chief minister – North Central Conference http://northcentralconference.org/ Fri, 11 Mar 2022 04:26:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.9.3 https://northcentralconference.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/north.png chief minister – North Central Conference http://northcentralconference.org/ 32 32 K’taka CM meets with central ministers; asks for an interest-free loan, waives conditions for discoms https://northcentralconference.org/ktaka-cm-meets-with-central-ministers-asks-for-an-interest-free-loan-waives-conditions-for-discoms/ Mon, 07 Feb 2022 15:11:40 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/ktaka-cm-meets-with-central-ministers-asks-for-an-interest-free-loan-waives-conditions-for-discoms/ Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday demanded an interest-free loan, more funds for building COVID-19 health infrastructure and lifting conditions for discoms to qualify for bank loans in the state. from South. Bommai, who is in Delhi for a two-day visit, presented the demands during a meeting with four central ministers. He called […]]]>

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Monday demanded an interest-free loan, more funds for building COVID-19 health infrastructure and lifting conditions for discoms to qualify for bank loans in the state. from South.

Bommai, who is in Delhi for a two-day visit, presented the demands during a meeting with four central ministers. He called Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya, Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw and Energy Minister RK Singh.

During his meeting with the Finance Minister, the Chief Minister of Karnataka discussed some of the key proposals announced in the Union Budget 2022-23.

Sitharaman had offered a 50-year interest-free loan of Rs 1 lakh crore to states to enable them to spend capital investments, especially in infrastructure, under PM Gati Shakti’s master plan in 2022-2023. She had also proposed allowing states to run a budget deficit of 4% of gross state domestic product (GSDP) in 2022-23, of which 0.5% will be related to power sector reforms.

“…I applied for an interest free loan of Rs 1 lakh crore from the states under the capital grant. About Rs 3,800 crore to Rs 4,000 crore will come to the state,’ Bommai told reporters after the meeting.

He said he also discussed power sector issues with Sitharaman, and asked him to “renounce a 0.5% budget deficit on 4% of the GSDP which is linked to power sector reforms. electricity”, for which the conditions have already been communicated to the States in 2021-22.

Addressing the issue with Energy Minister RK Singh in a separate meeting, the CM informed him that the conditions imposed on discoms are too many for the first year and must be relaxed so that companies can obtain bank loans.

“I asked him to waive certain conditions that will allow discoms to benefit from bank loans,” he added.

In a meeting with Mandaviya, Bommai discussed the COVID-19 situation and asked for a higher allocation of the special funds earmarked for health infrastructure development to fight the pandemic. He said the Minister of Health had accepted this request.

The Chief Minister also said that the Minister of Railways had agreed to his request to allocate more rakes for transporting coal in the state.

He added that he planned to meet senior party brass including BJP National Chairman JP Nadda on Tuesday to discuss policy developments.

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Central, the State is committed to development: Tomar https://northcentralconference.org/central-the-state-is-committed-to-development-tomar/ Mon, 24 Jan 2022 18:33:25 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/central-the-state-is-committed-to-development-tomar/ Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has executed the bhoomi-pujan of 445 tap water projects costing Rs 527 crore for Morena, Jaura, Dimani, Ambah, Sumawali and Sabalgarh in Jal Jeevan Mission in Kailaras (Sagoria Pura) in the district of Morena. Along with this, he also executed the bhoomi-pujan of four roads of Madhya Pradesh Road Development […]]]>

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has executed the bhoomi-pujan of 445 tap water projects costing Rs 527 crore for Morena, Jaura, Dimani, Ambah, Sumawali and Sabalgarh in Jal Jeevan Mission in Kailaras (Sagoria Pura) in the district of Morena.

Along with this, he also executed the bhoomi-pujan of four roads of Madhya Pradesh Road Development Corporation to be constructed at a cost of Rs. 353 crore 57 lakh. This includes, Kailaras to Jaura via Pahargarh, Manpur, Pagara route costing Rs 178 crore 87 lakh and three routes costing Rs 174 crore 70 lakh, Pahargarh to Sahasram via Mara Kanhar, Khurjan Marg, Nurabad, Padawali Marg to Shanichara Marg, Nepri to Brijgarhi via Kishangarh and Kukrauli Marg. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan also laid the foundation stone for the construction of a sports complex and a sabhamanche.

