Mon, Oct 19, 2015, 02:53 PM
Chandrababu Naidu expressed his gratitude to all farmers who had donated lands for the capital city of Amaravati. He, along with Union ministers Ashoka Gajapati Raju and Venkaiah Naidu laid foundation stone for the Gannavaram Airport extension works. The Civil Aviation Ministry had released Rs. 150 crores for this. The extension of airport became necessary due to the increase in traffic, with Vijayawada becoming the temporary capital of AP.