As the YSR Congress party government in Andhra Pradesh is getting ready for introducing the bills in the state assembly on Monday to create three capitals for state with administrative capital at Visakhapatnam, the entire Amaravati region has come under the siege by the police.
The countdown for the shifting of executive capital city of Andhra Pradesh from Amaravati to Visakhapatnam has begun, as the state assembly is meeting for a special session on Monday.
As the special session of Assembly is set to meet in a few hours from now on Monday, the State is witnessing a hoard of cane-wielding police teams.
The AP government whip and senior MLA G Srikantha Reddy had pooh-poohed the demands of the Opposition TDP to seek fresh mandate by the Jaganmohan Reddy government on the capital decentralization.
Some of the decisions taken by YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy might not have been taken kindly by the Centre and some foreign investors, but his decision on shifting the executive capital from Amaravati to Visakhapatnam seems to have got the support from some quarters in the US officials.
The latest alliance between Bharatiya Janata Party and Jana Sena Party of actor Pawan Kalyan has created no sensation in Andhra Pradesh politics, as it hardly makes any difference at this stage when the general elections are nearly four and a half years away.
A government order (GO Rt No. 88) issued by the YSR Congress party government in the name of chief secretary Neelam Sawhney, extending the provisions of the National Security Act (NSA) by three months for preventive detention of people suspected of creating troubles for law and order kicked up a lot of heat and dust in the political circles.
The YSR Congress party government in Andhra Pradesh led by chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has decided firmly to shift the administrative capital of the state from Amaravati to Visakhapatnam.
The ongoing controversy over shifting of administrative capital from Amaravati to north-coastal city of Visakhapatnam by the YSR Congress party government led by chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy seems to have frustrated a section of Kamma community leaders a lot.
The YSR Congress party government in Andhra Pradesh has strongly defended the measures taken by the police department in safeguarding law and order in Amaravati while dealing with the agitation by the farmers.
The plans of the YSR Congress party government headed by chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy to form the three capitals for Andhra Pradesh with administrative capital at Visakhapatnam are almost reaching the climax stage.
It looks like YSR Congress party president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy has decided to fast forward the exercise of shifting the administrative capital of the state from Amaravati to Visakhapatnam.
It looks like the TDP is pinning all its hopes on BJP leadership to stop Chief Minister Jaganmohan Reddy from shifting capital from Amaravati.
If any YSR Congress party leader is of the view that he would get into the good books of party president and chief minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy for abusing his political rivals, especially Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu, in foul language, he or she should think twice before doing so.
There is no better entertaining news for the readers of newspapers than actor-turned-Jana Sena Party president Pawan Kalyan joining hands with the Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday.