Siva Prasad said AP people were eagerly waiting for special status as promised by the BJP during the 2014 election campaign. It was unfortunate that the centre took U-turn on the issue. People will have to decide whether special package help AP to overcome the hurdles confronted the state after the bifurcation of Andhra Pradesh. However, the MP said chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu is striving hard to develop the state with the special package announced by the centre recently. Siva Prasad was the first ruling TDP leader responded against the special package.