Addressing a rally in Guntur, the Prime Minister took a swipe at the TDP chief and said, "Chandrababu Naidu has claimed he is senior to me, but he is senior in switching sides and deceiving his father-in-law (NT Rama Rao)".
When Modi arrived at Gannavaram airport in Vijayawada, TDP workers staged protests. While the saffron party is leaving no stone unturned to make the event a success, chief minister Chandrababu Naidu's party has planned major protests across the state.
Modi was in the state on Saturday as part of a two-day visit to the North East.
Prime Minister Modi is coming to witness the injustice that was done to Andhra Pradesh by him.
"Modi is coming for a war on AP".
PM Modi would lay foundation stone of 100-bed Employees' State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) health facility at Tiruppur that will cater to medical needs of over 100,000 workers and their family members in the hosiery town and nearby areas covered under the ESI Act. Meanwhile, Andhra Pradesh Minister for Information and Public Relations Kalava Srinivasulu told PTI at Tirupati that Naidu will go on a 12-hour-long fast, "Dharma Porata Deeksha" (protest for justice), from 8 am in New Delhi on February 11.
Naidu wrote a series of tweets lashing out at the Prime Minister.
After the bitter experience of BJP national president Amit Shah's recent road show in Srikakulam district's Palasa, where only a few people turned up, the state leadership is making efforts to ensure history is not repeated. This will be built at a cost of Rs 2,280 crore, according to BJP MP G V L Narasimha Rao.
The prime minister listed out central schemes including recently launched PM Kisan, Ayushman Bharat, Ujjwala Yojana for LPG connection and insurance for workers to counter the opposition's charge that the BJP-led government's policies are not benefitting the people.
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