Foundation stone has been laid at 12:45 PM today, by the Prime Minister Sri Narendra Modi. There was a breeze of euphoria as the ancient capital city of Andhra Pradesh rose once again, to rule. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Union Minister Sri Venkaiah Naidu, Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister for Civil Aviation Ashok Gajapati Raju and CM of Telangana looked on as Mr Modi unvieled the foundation stone of Amaravati. History has been officially written.
Mr Modi then addressed the stage to offer “Mana Matti Mana Neeru”, soil and water from the Parliament and handed it over to Mr Naidu. Crowd went berserk as Mr Modi tried to speak in Telugu, quoting the famous lines of the great Sri Sri, “Nenu Saitham”
The foundation stone laid and Andhra Pradesh looks on to the greener pastures and brighter endeavors with Amaravati as its new capital city.