Center Gives Clarity About Special category Status - NTv
Mon, Jun 24, 2019, 08:59 PM
Once again the Center has given clarity about 'Special Status' demand by some states. The issue has come to light in the Lok Sabha when Bihar MP Kausalendra Kumar has raised the issue. The Center has made it clear that no state will be given special status. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has given a written reply on this aspect. Nirmala Sitaraman has mentioned that states like AP, Telangana, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, and Bihar have sought special status. In the letter, it was stated that there is no proposal under consideration of the central government for grant of special category status.