Andhra Pradesh has been demanding a Special Category State (SCS) status from Centre ever since Telangana was separated, But the NDA government at center has decided to announce a special package which could be far better than the SCS.
The Special package issue has reached the climax as the Union Ministers Arun Jaitley, Sujana Chowdary and Venkaiah Naidu met in Delhi at 10:30 pm IST to have final negotiations over the special package.
In Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu is still in camp office along with some senior ministers and has being communicating with the Union ministers in Delhi. TDP government is reportedly demanding special package which is far better than special status .
The central government has started this exercise as Prime Minister minister Narendra Modi is leaving to Laos tomorrow to attend ASEAN- India East ASia meet, The union ministers want to complete this exercise and take approval from PMO before Modi leaves. The announcement will be made once the special package gets approval from PM.