Chouhan distributed an amount of Rs 7 crore 31 lakh to 300 groups and beneficiaries of Gramin Path Vikreta Yojna. In this, a credit link of Rs one crore 60 lakhs was distributed to 81 groups, Rs 34 lakh 80,000 under Gramin Path Vikreta Yojna, Rs. 5 crore 14 lakh in tailoring uniform and Rs. purchase of wheat. Chouhan said water will reach all houses in Morena, Jaura, Dimani, Ambah, Sumawali and Sabalgarh through the 445 piped water systems of the Jal Jeevan mission.

With this, the women’s issues will end and the work of the programs will soon begin. He said Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi was leading many programs to move the country forward. At PM Samman Nidhi, farmers received three installments of Rs 2,000 each year and two installments of Rs 2,000 each to Mukhya Mantri Kisan Kalyan Yojana, while giving a total amount of Rs 10,000. The Chief Minister said that no villager would be deprived of the Pradhan Mantri Awas. Accommodation will be provided to all. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan said CM Rise schools are being opened in the state to provide higher quality education where better educational facilities will be provided than private schools. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan has requested all eligible persons to register under Ayushman Bharat Yojana. He ordered officers to register the remaining people under the program within three months.

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Karnataka CM Bommai Launches Website Providing Information on Central and State Government Programs https://northcentralconference.org/karnataka-cm-bommai-launches-website-providing-information-on-central-and-state-government-programs/ Fri, 21 Jan 2022 08:04:00 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/karnataka-cm-bommai-launches-website-providing-information-on-central-and-state-government-programs/ Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai officially launched a website on Friday January 21 to provide information on state and central government programs, presenting it as a communication link between the government and the citizens . Speaking at the launch, Bommai added that this website will also function as a communication bridge between the people and […]]]>

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai officially launched a website on Friday January 21 to provide information on state and central government programs, presenting it as a communication link between the government and the citizens .

Speaking at the launch, Bommai added that this website will also function as a communication bridge between the people and the government.

Details of central and state government programs

After releasing a book virtually on skills development, CM of Karnataka said that registering employment in Mysuru and self-employment and launching a website that will provide information on the programs of the state and central government.

In addition, Bommai also said the website will help citizens get detailed information about government programs regarding their usefulness and purpose.

“The new book contains guidelines for enjoying the benefits of the programs. Providing public welfare programs to all sections of society under one roof is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s long-term vision,” said Bommai, Quoted by ANI.

Further, he added that the book will act as a data hub in bringing state government welfare programs to citizens. It would also be a good guide for administrators and people. Meanwhile, Bommai also hailed the efforts of MP SA Ramdas for his initiative to publish a book with the noble aim of raising awareness among the citizens about the many government projects.

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CM Bommai launches website providing information on central and state government programs https://northcentralconference.org/cm-bommai-launches-website-providing-information-on-central-and-state-government-programs/ Thu, 20 Jan 2022 14:44:39 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/cm-bommai-launches-website-providing-information-on-central-and-state-government-programs/ Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday launched a website providing information on the Center’s and state government programs, calling it a communication bridge between the people and the government. “It should work as a communication bridge between the people and the government,” Bommai said at the launch. Speaking after the virtual publication of a […]]]>

Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Friday launched a website providing information on the Center’s and state government programs, calling it a communication bridge between the people and the government. “It should work as a communication bridge between the people and the government,” Bommai said at the launch.

Speaking after the virtual publication of a book on skills development, self-employment and job registration in Mysuru and the launch of a website providing details of central and state government programs, the Chief Minister said the website would enable people to get detailed information about government programs, their purpose and usefulness. “Providing public welfare programs to all sections of society under one roof is Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s long-term vision. The new book contains guidelines for enjoying the programs. The book would work as an encyclopedia in taking state government welfare programs to the people. It would be a good guide for administrators and people,” Bommai added.

