Flagship programme: Reaffirming that the Centre would continue to extend support to revenue deficit AP, Mr. Naidu said that Andhra Pradesh has been allotted 1.93 lakh houses under Housing for All scheme, a flagship programme of Central Government to provide housing for all by the year 2024. Of the sanctioned houses, Guntur district has got 24,576 houses, which includes 11,808 units sanctioned for Guntur alone. He also said that the State would get a new Railway Zone and added that the airport at Gannavaram would be upgraded into an international air port on the lines of Visakhapatnam and Tirupati.
Earlier, the Union Minister, along Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu unveiled a pylon for the development works to be taken at an estimated cost of Rs. 450 crore in Chilakaluripet Municipality. He also inaugurated the newly built Chilakaluripet Urban Police Station. Speaker Kodela Siva Prasada Rao, Minister for Agriculture Prathipati Pulla Rao, MP, Narsaraopet, Rayapati Sambasiva Rao, Inspector General of Police N. Sanjay, SP, Guntur Rural, K. Narayan Naik were also present.