Vundavalli urges the State to file counter to KVP’s PIL on Polavaram project

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Former MP Vundavalli Arun Kumar today has urged the State government to file counter to the Public Interest Litigation filed by Rajya Sabha Member KVP Ramachandra Rao seeking High Court direction for execution of the Polavaram project completely by the Union Government.

Speaking to media here today, he said that the court directed the government to file counter in the case before December 19. “ This is going to be an advantage for the State government and it has to utilise the opportunity’, he said. Filing counter affidavit would not affect the relations with the Centre and moreover it would help the State. He advised the Chief Minister to look into the quality of work at the Polavaram project side. Releasing a few photographs to the media that shows cracks at several places, he said they were sent to the CMO for taking necessary action.

On Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance Bill, 2017, he said it was more dangerous than demonetisation and GST. It was against the interest of the people who deposit their money in nationalized banks. The bill will have an adverse impact on the finance and banking sectors’, he said. He appealed the members of Joint Parliamentary Committee form Andhra Pradesh and Telangana – Galla Jayadev and Visweswara Reddy to oppose the bill during the committee meeting.

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