The new name will come into effect immediately and will be given equal prominence.
The Andhra Pradesh governmenturged the Telugu film industry to make Viskhapatnam a centre for cinema.
The Trinamool MPs, meanwhile, went into overdrive justifying their action.
In 1984, the last time a single party secured a majority in Lok Sabha, the Congress had 415 MPs.
Governor is expected to invite Chandrababu this evening and hand-over a letter formally appointing the Naidu as first CM of AP.
The Sena has won 18 Lok Sabha seats.
Besides Visakhapatnam Lok Sabha seat, the BJP won Narsapuram in West Godavari district.
Leads from urban segments like Vizag city, Kakinada, Rajahmundry and Vijayawada will indicate if the TDP-BJP alliance has benefited from any Modi wav
After its alliance with the TDP, BJP hopes to do well in Lok Sabha elections in Seemandhara and Telangana regions.
Modi a trained liar and he learnt the art of lying from the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Said Digvijaya Singh.
This is the last time Andhra Pradesh will vote as one state before it splits. We capture the poll fervour on either side of the divide.
TDP sources said many party leaders have conveyed their doubts about the BJP candidates to Naidu.
As per the arrangement, BJP to contest 8 seats in Telangana, 5 in Seemandhra.
TDP also had a prize catch as his mother and former minister Galla Aruna Kumari also embraced the party by severing her decades-old ties with Congress.
KCR’s convoy got delayed by hours as lakhs celebrating the new state joined the procession.