Celebrations held at Police Commissionerate in Vijaywada

Celebrations were held here at the Vijayawada Police Commissionerate to mark decision of the Andhra Pradesh government to make state's capital around the Vijayawada region.

PTI| Last Updated: Sep 05, 2014, 13:08 PM IST

Vijayawada: Celebrations were held here at the Vijayawada Police Commissionerate to mark decision of the Andhra Pradesh government to make state's capital around the Vijayawada region.

Vijayawada Police Commissioner A B Venkateswara Rao on the occasion held yesterday said that the the region, which lies at the confluence of rivers Godavari and Krishna will have a great future.

He said the new capital will be developed keeping in mind the cultural greatness of Satavahana, Kakatiya and Vijayanagar kingdoms and will be a prosperous state.