Agitations for Special Category Status for Andhra Pradesh have picked up momentum after recent statements of Union ministers in parliament, that No SCS can be accorded to AP.
Andhra Pradesh Special Status Sadhana Committee key members Chalasani Srinivas and Shivaji have come down heavily on the Centre by launching agitations in Anantpur.
Chalasani Srinivas, took up fast on unto-death protest , he has called people and parties to come together and put pressure on the centre.
Hero Shivaji has extended his support to Chalasani, He said, Venkaiah Naidu has cheated the people of AP and predicted that people will teach a lesson to BJP-TDP alliance in future. He came down heavily on Venkaiah , he said the latter has not supported any one including the state.
On the other hand ,TDP MP Sivaprasad dons Ambedkar role to regret SCS denial to AP.