Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday known as on Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah and sought particular class standing to the state, moreover nod for 3 state payments and launch of pending dues. In a greater than an hour assembly at Shah’s residence, Reddy defined to him in regards to the poor monetary scenario of Andhra Pradesh and sought extra central grants that might end result by giving particular class standing to the state.
“With a view to make the state systemically stronger and “Atmanirbhar” (self-reliant), it’s crucial that Andhra Pradesh is accorded Particular Class Standing,” stated an official assertion quoting Reddy as saying within the assembly. The approval of particular standing would entitle Andhra Pradesh for extra central grants leading to proportional discount of economic burden on the bifurcated state, creation of jobs on the again of latest industries, and attainment of fiscal self-reliance because of the enhanced tax base, he stated.
On decentralisation of the state, Reddy requested the Union Dwelling Minister to direct the authorities involved to provoke the method of re-notification of finding the Excessive Court docket of Andhra Pradesh at Kurnool.
He additionally demanded central authorities’s assent to Andhra Pradesh DISHA Payments: Felony Regulation (Andhra Pradesh Modification) Invoice, 2019, Andhra Pradesh Disha (Particular Courts for Specified Offences in opposition to Girls and Kids) Invoice, 2020 and Andhra Pradesh Land Titling Authority Invoice, 2020.
Reddy additionally sought sanction of 13 medical schools with monetary help, and a Central Tribal College, the assertion stated.
On pending dues, the chief minister stated an quantity of Rs three,299 crore associated to subsidy for PDS rice needs to be launched by the Union Meals Ministry to the state and Rs four,652.70 crore dues from Union Rural Improvement Ministry.
He additionally sought launch of about Rs 529.95 crore pending dues in the direction of Rural Native Physique Grants associated to 14th Finance Fee and Rs 497 crore for monetary yr 2020-21 associated to 15th finance fee. Additional, Reddy sought restructuring of debt of about Rs 50,000 crore that exists on the books of AP Energy utilities.
Shah’s workplace stated in a tweet, “The Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri @ysjagan known as on Union Dwelling Minister Shri @AmitShah.”
Earlier throughout the day, Reddy known as on Jal Shakti Minister Ganjendra Singh Shekawat and Atmosphere Minister Prakash Javadekar on pending irrigation tasks and atmosphere clearance points.
In a gathering with Shekhawat, he sought funding clearance for the second revised price estimate of Polavaram irrigation mission, amounting to Rs 55,656.87 crore at 2017-18 worth degree, an official assertion stated. He stated early clearance of those funds is important in order that the mission work together with land acquisition and resettlement and rehabilitation could be accomplished as per schedule by June, 2021.
Apart from, Reddy sought shifting of the headquarters of Polavaram Challenge Authority (PPA) from Hyderabad to Rajamahendravaram on the earliest because it’s tough to return from Hyderabad for mission monitoring and inspection. He requested the Jal Shakti Minister to think about water provide part as an integral a part of irrigation part and this might be in consonance with the rules adopted by the central authorities in the direction of nationwide tasks, the assertion stated.
He urged the Centre to reimburse the expenditure with out proscribing to component-wise eligibility, it stated. Additional, the chief minister requested the central authorities to reimburse funds for the land acquisition and R&R compensation for mission affected households of the mission as per the Proper to Truthful Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation & Resettlement Act, 2013.
In a gathering with Javadekar, Reddy mentioned pending atmosphere clearance associated points relating to stocking works of the Polavaram mission.
The Centre has set a goal of December 2021 for completion of the Polavaram Irrigation Challenge, which goals to irrigate 2.91 lakh hectares, generate 960 MW of energy and fulfil water wants of industries and 540 villages in Andhra Pradesh.
Reddy additionally met authorities think-tank Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar and mentioned numerous improvement points. He shared with Niti Aayog chief numerous programmes undertaken beneath the housing for poor scheme beneath which 30.76 lakh home web site pattas had been distributed throughout the state and over 17,000 new colonies have been fashioned.
He additional advised that development of fundamental facilities in these colonies would price about Rs 34,109 crore and it is going to be tough for the state to bear the expense and requested Niti Aayog to debate with the ministries involved for half help, the assertion stated.
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