Union Minister for Urban Development and M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday conducted an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas in Guntur district. He inspected affected villages of Pedanandipadu, Macherla and other villages and took stock of the situation.
The Union Minister who was accompanied by AP minister K Srinivas assured all help from the Centre to those affected by the incessant rains in the district. The heavy rains have damaged the standing crops in the district, the minister added. The Centre will sanction aid soon after getting a report on the quantum of the loss in the state, he assured. The Union minister met district Collector and directed him to ensure all necessary relief to the people in the rain-hit areas.