TDP MLA Gorantla flays Union Budget, says more projects, allocations to poll-bound states
TDP MLA Gorantla Buchchaiah Chowdary came down heavily on the BJP-led NDA government for not granting Special Category Status (SCS) to Andhra Pradesh in the Union Budget presented in the parliament by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday. Speaking to the media, the MLA opined that more projects and allocations were made to poll-bound states such as West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Assam. “No mention of approving revised cost estimates of the Polavaram Project,” he stated. Gorantla said that the Modi government did not consider the Union Budget is important to AP.