Amaravati is all set to be the focal of the development and progress of Andhra Pradesh. And all credit to Andhra Pradesh´s Chief Minister, Chandrababu Naidu. Thanks to his zeal and unstinted far-sightedness for the long-term, Amaravati will soon be a model for innovative urban development technologies.
When the CW team recently met Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari, he candidly stated: ´In the past year, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has drastically brought down stress project count to 41 from 384 projects worth Rs 3.80 lakh crore.
The first phase of the mega Polavaram project on the Godavari will be completed by the Andhra Pradesh government with the assistance of the Union Government. This will release water even into the left canal by 2018, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, reportedly mentioned.
Showing keen interest in partnering with the state of Andhra Pradesh in building Amaravati, the Sri Lankan Government has suggested that the Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu should consider replicating some of its development plans in order to attract tourists.
Global airliner Emirates has shown interest in assisting the Andhra Pradesh Government in the construction of the new airport at Amravati. On being invited by the state government, the airliner has invested in the construction of a greenfield airport, hub and an MRO facility.
Venkaiah Naidu has inaugurated National Highway projects in Andhra Pradesh worth Rs 1,930 crore. According to a statement released by the Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and Andhra Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will also be present at the event.