Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is going to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi Today to discuss the issues in the state of Andhra Pradesh. Chandrababu Naidu is expected to spend two days in the Delhi and meet Union Ministers on various issues related to the state including loan waiver scheme, new capital.
Chandrababu Naidu is expected to take up the issue of granting Special Category status to Andhra Pradesh and to seek special grant from the Center in Union Budget. Naidu is seeking a special grant of Rs 15,000 crore from the Union budget for the unplanned deficit that raised with the disruption of revenue accruals after the bifurcation. In addition to this, a special grant of over Rs 8,600 crore would also be sought as additional Central assistance to finance critical development projects that are currently under execution.
Chandrababu Naidu is also going to discuss the proposed loan waiver scheme for farmers with the Union Finance Minister. In his discussions, Naidu would also bring up the need creating a level-playing field for growth and development of Andhra Pradesh with liberal financial assistance and policy support from the Centre. He would also discuss the issues on Polavaram project, new railway projects, establishing premier educational institutions in the state.