Meeting between CM Jagan and PM Modi started, Polavaram R&R is high on agenda
Delhi, August 22: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy accompanied by YSRCP Rajya Sabha member V. Vijayasai Reddy met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. Meeting between two began at 10:30 am.
The CM to impress on the PM for release of funds towards Resettlement and Rehabilitation (R&R) package of Polavaram displaced as several villages in merged mandals have submerged in recent Godavari floods. Besides, Jagan Reddy will urge the Centre to grant Special Category Status (SCS) to truncated state of Andhra Pradesh. Other pending issues include bifurcation of assets between two Telugu states.