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Andhra Governor seeks legal dept's advice on Bills for three capitals, CRDA

The Telugu Desam Party has requested the Governor not to give assent to the two Bills as the Legislative Council had disapproved the state government's policy in this regard

Andhra Pradesh Guv sends 3 Capitals, CRDA bills to law dept 'for advice'
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The ruling YSR Congress cried foul saying the TDP was only seeking to block the development of the backward Rayalaseema and north coastal Andhre regions by opposing the two Bills

Press Trust of India Amravati
The Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday sent the AP Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill, 2020,and the AP Capital Region Development Authority (Repeal) Bill, 2020, to Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan for his assent. But he is sending the two contentious Bills to the law department "for advice".

Highly-placed official sources said the Governor might refer the two Bills, which were intended to facilitate setting up of three different capitals for the state, to the President of India after legal examination.
The Opposition Telugu Desam Party has requested the Governor not to give assent to the two Bills as the Legislative

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First Published: Jul 18 2020 | 7:48 PM IST

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