Live updates: YS Jagan meets Modi

After the mammoth win in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections in Andhra Pradesh,  YSRCP president and Andhra Pradesh chief minister-designate Jaganmohan Reddy met Narendra Modi in Delhi on Sunday (May 26). ALong with Jagan, Vijaya Sai Reddy and other leaders of YSRCP leaders were also present.

Jagan has invited Modi for the former’s swearing-in ceremony in Vijayawada to be held on May 30. However, Modi whose swearing-in ceremony as the Prime Minister falls on the same date may likely to skip Jagan’s ceremony. Having said that, the mete assures importance as Jagan had promised that whoever party supports SCS, his party would support it.

Meanwhile, a day earlier, Jagan met KCR at Pragati Bhavan and the two decided to work together for the mutual benefit of both Telugu states. With his bitter rival N. Chandrababu Naidu out of power in Andhra Pradesh, Chandrashekhar Rao extended the hand of friendship to his successor Jagan Mohan Reddy.

According to a statement from Telangana CM’s office, KCR made it clear that the policy of Telangana is to maintain cordial relations with neighbouring states in a give and take manner, and same would be followed in case of Andhra Pradesh also. The TRS chief said that, if only the River Godavari and the River Krishna waters are used effectively, then both the states would prosper in all aspects. “Right from the beginning it has been our intention to maintain cordial and friendly relations with neighbouring states,” said KCR.