Andhra Pradesh (AP) Planning Commissioner chairman, Kutumba Rao gave a point-by-point rebuttal to the charges made by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) North leader, G.V.L. Narsimha Rao and party state-unit chief, Kanna Lakshminarayana. He slammed them for propogating 'lies.' Broaching the fact that Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi is silent over AP issues, he said that even PM knows that lies are being propogated against AP CM and the state government. He said that they were claiming about giving funds, which are nothing but what the state deserves after devolution, he said.