Nara Chandrababu Naidu is an Indian politician who is the current Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh serving since 2014. He is the first chief minister of the state since it was divided.
In a setback to the YSR Congress Party government in Andhra Pradesh, a resolution moved by main opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) disapproving the government's policies was adopted in the state Legislative Council on Tuesday night.
Sealing the fate of Amaravati as the Andhra Pradesh capital, a Bill was tabled in the Assembly on Monday to develop Visakhapatnam and Kurnool as the two other state capitals.
Amaravati farmers protesting against three capitals proposal on Tuesday attacked car of a ruling YSRCP MLA and damaged it.
As protests by Amaravati farmers intensified over the proposal for three capitals for Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Friday said that the rationale behind every decision is the welfare of all.
Protest by farmers erupted in Amaravati on Friday after experts' panel submitted its report to the Andhra Pradesh government, recommending that some functions of the capital be moved to Visakhapatnam and Kurnool.
Nine members of opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) were suspended for one day from Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Tuesday for stalling the proceedings of the House.
Continuing its flip-flop on Amaravati, the Andhra Pradesh government said on Saturday that more discussions are needed on the issue and a final decision will be taken after the experts' committee submits its report.
Clearing the air over the future of Amaravati as the capital of Andhra Pradesh, the YSR Congress Party government said on Friday that there is no proposal to shift the capital.
Hinting at a possible re-alignment in Andhra Pradesh, actor-politician Pawan Kalyan on Wednesday said he had never distanced himself from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).
Under attack from the Opposition and various quarters for terminating Amaravati Capital City Startup Project to be developed by a consortium of Singapore companies, the Andhra Pradesh government on Wednesday clarified that the project was not feasible.