Parliament can decide location of state’s capital: Sujana Chowdary - ABN
Thu, Sep 17, 2020, 11:57 AM
Rajya Sabha MP and BJP leader MP Sujana Chowdary in a letter written to the Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla said that the Parliament has power to decide the location of the state's capital according to Articles 246 and 248 as the matter was not mentioned in the Constitution. He brought to the notice of Ajay Bhalla about declaring Hyderabad as capital for the united AP by the then Central government. The MP mentioned that the Central government gave power for the AP government to decide the location (locations) of its capital as per the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014.