Berlin, Germany, Aug 24: Alleging that Narendra Modi-led union government is differentiating between the BJP-ruled and non-BJP-ruled states, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said the moment the Congress party comes to power in 2019, it will grant the Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh.
“It was the commitment of the Prime Minister of India to the people of Andhra Pradesh. If the Prime Minister of India had committed to the people of Andhra Pradesh, it has to be done,” Rahul Gandhi said while interacting with the people of India Overseas Congress here in Berlin.
While replying to a question what is the Congress stand on granting Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh, he said the Government of India has committed it to the people of India.“This is not a gift India is giving to the people of Andhra Pradesh. (UNI)