KTR strong reply to Akbaruddin Owaisi over old city development in TS Assembly
MIM floor leader Akbaruddin Owaisi on Friday stressed the need of widening thirty roads in the old city of Hyderabad in the Legislative Assembly. He asked the Telangana government as to whether they have included the roads in the development list which will be dug for laying metro rail through the old city. Responding to his question, Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister K T Rama Rao said that Rs 713 crore were spent in the last five years for widening of roads in the old city. It is almost 25 per cent of the GHMC budget allocated to roads, he mentioned.