The Central government gave green signal for setting up railway zone at Visakhapatnam. It is the long-pending demand of people in Andhra Pradesh especially Visakhapatnam. The Prime Minister's Office gave orders to the Union Railway Ministry in this regard. Proposals for setting up a separate railway zone will be ready for next cabinet meeting. The Railway Ministry will prepare proposals based on Mittal Committee report. MP K Haribabu thanked Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu for recommending Visakhapatnam name for establishing new railway zone.