What will It Take to Revive Amaravati?

2024 • 3min • National • Politics


A river-front capital on the banks of the Krishna. A name that pays tribute to a 2,000-year-old Buddhist legacy, an ambitious Rs 58,000 crore dream project. Amaravati was pitched as the Capital city of Andhra Pradesh by TDP chief N Chandrababu Naidu. All that changed in 2019, with the change of government. The new government led by YS Jagan Mohan Reddy proposed a three-capital formula. The fate of Andhra Pradesh’s Capital now depends on who comes back to power in 2024. Will Amaravati take centre stage again or will it be a tri-capital state? News9 Plus decodes what it will take to revive Amaravati.