Bommai praised the efforts of MLA SA Ramdas who released the book with the noble aim of raising awareness about various government programs. (ANI)

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Gadkari calls for cooperation between the central government and state governments for the development of the country’s infrastructure https://northcentralconference.org/gadkari-calls-for-cooperation-between-the-central-government-and-state-governments-for-the-development-of-the-countrys-infrastructure/ Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:00:00 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/gadkari-calls-for-cooperation-between-the-central-government-and-state-governments-for-the-development-of-the-countrys-infrastructure/ NNA | Update: January 19, 2022 04:21 STI New Delhi [India]Jan 19 (ANI): Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday called for cooperation between central and state governments for the country’s infrastructure development.He said infrastructure development will play an important role in realizing India’s vision of becoming a $5 trillion economy.During the […]]]>



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New Delhi [India]Jan 19 (ANI): Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday called for cooperation between central and state governments for the country’s infrastructure development.
He said infrastructure development will play an important role in realizing India’s vision of becoming a $5 trillion economy.
During the inauguration of a conference on “PM-Gati Shakti” for the southern zone, organized by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), Gadkari said that cooperation and communication must be strengthened between the State and Center. He welcomes suggestions from States to make the program a success.
The Chief Minister of Karnataka, B.S. Bommai, in his address, underscored that now is the time for cooperation and coordination in major Indian and state government megaprojects. He urged the Center to speed up authorizations and relax rules in the financial sector to maximize investments.
Tamilisai Soundararajan, LG Puducherry, said multimodal connectivity will facilitate connectivity for the movement of people and goods. The Chief Minister of Pondicherry, N. Rangasamy spoke about the importance of the elevated corridor project to minimize traffic congestion, heliport services and airport facilities for people visiting Pondicherry.

In his remarks, Minister of State (RTH and Civil Aviation), General (Retd) VK Singh said that the aim of ‘PM-Gati Shakti’ is to boost multimodal connectivity in India .
Andhra Pradesh Minister of Industry, Commerce and IT, Mr Goutham Reddy, said his state, with the second largest coastal corridor in the country, can help realize the vision of India to become a major economy.
Speaking on Prime Minister-Gati Shakti, he said that the cost of logistics in India was still 14% of GDP compared to a global average of 8% and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was committed to reducing this cost. He said the program will help achieve this goal.
PA Mohammed Riyas, Department of Works and Minister of Tourism, Kerala, said that a robust and resilient infrastructure is fundamental for a country’s economic growth and PM-Gati Shakti will change its logistics landscape. He said Kerala offers a conducive landscape for the development of multimodal connectivity.
Minister of Municipal Administration and Urban Development, Industries and Commerce and Informatics of Telangana, Shri KT Rama Rao, said his state had received sufficient support from the Center in terms of national highways, but that he had asked for more help from the Center to improve the railway infrastructure.
The States/UTs that participated in the event were Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Maharashtra, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.
The day-long event witnessed panel discussions on various aspects of the program, involving central and state officials and stakeholders. The participating States/UTs made their presentation at the conference regarding the achievements to date, the action plan for the implementation and improvement of logistics and infrastructure development in the respective States/UTs. (ANI)

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Gadkari calls for cooperation between central government and state governments for infrastructure development | Infrastructure development https://northcentralconference.org/gadkari-calls-for-cooperation-between-central-government-and-state-governments-for-infrastructure-development-infrastructure-development/ Wed, 19 Jan 2022 01:13:00 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/gadkari-calls-for-cooperation-between-central-government-and-state-governments-for-infrastructure-development-infrastructure-development/ New Delhi: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday called for cooperation between central and state governments in the country’s infrastructure development. He said infrastructure development will play an important role in realizing India’s vision of becoming a $5 trillion economy. During the inauguration of a conference on “PM-Gati Shakti” for the […]]]>

New Delhi: Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday called for cooperation between central and state governments in the country’s infrastructure development.

He said infrastructure development will play an important role in realizing India’s vision of becoming a $5 trillion economy.

During the inauguration of a conference on “PM-Gati Shakti” for the southern zone, organized by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), Gadkari said that cooperation and communication must be strengthened between the State and Center. He welcomes suggestions from States to make the program a success.

The Chief Minister of Karnataka, B.S. Bommai, in his address, underscored that now is the time for cooperation and coordination in major Indian and state government megaprojects. He urged the Center to speed up authorizations and relax rules in the financial sector to maximize investments.

