Former Congress MP Lagadapati Rajagopal said that Special Category Status became strong sentiment among people of Andhra Pradesh. However, he declined to predict which party will come to power after 2019 elections. Rajagopal said that it is too early to predict the election result as one more year left for elections. To a question, Lagadapati stated people will give a reply to political parties through their vote. However, he mentioned that his team works continually to know the pulse of people in Andhra Pradesh.