TDP Rajya Sabha MP Kanakamedala Ravindra Kumar said that the YSRC took two years to raise the SCS issue.
In Rajya Sabha, YSRC leader Vijayasai Reddy requested Chairman to suspend business and take up discussion on Special Category Status. In Lok Sabha, YRSC demanded release of pending Polavaram dues.
The BJP went all guns blazing at the YSRC before the elections and, in fact, has been working to build its cadre for at least six-seven months.
Lokesh seeks to know if Centre needs UCs for fulfilling SCS promise made to State in the AP Reorganisation Act.
BJP chief Amit Shah writes to Naidu with a listicle of Centre’s ‘benovelence’ towards Andhra Pradesh. In a swift reply, the CM says BJP did graver injustice to his State compared to Congress.
Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu gives no special status to BJP chief Amit Shah’s letter, calls it a lie
BJP chief ascribes political motives to Telugu Desam Party’s exit from NDA; Naidu says BJP government did not keep the promises it made.
Amit Shah has insulted people of Andhra Pradesh: TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu hits out at BJP president's letter
The Telugu Desam Party chief alleged that the BJP chief tried to misrepresent the facts, hurting the sentiments of the Telugu people.
Reddy said that the CM had made every effort to water down SCS for the past four years by trying his best to keep the issue under the wraps.
In an interview to a television channel, the Jana Sena chief said that it doesn't matter whether the state gets the tag of special status or not.
He also did not spare Jana Sena Party and said its chief Pawan Kalyan was indulging in political opportunism too.
The RJD today said it "totally supports" the notices of a no-confidence motion brought in Parliament against the NDA government by the YSR Congress and former NDA ally TDP.
Jaitley says modalities of giving special package were agreed in September 2016 but the AP government uggested a change in route of receiving funds only in January 2018.
Two days ago, two TDP ministers resigned from the Narendra Modi government following the Centre's refusal to grant Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh.
The CPI and CPM have decided to work with the Jana Sena Party on Special Category Status, issues related to the AP Reorganisation Act and other public issues.
Andhra Special Status row: YSR Congress gives notice for no-confidence motion against Modi government, gets TDP support
YSR Congress' MP Y V Subba Reddy gave the notice to the Lok Sabha secretariat for including the motion in tomorrow's list of business, his office said.