The BJP has virtually no presence in the state, while the TDP ruled it until a few months ago. The seemingly outrageous suggestion reflects the BJP's ambition, and a bid to widen the cracks in Naidu's party
Calling it a “shameful symbol” of how the TDP government bypassed laws and objections and illegally built it, Jagan said Praja Vedika will be the first illegal building to be demolished, and made it clear that no illegal buildings should be constructed on the river bank.
BJP Rajya Sabha member and senior leader G V L Narasimha Rao said that several political leaders from both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana are in touch with the BJP leadership and have expressed their desire to join the saffron party.
In November last year, BJP MP and spokesperson G V L Narasimha Rao called C M Ramesh and Y S Chowdary “Andhra Mallyas” and wrote to the Rajya Sabha Ethics Committee, seeking initiation of “suitable action” against them.
Looking back into history, Modi said, "three states were created even under former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee but they are functioning smoothly. Congress' handling of Andhra Pradesh bifurcation is a mess, just like the Partition of India and Pakistan".
Ashok Gajapathi Raju is one of the two ministers that the TDP pulled out of the Union Cabinet to protest against the denial of special status to Andhra Pradesh. In this edition of Idea Exchange, the senior TDP leader explains why Andhra Pradesh was right in asking for special status and also adds that the […]
A first-time MP, Raju is a senior TDP leader and hails from the royal Gajapathi family of Vizianagaram. During his stint as aviation minister, there was double-digit growth in air passenger traffic nearly every month