Wed, Aug 31, 2016, 04:44 PM
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Siddharth Nath Singh said that there are Constitutional constraints in granting special status to Andhra Pradesh (AP). At a press meet in Delhi, he made it clear that benefits that are higher than special status would be granted to AP. Stating that a serious exercise is going on in the issue, soon an announcement will be made, he said. The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government is committed to all promises made in the Reorganisation Act as well as those made during division of the state.