The denial of Special Category Status(SCS) to Andhra Pradesh is a burning issue. Earlier few youngsters took the extreme step of committing suicide demanding Special Category Status to the state. Mahendra, a 14-Year-Old student hailing from Jaladurgam village in Kurnool District, has committed suicide upset over his elder brother failing to get a job. In a suicide note, he has expressed his disappointment for AP state not getting SCS. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has condoled the death of a student in State Assembly and appealed people not to commit suicide saying that life is precious.