In a strong-worded letter, KCR said, “India as a strong nation can only grow when states grow. Only strong and economically dynamic states can make India a strong country.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao told Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday that he would boycott Niti Aayog’s 7th board meeting scheduled for August 7 in strong protest against the current trend.” discriminatory” of the Center towards States.
In a forceful letter to Modi, KCR, as Rao is known, said, “India as a strong nation can only grow when states grow. Only strong and economically dynamic states can make India a strong country.
“In view of these facts, I do not find it useful to attend the 7th meeting of the Niti Aayog Board of Directors scheduled for August 7, 2022, and I am refraining from attending in strong protest against the current tendency of central government to discriminate against states and not treat them as equal partners in our collective effort to make India a strong and developed country,” Rao said in the letter recounting a host of reasons for his boycott of the meeting.
(Edited by : Sangam Sing)
First post: STI