Amaravati: Villagers in Amaravati region on Wednesday welcomed the Legislative Council of Andhra Pradesh sending the Decentralisation Bill (for setting up of three capitals) to a select committee.
The villagers waved at TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu and its general secretary Nara Lokesh when they leaders were on the way to their residence.
The TDP on Wednesday issued a notification to the chairman of the state Legislative Council to send the bill to a select committee.
Earlier on Monday, the Andhra Pradesh Assembly passed the 'Andhra Pradesh Decentralisation and Inclusive Development of All Regions Bill 2020'.
According to a release, the "Bill provides for the creation of three capital cities to usher in the decentralisation of development."
The Bill proposes to have a legislative capital at Amaravati, executive capital and Raj Bhavan at Visakhapatnam and judicial capital at Kurnool.