Tamilisai Soundararajan, LG Puducherry, said multimodal connectivity will facilitate connectivity for the movement of people and goods. The Chief Minister of Pondicherry, N. Rangasamy spoke about the importance of the elevated corridor project to minimize traffic congestion, heliport services and airport facilities for people visiting Pondicherry.

In his remarks, Minister of State (RTH and Civil Aviation), General (Retd) VK Singh said that the aim of ‘PM-Gati Shakti’ is to boost multimodal connectivity in India .

Andhra Pradesh Minister of Industry, Commerce and IT, Mr Goutham Reddy, said his state, with the second largest coastal corridor in the country, can help realize the vision of to become a major economy.

Speaking on Prime Minister-Gati Shakti, he said that the cost of logistics in India was still 14% of GDP compared to a global average of 8% and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was committed to reducing this cost. He said the program will help achieve this goal.

PA Mohammed Riyas, Department of Works and Minister of Tourism, Kerala, said that a robust and resilient infrastructure is fundamental for a country’s economic growth and PM-Gati Shakti will change its logistics landscape. He said Kerala offers a conducive landscape for the development of multimodal connectivity.

Minister of Municipal Administration and Urban Development, Industries and Commerce and Informatics of Telangana, Shri KT Rama Rao, said his state had got enough support from the Center in terms of national highways, but that he had asked for more help from the Center to improve the railway infrastructure.

The States/UTs that participated in the event were Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Maharashtra, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana.

The day-long event witnessed panel discussions on various aspects of the program, involving central and state officials and stakeholders. The participating States/UTs made their presentation at the conference regarding the achievements to date, the action plan for the implementation and improvement of logistics and infrastructure development in the respective States/UTs.

(ANI)

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Central government and state work together to double farmers’ incomes by 2022: Tomar https://northcentralconference.org/central-government-and-state-work-together-to-double-farmers-incomes-by-2022-tomar/ Wed, 05 Jan 2022 08:35:51 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/central-government-and-state-work-together-to-double-farmers-incomes-by-2022-tomar/ Minister of Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar Minister of Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar said on Tuesday that the Center and state governments are working together to meet the goal of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022. In 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has set itself a very ambitious goal of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022. In […]]]>
Minister of Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar

Minister of Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar said on Tuesday that the Center and state governments are working together to meet the goal of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022.

In 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has set itself a very ambitious goal of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022.

In September 2018, an interministerial committee of “Doubling the income of farmers” submitted a report outlining strategies to achieve this goal. Following the approval of the commission’s recommendations, the government established “authorized body” to review and track progress. Tomar said at an event in Goa that the central government has given high priority to agriculture and related activities. Agriculture makes a huge contribution to the country’s GDP, which makes it all the more important to boost the agricultural sector.

“To achieve the prime minister’s goal of doubling farmers’ incomes by 2022, central and state governments as well as farmers across the country are working in unison,” Tomar said in an official statement.. Even during the pandemic, the agricultural industry held up well, with farmers harvesting bumper crops. Despite tourism taking a back seat during the pandemic, the agricultural sector continued to thrive in Goa, he noted.

Highlight central patterns such as PM-KISAN Launched to empower small farmers, Tomar pointed out that the Center encourages the creation of 10,000 Agricultural producer organizations (OPA) by 2027-2028 with a total budgetary investment of Rs.6865 crore, and that this program is “successfully implemented in Goa”.

“Cutting-edge technology and innovative approaches in the sector are attracting young people to agriculture in the state,” Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said at the event. He also urged people to practice integrated agriculture, which includes agriculture, horticulture, dairy farming, fish farming and floriculture.

The event brought together Rajya Sabha MP Vinay Tendulkar and Chairman of the municipal council of Quepem Suchita Shirwaikar, among others.

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Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy meets Gadkari, other central ministers in Delhi https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-pradesh-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ Tue, 04 Jan 2022 10:04:51 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-pradesh-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement. In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for sanctioning of several road projects for the state, including […]]]>

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement.

In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for sanctioning of several road projects for the state, including a six-lane road to decongest traffic in Visakhapatnam, he said.

The Chief Minister discussed the preparation of a detailed project report (DPR) for the development of a national road from the port of Visakhapatnam to Bhogapuram via Rishikonda and Bhimili.

He also informed the meeting that this proposed route will be useful for Visakhapatnam as it will reduce the distance between the port of Visakhapatnam and Odisha and Chhattisgarh, according to the statement.

