Vijayawada: GN Rao Panel report sparks protests by villagers
Following the report of the GN Rao committee, the farmers of the Amaravati region have launched a strong protest against the state government's likely move to follow the three capitals concept of the state. The villagers of the 29 villages have come to the road and threatened to intensify their stir if the justice is not made to them. The protesters have been continuing the various forms of Deeksha and demanded the state government to run the administration from Amaravati. For the last four days, Velagapudi has turned a dharna chowk.