Naveen S Garewal
Tribune News Service
Hyderabad, August 3
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) National President and former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu gave an ultimatum to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy to withdraw his “3 Capitals” choice inside 48 hours or abolish the state legislative meeting to hunt recent public mandate on his choice for trifurcation.
Naidu reminded Jagan Reddy that he and his social gathering leaders had promised the individuals of Andhra within the 2019 election marketing campaign that Amaravati would proceed to be the one capital metropolis and that it could be absolutely developed. After making that promise, the chief minister has no proper to shift Amaravati Capital with out the approval of the 5 crore individuals of the state, he stated.
Addressing a press convention Chandrababu Naidu dared the Andhra Chief Minister to hunt a recent mandate if he had braveness and if he was absolutely assured of getting complete approval of the individuals for his “3 Capitals” plan.
“If the people vote for and bring the YSRCP back to power in the re-election, then the TDP would humbly accept their mandate and it would not raise its dissenting voice again against the decision. If the CM does not come out with a proper response, the TDP along with the other Opposition parties would intensify their agitation not just through legal battles but also make the chief minister a culprit in the people’s court,” he stated.
The TDP chief listed out how the YSRCP leaders made the harmless voters of Andhra consider that the thought to make Amaravati the state’s capital wouldn’t be destroyed even when Jagan Reddy was made the chief minister in 2019.
“But, after coming to power, the CM backstabbed and betrayed all the 5 crore people of the state by going ahead with his capital shifting without discussing or taking prior approval of the people. Jagan Reddy himself repeatedly uttered the election slogan that he would never break his promises and that he would worship his party manifesto like the Bible, the Bhagavad Gita and the Quran. Having sworn on the holy books, the Chief Minister was now relentlessly breaking his promises without any conscience,” he stated.
Naidu recalled how YSRCP’s 2019 Election Manifesto Committee Chairman Ummareddy Venkateswarlu repeatedly assured the individuals at the moment that their social gathering would proceed Andhra Capital in Amaravati alone and it could be developed into an excellent and well-equipped metropolis. Incidentally, Ummareddy Venkateswarlu hails from the Guntur, the district the place Amaravati is positioned. YSRCP Mylavaram MLA Vasanta Krishna Prasad went to the extent of taking a vow that he would resign if Amaravati was discontinued as a everlasting capital. Krishna Prasad hails from Krishna district, which is near Amaravati.