The common Governor of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana ESL Narasimhan today held a meeting with top police officials of both the states to discuss the preparedness of security agencies following reports of threats to the country from international terror outfits.
BJP Member of Parliament Bandaru Dattatreya on Saturday said that Telangana and Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan`s move to bring chief ministers of both the states together at Raj Bhavan was "wise but late".
The CBI is likely to question Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan as part of its investigation into the alleged kickbacks paid by Anglo-Italian manufacturer AgustaWestland to procure a 3,600-crore contract to provide 12 helicopters for VVIPs.
The Telugu Desam Party government in Andhra Pradesh will come out with a new vision document that will set standards for a new development paradigm in sync with the changed circumstances and place the state among best three performing states in the country by 2022.
Noting that the manner in which Andhra Pradesh was bifurcated left behind a "deep sense of disappointment" and wounds that would take time to heal, Governor ESL Narasimhan on Saturday said discords relating to distribution of assets and liabilities warranted a "re-look" to fulfil the aspirations of the people.
Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan Thursday night appointed Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu as the first Chief Minister of the new state of Andhra Pradesh and invited him to form the government.
Telugu Desam Party (TDP) president N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday requested Governor E S L Narasimhan to ensure that bifurcation process of Andhra Pradesh is done in a transparent manner, leaving no scope for any misgivings.
Andhra Pradesh Governor ESL Narasimhan has sought certain "clarifications" from the Centre on the "special responsibilities" of the Governor in the new state of Telangana and the residual state of Andhra Pradesh under the AP Reorganisation Act-2014.