Arun Jaitley stops short of saying No to Special Status

Arun Jaitley special package andhra pradesh

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressed a joint press conference in Delhi along with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu a short while ago. Jaitley spoke about the details of the meeting with the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi. Jaitley told how the ball in the court of Niti Aayog now which has to prepare a road map to address all the commitments made to Andhra Pradesh in the reorganization act.

Jaitley also clarified that they are finding a way to strike balance between Manmohan Singh’s statement in Rajyasabha then and 14th Finance Commission report which recommends no Special Status to any state. When asked by media if the center is saying no to Special Status, Jaitley refused make such statement but clarified that at the end it is all about the financial implications and benefits the state get whatever may be the name.

Certain media personnel also mentioned about how Special Status turned out to be a sentimental issue in Andhra Pradesh. Jaitley said that quantum of assistance will be definitely more than the expectations of the sentiment. Jaitley did not say if Niti Aayog was set any deadline to decide on the quantum of help but it will be as quick as possible.

Follow Mirchi9 on Google News

This Week Releases on OTT – Check ‘Rating’ Filter

Hiring Content Writer: We are looking to hire a ‘Telugu’ content writer. Send your sample articles to [email protected]

Inside Story: Who Prepared Pawan Kalyan's Speech?Don't MissInside Story: Who Prepared Pawan Kalyan's Speech?We media usually address Pawan Kalyan as Powerstar while writing film news and as Janasena...Rana NaiduDon't MissVenkatesh And Rana Together For Netflix Web SeriesThe dream of Daggubati fans has finally come true as Rana and Venkatesh Daggubati are...Love Story All set For Record-Breaking Openings!Don't MissLove Story All set For Record-Breaking Openings!Love Story starring Naga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi is undoubtedly the biggest Telugu release post...List of New Title Premiering On OTT September 2021 Last WeekDon't MissList Of New Titles Premiering On OTT This WeekHere is the list of new titles premiering on top OTT platforms like Netflix, Amazon...Three Different Targets For Love Story TrioDon't MissThree Different Targets For Love Story TrioNaga Chaitanya and Sai Pallavi starrer Love Story is all set to hit the silver...

Mirchi9