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.
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.
Andhra Pradesh has been consistently clocking double digit growth for three years. The state has achieved a growth rate of 11.39 per cent, with agriculture, industry and the service sectors registering a growth above the national average.
After releasing the vision action plan document at the Collectorate in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has reportedly approved for establishing another airport at Madanapalle.