Smriti Irani

Smriti Irani Promises Two New National Universities in Andhra Pradesh


On Tuesday, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani met the Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, N Chandrababu Naidu and in the meeting with him, she promised that the central government will now take steps to establish Central University and a Tribal University in the state.

According to a release by the CMO, the Central university is proposed to be set up in Anantapuramu district, while the tribal varsity is to be located in Vizianagaram district; with the state The state government has already agreed to provide necessary land for the two universities.

“Mr. Naidu told Smriti Irani that the Union Cabinet’s nod was required to establish the two universities and requested her to expedite the process. The Union HRD Minister responded positively to this,” a release from the CMO said.

In addition to this, on being told by Ms. Irani about Stanford and Yale’s interest in setting up branches in India, Mr. Naidu immediately asked her to arrange them in Amaravati, promising all the logistics necessary here.

This is great news for the state!