India  Video
NewsR.in
> >

AP CM to sit on hunger strike on April 20

Duration: 01:33s - Published: < > Embed
News video: AP CM to sit on hunger strike on April 20AP CM to sit on hunger strike on April 20

Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday announced that he will sit on a one-day hunger strike against the Centre's non-cooperation of the state.

Naidu said that he will go on strike on his birthday, on April 20. “April 20 is my birth day.

I will sit on a hunger strike on that day, from morning to evening.

Few days back Narendra Modi did hunger strike against Parliament non-functioning, but he is the reason behind non-functioning of the Parliament.

I will go on hunger strike to highlight the problems of the state and also against PM Modi’s attitude towards our state. I need people’s support,” said Naidu.

The Andhra Pradesh politicians have been protesting demanding Special Category Status (SCS) for Andhra Pradesh, which was promised by the Center during the bifurcation of the state in 2014.

Ahead of the 2014 general elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) forged an alliance with Telugu Desam Party (TDP) with the promise to grant Special Category status to the state.

The TDP alleged that the Centre ignored the demand of 'Special Category Status' to Andhra Pradesh in the budget, while the latter brushed aside the charges.

On March 16, the ruling TDP reached a deadlock with BJP over this issue and ultimately quit the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) coalition..

0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

Recent related news

Andhra CM Nadu to go on one-day hunger strike on April 20th against Centre

[India] April 17 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Cabinet on Monday finalised strategy for the one-day hunger...
Sify - India


You Might Like

Environmentally friendly: newsR is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 newsR / One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter