Center focussed on AP development : Venkaiah

venkaiahUnion Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said, centre has focused on the allround development of Andhra Pradesh in view of injustice done to the state during bifurcation.

Talking to reporters He said, It was Congress Rajya Sabha MP KVP Ramachandra Rao who tried his best to stop the bifurcation. Center has announced package amounting to more than Rs 2.25 lakh crore, highest ever central aid given to any state .

He said, Centre had sanctioned 1.93 lakhs houses to state and decided to develop Amaravati. Center will provide revenue deficit grant of about Rs 22,000 crore in next 5 years. The Centre was committed for the development of the state.