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In addition, this road will pass close to the beach corridor projects along the coast. The development of this road will improve connectivity with the Bhogapuram International Airport project and boost tourism to the region, Reddy added.

The chief minister also asked the Center to approve a six-lane road to relieve traffic congestion in Visakhapatnam and the early approval of the east bypass road in Vijayawada.

In addition, Reddy has requested the extension of a two-lane bypass road – leading to National Route 216 – to a four-lane road to solve traffic problems in Baptla Mandal, Guntur district, adds the communicated.

The Chief Minister of Andhra also met separately with Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur and Union Minister Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

Reddy, on the second day of his visit to the nation’s capital, plans to meet with a few other central ministers later today.

On Monday, he visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two central ministers Nirmala Sitaraman and Jyotiraditya Scindia.

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Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy meets Gadkari, other central ministers in Delhi https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ Tue, 04 Jan 2022 09:57:00 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement. In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for the sanction of several road projects for the state, […]]]>

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement.

In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for the sanction of several road projects for the state, including a six-lane road to decongest traffic in Visakhapatnam, he said.

The Chief Minister discussed the preparation of a detailed project report (DPR) for the development of a national road from the port of Visakhapatnam to Bhogapuram via Rishikonda and Bhimili.

He also informed the meeting that this proposed route will be useful for Visakhapatnam as it will reduce the distance between the port of Visakhapatnam and Odisha and Chhattisgarh, according to the statement.

In addition, this road will pass close to the beach corridor projects along the coast. The development of this road will improve connectivity with the Bhogapuram International Airport project and boost tourism to the region, Reddy added.

The Chief Minister also asked the Center to approve a six-lane road to relieve traffic congestion in Visakhapatnam and the early approval of the east bypass road in Vijayawada.

In addition, Reddy has requested the extension of a two-lane bypass road – leading to National Route 216 – to a four-lane road to solve traffic problems in Baptla Mandal, Guntur district, adds the communicated.

The Chief Minister of Andhra also met separately with Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Anurag Thakur, and Union Minister Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

Reddy, on the second day of his visit to the nation’s capital, plans to meet with a few other central ministers later today.

On Monday, he visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two central ministers Nirmala Sitaraman and Jyotiraditya Scindia.

(Only the title and image of this report may have been reworked by Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is automatically generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Andhra CM Jagan Mohan Reddy meets Nitin Gadkari, other central ministers in Delhi https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-nitin-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ Tue, 04 Jan 2022 08:44:00 +0000 https://northcentralconference.org/andhra-cm-jagan-mohan-reddy-meets-nitin-gadkari-other-central-ministers-in-delhi/ New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement. In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for the sanction of several road projects for […]]]>

New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy met three central ministers, including Nitin Gadkari, here on Tuesday and discussed his state’s problems in detail, according to an official statement.

In an hour-long meeting with Union Minister of Roads, Transport and Highways Gadkari, Reddy called for the sanction of several road projects for the state, including a six-lane road to decongest traffic in Visakhapatnam, he said.

The Chief Minister discussed the preparation of a detailed project report (DPR) for the development of a national road from the port of Visakhapatnam to Bhogapuram via Rishikonda and Bhimili.

He also informed the meeting that this proposed route will be useful for Visakhapatnam as it will reduce the distance between the port of Visakhapatnam and Odisha and Chhattisgarh, according to the statement.

In addition, this road will pass close to the beach corridor projects along the coast. The development of this road will improve connectivity with the Bhogapuram International Airport project and boost tourism to the region, Reddy added.

The chief minister also asked the Center to approve a six-lane road to relieve traffic congestion in Visakhapatnam and the early approval of the east bypass road in Vijayawada.

In addition, Reddy has requested the extension of a two-lane bypass road – leading to National Route 216 – to a four-lane road to solve traffic problems in Baptla Mandal, Guntur district, adds the communicated.

The Chief Minister of Andhra also met separately with Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Anurag Thakur, and Union Minister Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat.

Reddy, on the second day of his visit to the nation’s capital, plans to meet with a few other central ministers later today.

On Monday, he visited Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the two central ministers Nirmala Sitaraman and Jyotiraditya Scindia.

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