Rajya Sabha: TDP MP Kanakamedala asks Centre to consider demand of Amaravati farmers
TDP MP Kanakamedala Ravindra Kumar said in Rajya Sabha that the YSRCP government has halted the construction of buildings in Amaravati after it came to power. He mentioned that the previous TDP government had spent Rs 10,000 crore for creating infrastructure in Amaravati. Prime Minister Narendra Modi had officially laid the foundation stone for construction of AP capital in Amaravati, he pointed out. The MP stated that neither the Centre nor state government has considered the demand of continuing the capital in Amaravati despite farmers continuing protest for the last 415 days.