Rahul Gandhi to strive for special status to AP

rahul-gandhiCongress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has arrived in Andhra Pradesh to undertake a 10 KM padayatra in Anantapur district .

He covered 10 kms on foot meeting family members of farmers who had committed suicide due to debt burden and gave cheques to deceased families.

Addressing a meeting in Obuladeva chervu, He said, Congress would strive to get special category status to the state and for the completion of the Polavaram irrigation project.Why are they(TDP) not asking the Central Govt for special status for Andhra now? Why are they not protesting?, He questioned.