Sat, Sep 26, 2015, 08:33 AM
Union Minister Sujana Chowdary said that the Central government has sanctioned Rs 1,000 crore to Andhra Pradesh under special assistance. He said Rs 350 crore for capital construction; Rs 350 crore towards development package for Rayalaseema and north coastal districts, and Rs 300 crore for Polavaram project. The Minister said that Centre is ready to sanction few more national-level institutions to Andhra Pradesh. He stated Prime Minister Narendra Modi would attend foundation stone laying ceremony for AP capital on October 22.