Panchayat Raj a result of Rajiv Gandhi’s vision, says Mani Shankar

After Gandhiji’s death, because of the then President of India Dr Rajendra Prasad’s persistence that the one line on Panchayati Raj was added in the Constitution as a State subject,” he said.

published on : 8th May 2022

Issue of capital State’s prerogative as clarified by Centre: Minister Botcha

On the issue of allotment of developed plots in three months as per the High Court verdict, Botcha asked is it possible.

published on : 4th March 2022

Capital bills withdrawn, no need to hear cases, State govt tells HC

The advocate general further added that with the two Bills withdrawn, the petitioners cannot seek hearing the petitions challenging the Bills.

published on : 3rd February 2022

Smaller districts for decentralisation, inclusive development

Government says reorganisation is done not only based on LS constituencies but also on balanced growth of all districts on various fronts.

published on : 28th January 2022

Andhra Pradesh HC asks petitioners to file note on capital pleas' relevance

After examining the note and response, the court will proceed, the bench said and adjourned the case hearing to January 28.

published on : 28th December 2021

3-capital plan helps promote regional development: Rayalaseema Intellectuals Forum

The Rayalaseema Intellectuals Forum organised a public meeting at Indira Maidan in Tirupati to press for its demand for setting up a capital in Rayalaseema to promote the backward region's development

published on : 19th December 2021

North Andhra leaders bat for decentralisation of development

‘People of North Andhra region are in favour of decentralisation of development, rather than decentralisation of power, though they welcome capital at Vizag’

published on : 25th November 2021

People against Super Capital model like Hyderabad: CM

Says govt named Vizag as executive capital as it is developed and biggest city in State; FM says TDP repeated centralised capital mistake after bifurcation

published on : 23rd November 2021

Capital cannot belong to a particular section: HC

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Tuesday observed a State’s capital cannot belong to a particular section and that it belongs to all people in the state.

published on : 17th November 2021

Andhra government seeks recusal of two judges, Chief Justice says no

Daily hearing on petitions challenging AP Decentralisation and CRDA Repeal Acts begins on a controversial note 

published on : 16th November 2021

Decentralisation sustained despite change of govts only in Kerala: Thomas Isaac

The idea was that of EMS and we worked out the actual framework of planning. 

published on : 17th August 2021