M) Polit Bureau member Prakash Karat on Sunday expressed doubts about the sudden change in the ruling party’s stand over the crucial issue. “The …

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