Andhra Pradesh (AP) cabinet has adopted a resolution to abolition the legislative council, which the government feels is a major hurdle for passing crucial bills. This cabinet chaired by the chief minister (CM) YS Jaganmohan Reddy.
This approval came after AP government failed to pass 2 important bills (Andhra Pradesh Decentralization and Inclusive development of All Regions Bill-2020 for the tri-capital system & and the AP Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) Act (Repeal) Bill) in the upper house of the legislature.
Important takeaways for all competitive exams:
- Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh: Jagan Mohan Reddy.
- Governor of Andhra Pradesh: Biswabhushan Harichandan.
- Capital of Andhra Pradesh: Amaravati.