STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

AP CM Naidu's Mission and Vision

Published: 27th August 2014 06:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th August 2014 03:24 AM   |  A+A-

arun

Making the residuary state of AP No. 1 in the country as part of the Digital India programme is one of the goals Naidu has set for himself. The aim is to ensure that every household in the State is connected with high speed broadband.

Improving air connectivity between important cities in AP to Hyderabad and other destinations in the country (for which he proposed reduction in ATF charges paid by airlines) is another. Apart from Civil Aviation Minister and officals, Naidu also had a meeting with CEOs of some private airlines regarding better connectivity.

naidu.jpgJapan Calling

Naidu, along with a delegation, plans to visit Japan during November-December to attract investment and also study if some of the best practices followed there could be replicated in AP.

What He Sought from Union Ministers

Arun Jaitley: Additional resource allocation for building capital and to bridge gap between revenue and expenditure. Also wanted FRBM regulations to be relaxed to enable AP to borrow more, if required, to meet both immediate and long-term commitments.

Nirmala.jpgNirmala Sitharaman: Centre should develop at least three textile clusters in three different districts to give a boost to handloom sector in the State.

Uma Bharathi: Wanted the special vehicle for Polavaram project to be created to hasten execution. Sought completion of project in a maximum time frame of 4 years from now.

Nitin Gadkari: Sought Delhi’s help for linking Rayalaseema with the existing common capital - Hyderabad - and Vijayawada. For example, laying a new road between Kurnool and Guntur will reduce the distance by 300 km. Likewise, Rayalaseema cities/towns should be linked to Chennai, Bangalore, Krishnapatnam (port) and Hyderabad.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

IPL_2020
flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp