The expert panel committee constituted by Andhra Pradesh on state development including capital Amaravati submitted reports to Chief Minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Friday. Addressing the media, Retired IAS officer GN Rao, the convenor of the panel stated that some zones in the state are in backward position and it is necessary to balance the development among every region.
He suggested the government to divide the state into four regions as North Coastal region consisting of Vizianagaram, Srikakulam and Visakhapatnam, Central Coastal region comprises of East and West Godavari and Krishna, South coastal region with Guntur, Prakasam and Nellore, Rayalaseema comprises of Chittoor, Kadapa, Anantapur and Kurnool. He also added that not to construct a capital city in a flood-affected area. For more information watch the video.