Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Monday said he wants the Centre to allocate “more” funds for the state in the upcoming Union Budget.
“I would seek more funds for the state in the next central budget,” Naidu said.
“I would also ask for more allocation for Polavaram irrigation project, which has been declared as a national project,” the Chief Minister said.
The Union Budget will be presented in the Parliament on February 29.
Two days back, Andhra Pradesh Finance Minister Y Rama Krishnudu had submitted a memorandum to Arun Jaitely in New Delhi seeking additional funds for the state and Rs 4,000 crore for Polavaram project.