AP Special status became an emotive issue : Chandrababu

pm-naiduAP CM Chandrababu Naidu met Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley , who assumed all the promises made in the Andhra Pradesh (Reorganisation) Act will be fulfilled.

Chief Minister raised the Visakhapatnam-Chennai industrial corridor, Chennai-Bangalore industrial corridor, funds for the multi-purpose Polavaram irrigation project, industrial incentives, tax exemptions, grants for backward areas. The finance minister said that financial assistance to the State’s Polavaram irrigation project would continue.

Chandrababu said that they asked for implementing all the assurances of AP reorganisation act and also appealed the PM to give the special package on the lines of Bundelkhand to northern Andhra and Rayalaseema regions in AP . He said, Special category status has become an emotive issue .