Fri, Sep 18, 2015, 09:16 AM
Niti Aayog met in New Delhi to discuss on special category status to Andhra Pradesh. Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya has discussed with secretaries of various departments over special status to Andhra Pradesh. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi directed Niti Aayog to look into the possibilities of granting special status to Andhra Pradesh after Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu impressed upon him. Union Ministers Venkaiah, Sujana Chowdary and Nirmala Sitharaman have asked Niti Aayog to expedite the process of special status to AP.